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National Nurses Week 2019

May 6th, 2019

This week we celebrate Nurses. We know you do more than play cards and this week we hope you take time to reflect on how important the work is that you do. Nurses live, breathe, and sleep their roles, so this week we hope you remember to de clutter your brain with some good self […]

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Upcoming Conference: UK Association of Forensic Nurses & Paramedics

May 3rd, 2019

The UK Association of Forensic Nurses & Paramedics is holding their annual one day conference on September 21, 2019. Check out this link for details and find out how you could purchase tickets to attend this fantastic conference: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/ukafnconf19-from-party-scene-to-crime-scene-tickets-56936310036

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New Forensic Nursing Opportunity: Office of the Chief Coroner in Toronto

April 25th, 2019

We are pleased to announce the posting of 2 full-time permanent forensic nursing positions as Coroner Investigators with the Office of the Chief Coroner, Ministry of the Solicitor General at the Forensic Services and Coroners Complex in Toronto. This initiative has been piloted for a year and will become a permanent part of our death […]

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BCIT Online Intro to Forensic Health Sciences Course

April 8th, 2019

Check out this 100% online undergrad course from BCIT!

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International Association of Coroners & Medical Examiners 2019 Annual Training Symposium

April 5th, 2019

Complete Registration Information found in Attached document 🙂

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FSCT 9850 Pediatric Sexual Violence Examiner

March 13th, 2019

From Colin Harris at BCIT: There are still some spaces in the Pediatric Sexual Violence Examiner course. This is a 100% online course. No attendance required. There are 3 live I hr interactive sessions via Webex, otherwise it is at your own pace as scheduled each week. Past attendees of this course have raved about […]

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Custody and Caring Conference

February 28th, 2019

The Custody and Caring Conference will be held October 23-25, 2019 in Saskatoon, SK. The Call for abstracts is currently open, with a deadline of March 10, 2019.  Further information can be found at http://custodyandcaring.usask.ca/

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PsychedUp CME with Dr. Diane McIntosh

February 28th, 2019

Dr. Diane McIntosh is a Psychiatrist in Vancouver. Dr. McIntosh developed a mental health CME program (www.psychedupcme.com) that she is delivering across Canada. Topics include depression, bipolar depression, anxiety disorders, adult ADHD, epigenetics…etc. Dr. McIntosh will be delivering PsychedUp CME in all below cities/dates. Registration is open on https://www.psychedupcme.com/events 2019 Edmonton, Oct 4 Niagara, Oct […]

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Pediatric Sexual Violence Course – BCIT

February 28th, 2019

FSCT 9850 PEDIATRIC SEXUAL VIOLENCE EXAMINER GRADUATE CERTIFICATE IN FORENSIC HEALTH SCIENCES Completely Online Course-See Flyer for details

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Nurse Volunteers wanted!

February 25th, 2019

Hello CFNA members, for several years, I have been a member of the PHAC, National Guidance Implementation Committee (NGIC) of the VEGA Project. Through this project, VEGA has created a “Handbook” with content on “how to recognize and respond safely to family violence”. There are three sections, child maltreatment, interpersonal violence and children’s exposure to […]

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