Articles from June 2016

Upcoming SANE-A Trainings!

Upcoming SANE-A Trainings!
Two different opportunities to get your 40-hour SANE-A Training

Saint Paul, MN
September 19-23, 2016
Registration requires a $200 refundable placeholder fee
and a $100 food fee for breakfast, lunch, and snacks provided
throughout the week.
Registrants who complete the entire training will be refunded
their $200 placeholder fee.
Registration closes August 5th.
Space is limited to 25 nurses with priority given to nurses
practicing in southern MN and the Twin Cities Metro area.

For the Saint Paul training, register here!
Email Linda Walther with any questions.
St Paul training info

Duluth, MN
October 13-14 & 19-21, 2016
Training cost is $350, which includes the cost of lunch and snacks.
An additional day of clinical skills training is included in the cost.

Contact Em Westerlund, SANE Program Coordinator at PAVSA,
with questions and for financial assistance provided by MNCASA.
So, register early! For the Duluth training, register here!  Duluth Flyer
218-726-1442 x24

Join us for one of these important training opportunities!
40 CEUs are available for both trainings
Content Coordinators:
Linda Walther, RN, SANE-A, SANE-P & Ellen Johnson, RN, SANE-A, CEN, CPEN

SANE Training Flyer – please share with anyone interested in attending a SANE training!

IAFN Conference Scholarships available

first time

For the first time ever – the Minnesota IAFN Chapter will award three $500 scholarships to forensic nurses from Minnesota to attend the annual
International Conference on Forensic Nursing Science and Practice 

September 29 – October 2, 2016 In Denver Colorado

Who May Apply? All Forensic Nurses in Minnesota.
One scholarship will be awarded to a forensic nurse going to the annual conference for the first time. Minnesota IAFN Chapter members will be given priority for two of the scholarships.

Scholarship applications must be submitted by July 11, 2016

The three scholarship awardees will be notified by July 18, 2016 (in time for the early registration fee)

The scholarships will be given  to the awardees after a copy of the conference registration fee is submitted to

If you are interested in applying please fill out the application form 

Questions? email