Articles from October 2012

Minnesota SANE on IAFN Ballot






November 2012 IAFN Board Elections:

Position of: Director at Large

Carolyn Garcia, St. Paul, MN

University of Minnesota School of Nursing, Associate Professor,

Regions Hospital St. Paul. Minnesota SANE?A

On November 1st every IAFN voting member will receive an email from
the IAFN Election Coordinator. This email will include your Member Number
and a unique and one-time use election passcode. Voting members may login
to the election website to view the candidates, their bios and cast their vote.
The election cycle will close November 30, 2012.

Save the Date!





6th Annual Forensic Investigation Conference
Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence, Child and
Elder Abuse….From Scene to Courtroom

May 13 – 14, 2013: Pre-Conference

May 15 – 17, 2013: Conference

Kansas City Convention Center

email   or call (816)-932-5100

Discounted & government rate hotel rooms


October Education

October 25, 2012 6:30-8:30 pm
Abbott Northwestern Hospital Education Building
821 East 26th Street Minneapolis





Our October Education will be several 15-20 minute presentations on a variety of topics of interest to Forensic Nurses.
Many Minnesota SANEs went to the IAFN conference in Puerto Rico this and will be highlighting what they learned.
Have you been to a conference and would like to share it with the group?
This is a great opportunity to do “public speaking” to an interested and supportive group!
Send me your topic ideas and I will put you on the agenda.

There is no charge for this event and will have 2 CEUs for attending.


We have a great Education planned for November! It will be on November 29th 6:30-8:30 pm at Regions Hospital.
Darkness to Light    End Child Sexual Abuse Training. This event will be open to any one interested in attending! Health Care professionals, Law Enforcement, Teachers, Childcare providers. There will be more information soon.