The STEP-UP Extravaganza: An Inter-professional SANE Conference
The University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Nursing’s Annual Forensic Nursing Conference is back! Funded by a grant the from Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), the title of this year’s conference is “The STEP UP Extravaganza: An Inter-professional SANE Conference”. The program for the two-day event includes local and national experts and speakers who will present core information essential for all members of the interdisciplinary forensics team with an emphasis on the educational needs of the SANE.
Advanced Practice Nurses, Physicians, Registered Nurses, Law Enforcement, Attorneys, Patient Advocates, other Community Partners
This conference will provide a comprehensive overview of forensic nursing care across the lifespan. Attendees will apply principles of forensic concepts to practice enhancing their skills in patient centered care, and learn valuable techniques for coping and self-care.
|The STEP-UP Extravaganza; An Inter-professional SANE Conference|
|Monday, April 24, 2023|
|7:00am - 7:50am||Registration/ Breakfast|
|7:50am - 8:00am||Welcome and Introductions||Wendy Likes, Dean of UTHSC College of Nursing|
|8:00am - 8:50am|
“Forensic Nursing: Past, Present, & Future.”
|Stacey Mitchell, DNP, SANE-A, SANE-P, DF-AFN, FAAN|
|9:00am - 9:50am||"Toxicology Considerations for the SANE"||Alison Rudd, EdD, FNP-C, ENPC, SANE-A|
|9:50am - 10:00am||Break|
|10:00am - 10:50am||" Sexual Abuse in Children; a Necessary Conversation on a difficult Topic"||Lauren Burge, MD|
|11:00am - 11:50am||" A Story of Triumph over Tragedy: Your Role in the Journey"||Michelle Corrao, Sexual Assault Survivor|
|12:00pm - 01:00pm|
Lunch and Learn
Sexual Assault Kits: The Lab Perspective
|Heather Lenzy, TBI Special Agent and Forensic Scientist Manager|
|1:00pm - 2:30pm||"Intimate Partner Violence and Strangulation"||Megan Ryan, Assistant County Attorney & Kate Winter, Victim Advocate|
|2:45pm - 4:15pm||"Penetrating and Perforating Injuries"||Jennifer Johnson, DNP, APRN, AFN-BC, SANE-A, SANE-P, AFN-C, DF-AFN|
|4:30pm - 5:30pm||"A Healing Journey: Preserving Self While Helping Others"||Gary Osborne, Psychotherapist|
|5:30pm||Closing||Lisa Beasley, DNP, APRN, NP-C|
|Tuesday April 25, 2023|
|8:00am - 8:50am||Registration/ Breakfast|
|9:00am - 11:00am||"Understanding the Role of the SANE in the Courtroom"||Josh Dougan, Madison County Assistant District Attorney|
|11:15am-12:00pm||Continuation- "Understanding the Role of the SANE in the Courtroom"||Josh Dougan, Madison County Assistant District Attorney|
|1:00pm-4:15pm||Mock Trial||Shelby County District Attorney's Office, Andrea Sebastian, DNP, SANE-A, & Amanda Taylor, FNP-Shelby County CVRCC|
|4:30pm-5:30pm||"Therapeutic Drumming for Self-Care"||Dave Spak, Motivational Speaker|
|5:30pm-6pm||Closing and Evaluation||Lisa Beasley, FNP, APRN, NP-C|
Conflicts of Interest: A Conflict of Interest occurs when an individual has an opportunity to affect educational content about health-care products or services of a commercial interest with which she/he has a financial relationship.
The planners and presenters of this NCPD activity have disclosed no relevant financial relationships with any commercial interests pertaining to this activity.
Commercial Support: No
Noncommercial Sponsor Support: No
Off-label Product Use: This NCPD activity does not include any unannounced information about off-label use of a product for a purpose other than that for which it was approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
NCPD Credit Designation: The University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis designates this live activity for 15.75 hours NCPD credits. No partial credit will be awarded. To receive full contact credits, you must be in attendance for at least 80% of the program, and complete and submit the evaluation at the conclusion of the event.
Successful Completion of this Nursing Professional Development Activity:
In order to receive full contact-hour credit for this NCPD activity, you must:
Be in attendance for at least 80% of the program, and
Complete and submit the Evaluation through the link provided at the conclusion of the program.
The University of TN Health Science Center College of Nursing, Memphis is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
- 15.75 ANCC
- 15.75 Attendance