Thistle & Thorns – MN IAFN Chapter Winter Education Conference






Location: Live virtually via Microsoft Teams with recording available on-demand until February 2nd, 2023

Cost: Free for MN Chapter Members and Minnesota Community Partners, including Advocates, Law Enforcement Personnel, Legal Personnel, and HRSA Grant Participants

Non-Chapter Member/Community Partner: $50



8:00 AM-8:05 AM: Welcome

8:05 AM-0930 AM: Intimate Partner Violence with Case Study, Kelly Nelson-Cichosz, BSN, RN, SANE-A, Allina Health Forensic Nursing Program

09:30 AM-9:45 AM: Break

9:45 AM-11:15 AM: Non-Fatal Strangulation with Case Study, Savanha Winkel MSN, RN, SANE-A, Regions SANE Program

11:15 AM-12:30 PM: Six Principles of Trauma Informed Practice, Peter Singer

12:30 PM-1:00 PM: Lunch

1:00 PM- 2:45 PM: Keynote Speaker, Jessica Lee Peterson, Thistle & Thorns

2:45 PM – 3:00 PM – Break

3:00 PM – 4:30 PM Prosecution of Domestic Violence Cases, Hennepin County Attorney’s Office – Rachel Kraker