Center for Professional Development

Part 1 - The Assessment and Evaluation of the Adult Sexual Assault Survivor

Introductory Course

An online and three-day, in-person, course
40 contact hours

Course ID:SAFE-I

Offered on the Following Dates


16 Hour Online Portion :

The online portion of this course must be completed before one can receive a certificate
Information on how to access the online portion of the class will be given when you register.

Onsite portion : October 16, 17, 18 , 2014
9am-6pm

 


Registration & Fees

Register for Assessment and Evaluation of the Adult Sexual Assault Survivor »

 

Description 

This introductory course is designed to provide the professional nurse, nurse practitioner, or nurse midwife who wishes to practice as a sexual assault forensic examiner (SAFE) of the physician who wishes to refine skills with a comprehensive educational program.  Course content includes how to do the assessment, evaluation, and treatment of an adult sexual assault injury, forensic concepts, documentation, evidence collection, legal aspect, and the role of the provider from initial intervention to courtroom responsibilities. Methods include didactic sessions as well as clinical practice.  Use of technology including the colposcope and photography are included in the course.  Selected days are open to social workers, rape crisis personnel, law enforcement, and other interested professionals.

 

Location & Map

The first part of this course is online. Details will be provided.

Onsite portion at Rutgers School of Nursing
180 University Avenue
Newark, NJ

Faculty

Ginger Evans MS APN-BC SANE-A & and a multidisciplinary team of experts will also participate including a prosecutor, crime lab personnel, and practicing certified SANE-A nurses.

Questions?

cpdn@rutgers.edu
973-972-6655

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*This continuing nursing education activity was approved by New Jersey State Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission On Accreditation.

Rutgers School of Nursing is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the New Jersey State Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission On Accreditation.
Provider Number P290-6/14-17.

 

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