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Best Practices: Sexual Assault Investigations

Event Dates
All times are Eastern Time unless noted otherwise.
Event Duration
120 minutes
Location
Online

This forum will focus on emerging techniques and developments associated with evidence collection training; evidence analysis utilizing Y-STR capabilities; victim-centric care approaches (e.g., understanding the neurobiology of the victim in sexual assault; the emerging practice of telehealth); and key factors that are essential to policy change. Forum presentations will discuss development of best practices for resolving issues related to sexual assault, and will showcase emerging technologies associated with the collection and analysis of sexual assault evidence. Forum presenters include researchers, practitioners, and stakeholders who are thoroughly involved in the development and implementation of policies that address these topics.​

Contact Information
If you have questions about this course or difficulty with login or registration, contact the Forensic Science Technology Center of Excellence.

Event Type
Webinar
Event Option(s)
Online, On demand
Contact
NIJ Forensic Technology Center of Excellence (RTI International)
Presenter(s)
Jack Ballantyne, Ph.D.
Affiliation
National Center for Forensic Science, University of Central Florida
Jeri D. Ropero-Miller, Ph.D., D-ABFT
Affiliation
RTI International
Patricia Melton, Ph.D.
Affiliation
RTI Center for Forensic Sciences
Gerry LaPorte, MSFS
Affiliation
Office of Investigative and Forensic Sciences, National Institute of Justice
Eileen Allen, MSN, RN, FN-CSA, SANE-A, SANE-P
Affiliation
Monmouth County Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner Program
Kris Rose
Affiliation
Office for Victims of Crime
Patricia M. Speck, FNP-BC, SANE-A, SANE-P, DF-IAFN, FAAFS, FAAN
Affiliation
University of Tennessee Health Science Center
Shamara Garner
Affiliation
Houston Police Department
Registration Status
Open
Eligibility
Free and open to all. ​
Credits

Documentation of Attendance

Date Created: October 7, 2014