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Beyond the Bedside: Increasing the Footprint of Forensic Nursing

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Indiana Army National Guard Headquarters

9920 East 59th Street

Indianapolis, IN 46216

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JOIN YOUR AFN COLLEAGUES AT THE INDIANAPOLIS 2019 REGIONAL CONFERENCE THIS SUMMER ON JULY 15 & 16!

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Build your knowledge base, and enhance your forensic nursing practice and skills over two fast-paced conference days! The forensic nursing topics are multi-faceted – current issues forensic nurses face every day.

Be sure to join us at the reception following day one of the conference on the grounds of the former Fort Benjamin Harrison Army parade field. Don’t miss this opportunity to network with other forensic nurses.

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FIND THE COMPLETE PROGRAM GUIDE HERE!

DAY ONE PROGRAM AGENDA - JULY 15, 2019

  • Bad to the Bone: The Interconnectedness of Pet Abuse, Child Abuse and IPV
  • Review and Research in Intimate Partner Violence - Update
  • Impact on Forensic Nursing - Virginia Henderson Library

DAY TWO PROGRAM AGENDA - JULY 16, 2019

  • When the Attorney is the Cure for the Patient
  • Conducting a Medical History from a Child
  • Consent & Capacity: What the Forensic Nurse Needs to Know
  • Elder Abuse
  • Role of the Forensic Nurses in Domestic Violence Fatality Review Teams
  • Nurses on Coalition Boards

PROGRAM OBJECTIVES

  • Describe the role of the medical legal partnership in a clinical setting.
  • Understand the intersectionality of and interventions to mitigate the impact of animal abuse, child abuse and intimate partner violence.
  • Recognize and apply methods for developmentally appropriate, trauma-informed structure or open-ended interviews to elicit sexual abuse histories from children.
  • Review the role and recognize contributions of forensic nurses on state coalition boards.
  • Describe the contributions of the Virginia Henderson library, its resources and the need for sustainability through the future nursing workforce.
  • Explore the newest intimate partner violence and elder abuse evidence and reflect upon the integration of evidence into forensic nursing practices.

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9920 East 59th Street

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