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Shelley Heibert

September 24th, 2015

It is with the utmost gratitude we say farewell to Shelley Heibert. You have been an integral part and poignant figure for the CFNA community from its beginnings. Your commitment has supported this group through the thick and thin of CFNA development. The society has progressed forward because of your passion for forensic nursing in […]

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Forensics Public Talk In Vancouver

September 14th, 2015

Forensics public talk in Vancouver on October 20th. Space is filling up very fast, but there is still time to register: http://www.genomebc.ca/news-events/event/2015-don-rix-distinguished-keynote-address/?eID=142

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Job Posting: Nurse Manager, Death Investigations Team

September 14th, 2015

Nurse Manager-Death Investigation System Ontario

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Human Trafficking – Free Online Education Module

August 11th, 2015

In the past year, referrals to the Forensic Nursing Service have significantly increased. Patients who have experienced person-to-person violence, including trafficking and exploitation, are being linked to appropriate health, social, and legal services because of your diligence and c.a.r.e. To celebrate the 1-Year Anniversary of launching the online module, “Human Trafficking – Help Don’t Hinder” […]

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Custody and Caring Conference

June 9th, 2015

14th Biennial International Conference on the Nurse’s Role in the Criminal Justice System Conference Brochure Link: www.custodyandcaring.usask.ca

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Addressing Past Sexual Assault in Clinical Settings – FREE EDUCATION!!!

June 5th, 2015

Addressing Past Sexual Assault in Clinical Settings was recently launched on May 1st and is open for registration.   Funded by the Province of Ontario through the Ontario Women’s Directorate, this free interactive online course can teach you:   ·about the long-term physical, psychological and social impacts of sexual assault; ·how to create an environment that supports disclosure; ·how […]

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FORENSIC NURSES: ‘We can’t change their lives. But we can help.’

June 5th, 2015

This is an article featuring FNE’s in Surrey BC http://www.thenownewspaper.com/news/forensic-nurses-we-can-t-change-their-lives-but-we-can-help-1.1957502  

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Happy Nursing Week – May 11 – 17th!

May 11th, 2015

To all of our forensic nursing colleagues across Canada and internationally – we would like to extend a huge thank you for the incredible contributions you are making to the patients, families, and communities that you serve.  This year the Canadian Nurses Association (CNA) nursing week theme is – Nurses:  With you every step of the way. […]

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