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  • IAFN Member Kristy Schwetman Honored

    Schwetman, an emergency room nurse at Lourdes Hospital, was presented an award for her work as a Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner (SANE) at the 13th annual Sexual Assault Awareness & Prevention Month Awards more
  • Pamela Holtzinger is still fighting to protect women!

    Since the mid-1990s, strangulation has been identified as one of the most lethal forms of domestic violence and one that carries significant risk of medical complications, according to the Training Institute on Strangulation Prevention in San Diego. Despite ... more
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    The battle to fight for victims of sexual assault is ongoing in Idaho. From medical attention to sexual assault evidence kits, and putting laws in place to protect the victims. more

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Member in the News:
Alice Blair MSN, FNP, RN, SANE-A 



Congratulations to IAFN Member Alice Blair MSN, FNP, RN, SANE-A who recently received a Lydia Martinez Multidisciplinary Collaboration Award from the New York Coalition Against Sexual Assault. 

The Lydia Martinez Multidisciplinary Collaboration Awards recognize excellent service by individuals - from the multidisciplinary team - involved in ensuring the best care possible to survivors of sexual
assault in New York City. 

Alice was nominated by the social work supervisor at her workplace.

Read more about Alice

Journal of Forensic Nursing® Author Feature

 Dr. Janice Ceccucci is the author of the article titled, Evaluating Nurse Practitioners Perceived Knowledge, Competence, and Comfort Level in Caring for the Sexually Abused Child, published in the Jan/Mar 2018 issue of the Journal of Forensic Nursing. Read More

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