Medical Advocacy Panel

An interactive panel discussion with medical advocate experts across various backgrounds. The panel will highlight the value of advocacy accompaniment for the patient during the medical forensic exam, the importance of multidisciplinary collaboration, and discuss the advocacy needs of adult, adolescent, and pediatric survivors from diverse communities.

Chantel Hammond MSN, RN, AFN-C, SANE-A, SANE-P
Karla Vierthaler, MPA
Sara Walters, Ph. D
Laurelle Sheppard
Lori Jenkins
Gina Scaramella


Webinar FAQs

CE: 1.5

Contact hours will be awarded for this activity for IAFN members who register, attend the activity, and complete an evaluation.  This event is specifically targeted to nurses. The International Association of Forensic Nurses is an accredited provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. The planners, presenters, and content reviewers of this webinar have disclosed no conflicts of interest. 

If you are an IAFN member, please click here for instructions on how to view this webinar in IAFN’s Online Learning Center and earn Nursing CE.

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Simply register to watch this video through the FREE form below, watch the video on the next page, and then complete the follow-up evaluation. Please DO NOT share a the direct link of the video. We need to track who watches the video due to our grant funding requirements.

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