In the ongoing struggle to protect would-be victims from sexual predators, great advances are being made in forensic nursing research and practice, from strangulation assessment to the photographic documentation of injuries and beyond. Valerie Krasneski-Schreiber, unit director of the UPMC Mercy Hospital emergency department; Debra Shane, UPMC Mercy Hospital sexual assault nurse examiner; Kathleen Sekula, Duquesne University School of Nursing Professor; and investigative and legal experts, discuss these topics in this archived full-day seminar hosted in collaboration with the Duquesne University School of Nursing.
Funding for this Forensic Technology Center of Excellence event has been provided by the National Institute of Justice.
A certificate of completion is available for all who register and attend this webinar.
Benjamin Wecth, MA
Lt. Donald O’Connor
Charles LoPresti, Esq.
L. Kathleen Sekula, PhD, APRN
Valeria Krasneksi-Schrieber, RN
Debra Shane, RN
Judy Hale Reed, MPA
Laura Ditka, Esq.
Please contact us at ForensicCOE@rti.org for any questions.
Each of our webinars is archived within about two weeks of the live date and will be posted on our website. Please subscribe to our newsletter for notifications.