Upcoming Chapter Meetings 2020

Friday, August 14th, 2020:  0800-1200

Virtual (Zoom) “Forensic Friday” with the WI Chapter IAFN!!



-Round Table: “Caring for Forensic Patients with COVID” 
-WI DOJ SANE Coordinator Updates: Susie Kanack
-WI Committee Updates:  AG SART, Crime Lab, SANE Sustainability, and Documentation/Protocols (including updates/voting on the Adult/Adolescent Documentation)
-Upcoming Chapter Board of Directors Elections Discussion
Past 2020 Meetings:
March 10 2020:  Mercy Hospital & Trauma Center, Janesville
-Susie Kanack- DOJ SANE Coordinator Updates, Special Agent Jeff Berkley- Human Trafficking, Meghan Van Heertum- Implementing a Human Trafficking Screening Tool
May 2020:  Helen Kelly Conference CANCELLED Due to COVID-19

Past 2019 Meetings:

March 28 2019:  St. Vincent’s Hospital, Green Bay 

-Jennifer Yates from Childrens WI and Green Bay CAC  and Amy Reggin- Drug Endangered Children 

May 13-15 2019: 16th Annual Helen Kelly Forensic Nursing Conference- La Crosse

August 28 2019: Waukesha Memorial Hospital

-ICAC representative Nicholas Gates, Native American Cultural Competency & WI-IAFN Adult and Adolescent Guideline Update 

November 13 2019:  Marshfield Medical Center

-Forensic Nurses Week Celebration; 2020 BOD Nominations and Voting; Round Table Discussion: Storage of Photos/Charts, SANE Program Staffing/Scheduling Models; and Hmong DVSA Cultural Competency

Past 2018 Meetings:

March 29: Sojourner Family Peace Center, Milwaukee

-History and  the Future of Family Peace Center; Captain Aimee Obregon- Sensitive Crimes Division; Dr. Erin Schubert & Tristan Gross- Outcomes, Evaluations, Intake; Judy Walczak, NP and Macy Grimm, Child Life Specialist; WI-CAN Sexual Assault Peer Review with Dr. Rita Kadamian, DNP

May 21-23: Heidel House Resort and Spa- Green Lake, WI Helen Kelly Forensic Nursing Conference

September 12: Gundersen Health System- La Crosse

-HIV, Prophylaxis and the Sexual Assault Patient: Dr. Deena Athas, MD, GHS Infectious Disease, Carolyn Villareal, Pharmacist, GHS,  and Jodie Muth, DVSA Advocate;

-IAFN Organizational Updates and Chapter Updates; Wisconsin Chapter Financial Update;

-GHB Facilitated Sexual Assault and the FNE’s Assessment: Sabrina Magris and Martina Grassi, École Universitaire Internationale, Rome Italy; 

-EVAWI Recap: Elder Abuse and Rapid DNA Testing; Lynn Herge, RN Case Review

November 2018: Weston, WI

-Death Investigation – Leah Scheidt, Marathon Co.; Board Voting; Domestic Violence – Lee Shipway MSW, LCSW from Peaceful Solutions Counseling Center

Past 2017 Meetings:

March 8- Portage, Divine Savior HealthCare

-Crime Lab Presentation, Suspect Documentation Updates, Walgreen HIV PEP

May 22 and 23- Stevens Point, Holiday Inn Conference Center

-14th Annual Helen Kelly Forensic Nursing Conference

September 7- Eau Claire, Eau Claire County Government Center

-LGBTQI Population, Creation and Implement of a Space Space Policy, WI-IAFN SANE Suspect Examination/Evidence Collection Guideline Review and Vote, Wisconsin Child Abuse Network (WI CAN) Sexual Assault Peer Review with case examples of pediatric patients.

November 9- Winnebago, Winnebago County Extension- Coughlin Center

-Mental Health Presentation including timeline, personality disorders, schizophrenia, psychopaths and antisocial personality disorders.