Full course description
Dates: May 1-5, 2019
Times: 7:30am to 5:30pm each day
Location: Texas A&M University Health Science Center
College of Nursing
8447 Riverside Parkway
Bryan, Texas 77807
Google Map: https://goo.gl/maps/u7AXkbb3Wxt
Purpose: The purpose of this course is to educate nurses to conduct the medical-forensic examination for the pediatric population who has experienced sexual assault. Topics covered include: pediatric anogenital anatomy, pediatric medical-forensic examination, gathering a history from the pediatric patient, role of child protective services, sex offenders, pediatric strangulation, intersection of child maltreatment and domestic violence, and much more! This course adheres to the IAFN Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner Education Guidelines. Participants may use this course as they strive to complete Texas and national certification requirements.
Cost: Free. Lunch will be on your own.
Deadline for registration: April 15, 2019
Continuing Education Credit: Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Nursing is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Texas Nurses Association - Approver, an accredited approver with distinction, by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.