Forming a New Chapter

Thank you for your interest in promoting Forensic Nursing practice through an Affiliate Chapter of the International Association of Forensic Nurses. We are looking forward to partnering with you to determine if and when a Chapter is right for your community, anywhere in the world. 


Step 1

Contact Christina early and often when thinking of starting a Chapter. You can reach her at 410-626-7805 x 120 or We are your partner in establishing and maintaining a successful chapter as well as explaining any next steps. 


Step 2

Follow next steps outlined in  Forming an IAFN Affiliate Chapter. Familiarize yourself with the following guiding documents and call Christina with any questions. 

Step 3

Apply for Affiliate Chapter status with IAFN. You will work closely with Christina when you reach this step to ensure that you have all the necessary steps complete and paperwork in order.