Founded in 2008, the International Association of Forensic Nurses (IAFN) Foundation is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization dedicated to the support and education of Forensic Nurses worldwide.
Support and partner with forensic nurses globally to build the skills, knowledge, and resources needed to reduce the health effects of violence and trauma.
Every person globally has access to a forensic nurse with the skills, resources, and training to provide the highest quality care, reducing the health impacts of violence and trauma.
Being awarded the Georgia Pasqualone Camera Scholarship this year has allowed our Forensic Nursing Team at Brattleboro Memorial Hospital to upgrade our previously outdated camera that was being used for forensic photography to a stunning Canon EOS 2000D. This updated camera offers increased clarity and resolution in the photographs taken meanwhile capturing 3.0 frames per second! With this overall improvement in the quality of forensic photographs that we are now able to obtain, we are decreasing the length of time we are spending to obtain quality photographs while still ensuring pediatric and adult survivors have the photographed evidence they may need when moving forward with prosecution…
Virtual Conference Scholarships
The Virtual Conference Scholarship is designed to provide financial assistance for members and other forensic nurses from around the world who wish to attend IAFN’s Virtual International Conference on Forensic Nursing Science and Practice.
Georgia Pasqualone Camera Award
The Georgia Pasqualone Camera Award (GPCA) was established by the IAFN Foundation to recognize and support programs, communities, or facilities, which lack camera equipment. The GPCA is designed to give the awarded program(s) access to new camera equipment.