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DNA Webinar Archive

Sexual Assault Nurse Examiners and Victim Sensitive Evidence Collection

March 1, 2010 7:00 PM - March 2, 2010 6:59 PM

This webinar aims to increase understanding about the role Sexual Assault Nurse Examiners (SANEs) play in the proper collection of forensic evidence and in providing a supportive and empowering response to survivors. Participants will learn from Kim Day, RN, FNE A/P, SANE-A, Safe Technical Assistance Coordinator For the International Association of Forensic Nurses (IAFN); Jacqui Callari Robinson, RN, SANE-A, Director Prevention and Health Care Service, Wisconsin Coalition Against Sexual Assault, about how SANEs increase the probability of obtaining probative DNA evidence while minimizing trauma for survivors and how the involvement of SANEs increase prosecution rates.
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