Deborah G. Jozwiak

320 Fisher Hall
600 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15282
Email: wechtinstitute@duq.edu
Phone: 412-396-1330
Fax: 412-396-1331

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    Forensic Fridays Seminars

    FORENSIC FRIDAYS

    A CLE and Professional Education Seminar Series
    JANUARY - APRIL 2014
    AFRICA ROOM, DUQUESNE UNION
    Duquesne University

    PLEASE NOTE THAT THE FINAL 'FORENSIC FRIDAYS' SESSION OF THE 2014 SPRING SERIES WILL BE ON
    APRIL 11, 2014:

    "Best Practices in SEXUAL ASSAULT Cases:
    An Interdisciplinary Approach"

    Friday, April 11
    9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
    Africa Room, Duquesne Union
    Duquesne University

    In the ongoing struggle to protect would-be victims from sexual predators, great advances are being made in forensic nursing research and practice, from the neurobiology of trauma, to strangulation assessment, to the photographic documentation of injuries and beyond.
    Please join our interdisciplinary panel of experts, including Laura Ditka, senior deputy attorney general for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania; Valerie Krasneski-Schreiber, unit director of the UPMC Mercy Hospital emergency department; UPMC Mercy sexual assault nurse examiner Debra Shane; Duquesne University School of Nursing Professor L. Kathleen Sekula; McCandless Police Lieutenant Donald O'Connor; criminal defense attorney Charles LoPresti; and Judy Hale Reed of the W. Pennsylvania Human Trafficking Coalition; for this full-day seminar.

    This program is approved by the Pennsylvania CLE Board for six (6) hours of substantive CLE credits.

    This course has been approved for three (3) hours of continuing education by the Pennsylvania Coroners' Education Board under the provisions of Act 22 of 1988.

    This program is offered for six (6) hours of social work continuing education through co-sponsorship of the University of Pittsburgh's School of Social Work, a Council on Social Work-accredited school and, therefore, a PA pre-approved provider of social continuing education. These credit hours satisfy requirements for LSW/LCSW, LPC and LMFT biennial license approval. For information on social work continuing education, call 412-624-3711

    PA State Nurses Association credits for this program are pending approval.

    Discounts available off any of the above pricing as follows (only one discount allowed per registrant):
    DU Alumni: 20%
    Senior Citizens (65+): 20%
    Military Veterans: 20%

    Discounts are available for groups of 5 or more.  Please contact the Institute for more information.

    **Did you miss any of our past seminars?  See what topics we have covered in the past.  DVDs of many of the seminars are available.  Contact us at wechtinstitute@duq.edu for more information.