Forensic Nursing OpportunitiesForensic nurses can work in many settings, such as child advocacy centers, family justice centers, hospitals, community-based clinics, correctional facilities, and medical examiner or coroner offices. The patient populations they serve may include patients who have experienced child physical or sexual abuse, sexual assault, child neglect, intimate partner violence, human trafficking, or unexpected deaths.
Networking through Professional AssociationsIAFN is the go-to professional organization for forensic nursing! Nurses interested in learning more about the specialty and becoming forensic nurses will have many opportunities for growth as IAFN members. Membership benefits include:
- Free or discounted live and virtual educational opportunities
- Free electronic subscription to the Journal of Forensic Nursing
- Free access to a forensic nursing job board
- Networking opportunities, including conferences and online discussions and communities