Date/Time: 
02/08/2012 - 8:00am to 5:00pm
Location
City: 
Tazewell
Country: 
253
Sponsoring Agency: 
THE TENNESSEE BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION AND TAZEWELL POLICE DEPARTMENT
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
AMY ALLEN
Contact Phone: 
615-744-4098
Contact Email: 
AMY.ALLEN@TN.GOV
Description: 

 

The training, which is aimed at law enforcement, social services, and the courts, will include an overview of human trafficking and an examination of trafficking in Tennessee. The training will also include trafficking laws, investigative strategies, case studies, and a panel discussion by various community members who work with victims of trafficking. A review of the Tennessee amber alert plan will also be included.
Date/Time: 
04/03/2009 - 12:00am to 5:00am
Location
Address: 

J. Walter Barnes Conference Center
Jackson Madison County General Hospital
620 Skyline Drive

City: 
Jackson
Postal Code: 
38301
Country: 
253
Sponsoring Agency: 
Jackson SANE/SART Program
Description: 

Attendees: Should be Registered or Advance Practice Nurses with appropriate prerequisites to qualify to take the IAFN SANE-A Certification Exam. NONE. (Normally, class alone costs $75 for an IAFN Member & $100 non-Member) This class is being paid though a grant to the Jackson SANE/SART Program from the State of Tennessee Office of Criminal Justice Programs #Z0703307300. A working lunch will be provided.

Description:
SANE-A Certification Exam Review/Prep Course This program seeks to prepare the attendee for the IAFN SANE-A Certification Exam, Upon completion of this workshop, participants will be able to discuss methods recommended to prepare for the SANE-A exam; identify key information to be documented during the medical/forensic examination; list three steps in preparing to present testimony in court; describe clinical management of the sexually assaulted patient; and recall the roles and responsibilities of the multi- disciplines involved in sexual assault response. Greater than 90% of past SANE-A Review Course attendees pass the Certification Exam the first time.
Jackson Contacts:
Capt. Mike Holt
Jackson Police Department
731-425-8493
mholt@cityofjackson.net

Heather Wheeler RN SANE-A
731-499-1185
heathertucker@hotmail.com

Sponsored by:
Jackson SANE/SART Program
Jackson Police Department
Jackson Madison County General Hospital
Presented by:
International Association of Forensic Nurses

General Information
7.5 Continuing Education Units Upon Completion
Class Size is Limited.
 
Costs and Fees:

Date/Time: 
09/09/2011 - 8:30am to 4:00pm
Location
Address: 

2 International Drive, Suite 300

City: 
Nashville
Postal Code: 
37217
Country: 
253
Sponsoring Agency: 
The Tennessee Coalition to End Domestic and Sexual Violence
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
Dianne Stewart
Contact Email: 
dstewart@tncoalition.org
Description: 

The Tennessee Coalition to End Domestic and Sexual Violence will host a statewide Legal Advocacy training on Wednesday, September 9, 2011. Registration begins at 8:30 and the training will be from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm at International Plaza, 2 International Plaza, Suite 300. The training will include:
• Basics of civil and criminal law in cases of domestic and sexual violence;
• The role of the advocate and tips on avoiding the unauthorized practice of law; and
• Information on immigration benefits for immigrant victims of domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, stalking, and trafficking
This training will be facilitated by Robin Harris Kimbrough, Esq.
Robin Harris Kimbrough, Esq. is Legal Counsel for the Coalition and has worked with public interest issues for over ten years. This Phi Beta Kappa graduate of Fisk University received her law degree from Emory School of Law in 1995. Upon graduation, she received an appointment as an Assistant Attorney General for the State of Tennessee and continued her legal career in the private and public sectors of law forging change on issues concerning the protection of children and their families, especially those involved in the foster care system. She has also served as a Night Court Commissioner for the General Sessions Court, Davidson County, Tennessee and a professor on womanist/feminist issues in the Africana Studies Department and the Women's Studies Program at Tennessee State University. Besides her law endeavors, Attorney Kimbrough holds a Master of Divinity degree from Vanderbilt Divinity School and has served as a pastor in the United Methodist Church, Tennessee Conference for six years.


