Date/Time: 
02/07/2014 - 8:30am to 02/08/2014 - 4:00pm
Location
Address: 

UNIVERSITY OF MIAMI SCHOOL OF LAW
1311 MILLER DRIVE
CORAL GABLES, FL

City: 
Postal Code: 
Country: 
300
Sponsoring Agency: 
Miami Law - University of Miami School of Law
Event Contact
Contact Email: 
converge@law.miami.edu
Description: 

The CONVERGE! conference will bring together survivors, activists, lawyers, service providers, and academics to reconsider the dominant U.S. responses to gender violence, to build capacity for political mobilization and reform, to share innovative approaches to gender violence, and to promote cross-fertilization and collaboration. Join the CONVERGE! conversation to build a transformative political agenda to refocus U.S. priorities in ways that better address the intersecting inequalities that create and maintain gender violence.

Date/Time: 
04/17/2013 - 8:00am to 04/19/2013 - 5:00pm
Location
Address: 

Hilton Lake Buena Vista
Orlando, Florida

City: 
Orland
Postal Code: 
Country: 
300
Sponsoring Agency: 
Society for Public Health Education
Description: 

This 2 ½ day conference will enable you to:

  • Analyze characteristics of successful cross-sector collaborations that have implemented effective policies, systems, and environmental changes to address the social determinants of health in communities, schools, worksites, healthcare entities, and other settings;
  • Enhance capacity to create inventive, effective and inspiring strategies to address current and future health education and promotion needs, trends, settings, opportunities and challenges;
  • Explore participatory approaches involving researchers, practitioners, and/or community members to transform health parity efforts, create new models in the field, or overcome challenges for more effective outcomes;
  • Examine school-based strategies and school-community collaborations/initiatives designed to improve health literacy, health equity, and overall community health.

 

Date/Time: 
04/29/2013 - 8:00am to 05/03/2013 - 5:00pm
Location
City: 
Daytona Beach
Country: 
253
Sponsoring Agency: 
Florida Councel Against Sexual Violence
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
FCASV
Contact Phone: 
850-297-2000
Contact Email: 
information@fcasv.org
Contact Website: 
https://www.fcasv.org/
Description: 

The training is geared toward medical professionals: ARNPs, RNs, and physicians and is constructed by adhering to the National Training Standards for Sexual Assault Medical Forensic Examiners for adults and adolescents. The training will also be valuable to prosecutors, law enforcement officers, victim advocates and crime lab analysts. Courses include both lecture and hands-on skills training. Nursing participants receive 40 CEUs. Florida Council Against Sexual Violence is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Florida Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the Florida Board of Nursing Provider ID Number 50-3103. The course does meet the requirement of the International Association of Forensic Nurses, the certifying body of SANE, that students undergo a 40 hour course before becoming eligible to sit for the national exam. 

Date/Time: 
01/30/2013 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Location
Address: 

Victim Services SART Center
4210 N. Australian Avenue
West Palm Beach, FL 33407

City: 
Postal Code: 
Country: 
300
Sponsoring Agency: 
Palm Beach County Victim Services
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
Caroline
Contact Phone: 
561-625-2568
Contact Email: 
cpaulhas@pbcgov.org
Description: 

Are you an experience RN with a heart to work with survivors of sexual violence in Palm Beach County?  Palm Beach County Victim Services is sponsoring a 40-hour Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner (SANE) Training Feb 25-Mar1.  To find out more attend the Open House.

Date/Time: 
01/25/2013 - 8:00am to 10:00am
Location
Address: 

Victim Service SART Center
4210 N Australian Avenue
West Palm Beach, FL 33407

City: 
Postal Code: 
Country: 
300
Sponsoring Agency: 
Palm Beach County Victim Services
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
Caroline
Contact Phone: 
561-625-2568
Contact Email: 
cpaulhas@pbcgov.org
Description: 

Are you an experienced RN with a heart to work with survivors of sexual violence in Palm Beach County?  Palm Beach County Victim Services is sponsoring 40-hour Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner (SANE) Training Feb 25-Mar 1st.  To find out more, attend their Open House.

Date/Time: 
04/17/2013 - 8:00am to 04/19/2013 - 5:00pm
Location
Address: 

Hilton Walt Disney World Resort
1751Hotel Plaza Boulevard
Lake Buena Vista, FL 32830

City: 
Postal Code: 
Country: 
300
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: 

About the Annual Meeting

  • Stay tuned for preliminary program information and instructions on booking hotel rooms in the SOPHE block & registering for the meeting.
  • Call for abstracts opens July 9, 2012. Submissions due September 17, 2012.
Date/Time: 
04/20/2012 - 8:30am to 12:45pm
Location
Address: 

St. Thomas University School of Law
Moot Court Room
16401 NW 37th Avenue
Miami Gardens, FL 33054

City: 
Postal Code: 
Country: 
300
Sponsoring Agency: 
St. Thomas University School of Law
Event Contact
Contact Name: 
Human Trafficking Academy
Contact Email: 
humantrafficking@stu.edu
Description: 

The St. Thomas University School of Law, through its Graduate Program in Intercultural Human Rights’ Human Trafficking Initiative will be having a half day program on the effects of working on human trafficking cases on first responders and volunteers, whether directly or indirectly involved on a case. This free of charge program will discuss physical and psychological impact of traumatic events that victims of human trafficking experience, the psychological and physical effects of being exposed to trauma and its impact on the delivery of services. Designed to help attorneys, prosecutors, judges, social service providers, mental health services providers, healthcare workers, religious institutions, volunteers and the community at large, the program will include discussion of trauma, post-traumatic stress disorder, the signs of traumatic exposure response (also referred to as secondary trauma, vicarious trauma, compassion fatigue, and/or burnout), and the possible negative impacts on their relationship to the injured person and their ability to perform the functions associated with their position.

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