Forensic Nurse Examiner Sexual Assault Medical Expert

Provides Opinion & Testimony In:

Certified Forensic Nurse, Interpersonal violence, Forensic Imaging, Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner Adult Adolescents (SANE-A), Domestic Violence, Strangulation, Medical Forensic, Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner Pediatrics (SANE-P), medical-Forensic Examinations, Sex Crimes, Violent Crimes,

Education:

Masters of Science in Nursing, Grand Canyon University
Expected graduation – 2017

Bachelor of Science in Nursing, University of Phoenix
May 2015

Associate Degree in Nursing, Glendale Community College
June 1997

 

Professional Positions

Registered Nurse  Forensic Nurse Examiner, Scottsdale Healthcare/HonorHealth
May 2004 – Present

Registered Nurse, St. Josephs Hospital and Medical Center Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
June 1997 – March 2005

 

Consulting:

Broening, Oberg, Woods & Wilson, Nurse Consultant
October 2007

Forensic Nurse Consultant  Steven Pitt & Associates, Forensic and General Psychiatry
May 2008 – Present

United States Air Force Expert Consultant
December 2011, February 2012, April 2012,
June 2012, November 2012, January 2013,
May 2013, September 2013, November 2013
January 2014, October 2015

Law Office of Dana Carpenter, Expert Consultant
August 2012

Pinal County Attorney’s Office, Expert Consultant
November 2012

 

Certifications:

Certified Forensic Nurse American College of Forensic Examiners International
March 2005

Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner – Adults/Adolescents
Forensic Nurse Certification Board
International Association of Forensic Nurses
June 2005

Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner – Pediatrics
Forensic Nurse Certification Board
International Association of Forensic Nurses
May 2007

 

Revisions:

Revision Author
Multidisciplinary Protocol for the Investigation Of Child Abuse: Maricopa County
Maricopa County, Arizona
2008-2009, 2013-2014

 

Professional  Affiliations:

American College of Forensic Examiners International
International Association of Forensic Nurses

Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing

 

Honors:

Phi Beta Kappa Graduate, Glendale Community College, June 1997

Police Chief Unit Award, Phoenix Police Department, December 2005

Sigma Theta Tau International, Honor Society of Nursing, June 2012

 

Conferences:

Available Upon Request

Training & Presentations:

Available Upon Request

 

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