The cost of the training will be $55.00 per person for members and $75.00 for non-members and includes all materials and lunch.


Registration will be closed when the space is full or by Friday, September 2, 2011
 

Date/Time: 
09/02/2009 - 8:03am to 4:00pm
Location
Address: 

Sexual Assault Center
101 French Landing Drive

City: 
Nashville
Postal Code: 
37228
Country: 
253
Sponsoring Agency: 
Tennessee Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence
Description: 

Presented by:  Robin Kimbrough

This training is for new advocates and will include:

•  Basics of civil and criminal law in cases of domestic and sexual violence;
•  The role of the advocate and tips on avoiding the unauthorized practice of law; and
•  Information on immigration benefits for immigrant victims of domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault, stalking, and trafficking
 
Robin Harris Kimbrough, Esq. is Legal Counsel for the Coalition and has worked with public interest issues for over ten years.  This Phi Beta Kappa graduate of Fisk University received her law degree from Emory School of Law in 1995.  Upon graduation, she received an appointment as an Assistant Attorney General for the State of Tennessee and continued her legal career in the private and public sectors of law forging change on issues concerning the protection of children and their families, especially those involved in the foster care system.  She has also served as a Night Court Commissioner for the General Sessions Court, Davidson County, Tennessee and a professor on womanist/feminist issues in the Africana Studies Department and the Women's Studies Program at Tennessee State University.  Besides her law endeavors, Attorney Kimbrough holds a Master of Divinity degree from Vanderbilt Divinity School and has served as a pastor in the United Methodist Church, Tennessee Conference for six years.


The cost of this training will be $55.00 per person for members and $80.00 for non-members.

Date/Time: 
09/07/2012 - 9:00am
Location
Address: 

2 International Plaza Drive, Suite 301
Nashville, Tennessee

City: 
Postal Code: 
Country: 
300
Sponsoring Agency: 
Tennessee Coalition to End Domestic & Sexual Violence
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
Dianne Stewart
Contact Phone: 
615-386-9406 ext 309
Contact Email: 
dstewart@tncoalition.org
Description: 

The Tennessee Coalition to End Domestic and Sexual Violence is offering a statewide Legal Advocacy training on Friday, September 7, 2012. Registration begins at 8:30 and the training will be from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm at 2 International Plaza Drive, Suite 301, Nashville, Tennessee This training is for new advocates and will include:* Basics of civil and criminal law in cases of domestic and sexual violence;* The role of the advocate and tips on avoiding the unauthorized practice of lawRobin Harris Kimbrough, Esq. is Legal Counsel for the Coalition and has worked with public interest issues for over ten years. This Phi Beta Kappa graduate of Fisk University received her law degree from Emory School of Law in 1995. Upon graduation, she received an appointment as an Assistant Attorney General for the State of Tennessee and continued her legal career in the private and public sectors of law forging change on issues concerning the protection of children and their families, especially those involved in the foster care system. She has also served as a Night Court Commissioner for the General Sessions Court, Davidson County, Tennessee and a professor on womanist/feminist issues in the Africana Studies Department and the Women's Studies Program at Tennessee State University. Besides her law endeavors, Attorney Kimbrough holds a Master of Divinity degree from Vanderbilt Divinity School and has served as a pastor in the United Methodist Church, Tennessee Conference for six years.All training materials will be provided, however, lunch will be on your own. Registration will be closed when the space is full. Registration Effective January 1, 2010, the registration deadline for all trainings will be one week prior to the training. Registration may be closed early due to the fulfillment of space capacity. On-site registrations will only be accepted if space and materials are available.PaymentIf meals are included in the training fee, payment must be made at least 48 hours prior to the training. If payment is not made at least 48 hours in advance, individuals will be responsible for his or her meals. This will not result in the reduction of training costs.Payment is required no later than the day of training, and can be made by credit card, check, or cash. Individuals will not be able to attend the training if payment is not received prior to or during registration the morning of the training.Registration Cancellation Cancellation must be made at least 24 hours prior to the start time of the workshop/meeting/training. Cancellations must be made through a Coalition Resource Specialist and should be submitted in writing. Individuals will receive a cancellation confirmation via email for their records. If a cancellation is made at least 24 hours prior to the event, registered individuals/programs will receive a credit valid for one year from date of the cancelled training. Refunds should be requested in writing and submitted to a Coalition Resource Specialist. Registration fees are non-refundable and will not be credited for cancellations made less than 24 hours before the event. Registered individuals have the option of sending a replacement to avoid the loss of registration fees.Sponsor Cancellation In the case of unforeseen circumstances or of insufficient numbers enrolled into a course, the Coalition reserves right to cancel a training. Such decisions will be made at least one week before the scheduled course date. Every effort will be made to avoid cancellations.In the event of cancellation by the Coalition, registered participants/programs will be contacted and receive a credit valid for one year from date of the cancelled training. Refunds should be requested in writing and submitted to a Coalition Resource Specialist.If the training is rescheduled, all registrations and payments will be applied to the new date. If unable to attend, individuals will receive a credit in the full payment amount to be applied toward future training/events in the current calendar year. Refunds should be requested in writing and submitted to a Coalition Resource Specialist.Please note that if an outstanding invoice remains for you or your agency, you will not be able to register for other Coalition trainings or events.

