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FSCT 7810 – INTRODUCTION TO FORENSIC HEALTH SCIENCES

November 27th, 2015

Forensic health care and forensic nursing are emerging as new concepts in medical/health care in Canada. This course will provide health care professionals and other related professionals with an introduction to the forensic health sciences and their application to Canadian clinical practice. The specific areas of sexual assault, death investigation, child maltreatment, elder abuse and […]

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CNA Survey on Primary Health Care

November 23rd, 2015

CNA is conducting an important survey on primary health care because, despite being a valuable and decades-old approach, we believe it hasn’t been implemented to its fullest potential in Canada.   Primary health care focuses on the way services are delivered. The core principles include (1) active public participation; (2) accessibility; (3) health promotion and […]

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MYTHS, STEREOTYPES, MISCONCEPTIONS OF NON-STRANGER SEXUAL ASSAULT

November 19th, 2015

Conference DAVID LISAK is returning to Saskatoon on MONDAY JANUARY 25, 2015. “MYTHS, STEREOTYPES, MISCONCEPTIONS OF NON-STRANGER SEXUAL ASSAULT: Implications for Policy, Practice and Response. Women know their sexual attacker in three-quarters (3/4) of incidents: 45% as a casual acquaintance or friend, 17% as an intimate partner and 13% as a non-spousal family member. (Statistics […]

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2016 Spring Conference: Forensic Puzzles: Putting the Pieces Together

November 17th, 2015

Save the Date! The Ontario Coroners Association’s 2016 Spring Conference: Forensic Puzzles: Putting the Pieces Together Saturday, May 14, 2016 White Oaks Resort and Spa Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario  

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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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