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Jessica Volz


Jessica Volz

Dr. Jessica Volz serves as the Clinical Director of Forensics at Shady Grove Medical Center in Rockville, Maryland. She has earned a Doctor of Nursing Practice, Bachelor of Science Degrees in both Nursing and Behavioral Science, and is a Nightingale Award winner. She is a nurse practitioner with a background in critical care, emergency, and forensic nursing working with patients across the lifespan for more than ten years.

Volz currently serves on the Montgomery County Domestic Violence Fatality Review Team, Child Fatality Review Team, is co-chair of the Montgomery County Sexual Assault Response Team, Victim Services Sub-Committee for the Montgomery County Human Trafficking Committee, the Medical Sub-Committee for the Maryland Human Trafficking Task Force, and is a NIOSH fellow in the PhD program at University of Alabama at Birmingham. Under her leadership, she and members of the Forensic Medical Unit have lectured internationally, received a Proclamation from the Montgomery County Council for its work with survivors of Human Trafficking and survivors of Sexual Assault, the Community Vital Link Public Safety Award from the Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce, and recognition from the Maryland Attorney General.

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