Date/Time: 
10/03/2009 (All day) to 10/04/2009 (All day)
Location
Address: 

Holiday Inn Select East

City: 
Memphis
Country: 
253
Sponsoring Agency: 
Jurex Center for Legal Nurse Consulting
Description: 

Live Course
Objectives:

  • List five services a Professional Legal Nurse Consultant can provide.
  • Identify the two top reasons for becoming a Professional Legal Nurse Consultant.
  • Describe four cost effective tools to market your PLNC practice.
  • Outline the essential parts of a consulting contract.
  • Describe the four elements of a medical/nursing practice lawsuit.
  • List six legal terms to incorporate into your PLNC™ practice.
  • Identify the five most common standards of care issues in lawsuits.
  • Develop responses to the five most common standards of care issues in lawsuits.
  • Describe key research techniques for use in reviewing medical legal cases.
  • List the ten essential deposition strategies.


Course Includes:

  • Professional Legal Nurse Consultant Certification Test
  • Frameable PLNC Certificate
  • PLNC Certification Course Book
  • Listing for one year on the Jurex Expert Directory
  • Participation discounts on future programs
  • Free E-Newsletter subscription with articles and tips on growing your PLNC practice
  • Free one year membership in Association of Professional Legal Nurse Consultants (APLNC)
Date/Time: 
08/25/2010 (All day) to 08/27/2010 (All day)
Location
Country: 
253
Sponsoring Agency: 
Tennessee Coalition Against Domestic & Sexual Violence
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
William Libor
Contact Email: 
wlibor@nsvrc.org
Description: 

This year's institute will provide opportunities for Tennesseans to learn concepts and skills necessary for the development, implementation and evaluation of comprehensive primary prevention focused programs.

 

The Tennessee Coalition Against Domestic & Sexual Violence is soliciting proposals, deadline June 1, 2010.

Date/Time: 
11/11/2012 (All day) to 11/15/2012 (All day)
Location
Address: 

Sherton Music City Hotel

City: 
Nashville
Country: 
253
Sponsoring Agency: 
Society for Public Health Education
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
Society for Public Health Education
Contact Phone: 
202-408-9804
Contact Email: 
info@sophe.org
Description: 

The Conference will explore the determinants of healthy aging; identify policy and other interventions that promote healthy aging; and assist in the translation of effective healthy aging interventions into sustainable community-based programs.
Abstracts are being accepted until November 30, 2011.

Date/Time: 
04/05/2011 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Location
Address: 

UC South Patio

City: 
Cookeville
Country: 
253
Sponsoring Agency: 
Women's Center Tennesse Tech University
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
Women's Center
Contact Phone: 
(931) 372-3850
Description: 

Tennessee Technological University is hosting an "Take Back the Night." TBTN will be held on April 5, 2011.
 

Date/Time: 
05/04/2009 (All day) to 05/06/2009 (All day)
Location
City: 
Franklin
Country: 
253
Sponsoring Agency: 
Tennessee Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence
Description: 

Our theme, “Hope. Vision. Action.” reflects a commitment to improving services for victims of domestic and sexual violence and the prevention of domestic and sexual violence

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