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Eyes Wide Open: One-Day Iowa Human Trafficking Summit

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1212 Northwest 36th Street

Ankeny, IA 50023

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This 1-day summit will supply front line professionals with updates on key topics related to advancing anti-trafficking efforts in Iowa.

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Professionals in all fields —law enforcement, legislation, social care, foster care, counseling, school administration, nursing, clergy, etc.— are encouraged to come and hear more about the support available to them on the front lines of Iowa’s fight against human trafficking and slavery.

In addition to arming attendees with anti-trafficking tools and information, this summit will also provide opportunities to network, celebrate successes, and brainstorm ways in which front line professionals can receive timely updates on anti-trafficking efforts and resources in the future.

CEU credits will be offered. This conference is approved for:

- 1.25 CLE credits from the Iowa Courts Commission for Attorneys

- 6 CEUs for specialists certified through Homicide & Other Violent Crime (HVOC)

- 6 Law Enforcement CEs

- 6 CEs from the Iowa Coalition Against Sexual Assault

- 6 CEs from DHS (foster care credit)

Additional CEs are pending and will be communicated as information becomes available.

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Panel 1: Legislative/Law Enforcement Perspectives

  • Virginia Bruner: Assistant United States Attorney for the Southern District of IA
  • Angela Kenyon Davis: AKD Legal Consulting
  • Sarah Shambrook: Victim Coordinator | Marsy's Law for Iowa
  • Karen Gale: FBI - Victim Advocacy

Panel 2: Medical/Social Services Perspectives

  • Nikki Romer: Forensic Interviewer at Blank Hospital
  • Teresa Davidson: ARNP, MSN, MA Anti-Human Trafficking Coordinator, Mercy Medical Center
  • Shannon Findlay, MD: Clinical Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine, University of Iowa

Panel 3: Available Tools and Resources

  • Gretchen Brown-Waech: Iowa Attorney General, Victim Services
  • Yolanda Harden: Regional Director, Set Me Free
  • Jessica Rohrs: Director of Victim Services, Victim Services Hotline
  • Christine Bussey: Victim Witness Program Coordinator, United States Attorney's Office, Southern District of Iowa
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1212 Northwest 36th Street

Ankeny, IA 50023

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