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AFN News

AFN Impact: Expanding Forensic Nursing in Puerto Rico

Learn how an AFN member is working to educate healthcare professionals about forensic nursing in Puerto Rico.

Burgess to Keynote AFN National

Dr. Ann Wolbert Burgess, author of A Killer by Design, will present the keynote at AFN National.

AFN Achieves ANCC Reaccreditation for Nursing Continuing Professional Development

The Academy of Forensic Nursing was granted reaccreditation for nursing continuing professional development in July from the American Nurses Credentialing Center.

AFN Indy Brings Knowledge, Networking to Forensic Nursing Professionals

A total of 80 people were in attendance — in person and virtually — for the AFN Indy Regional Conference in Indianapolis, Indiana, July 20-21.

Reaching School Nurses: Links in the Forensic Response Chain

AFN and Walking Wise representatives attended the recent National Association of School Nurses conference

AFN Alaska Gives Back

Proceeds from virtual registrations to AFN Alaska were donated to two local organizations

Learn More About the Interprofessional Collaboration Committee

How the IPC works to promote best practices and collaboration

AFN and Walking Wise Help Schools Build an Anti-Sex Trafficking Culture

AFN has partnered with Walking Wise, a developer of educational materials to help schools and students better understand and prevent child sex trafficking.

Foote-Lucero Honored with Magnet Nurse of the Year Award

Christine Foote-Lucero was recently named 2023 Magnet Nurse of the Year in the category of Structural Empowerment.

Ekroos Selected to Join ICN Global Leadership Institute Program

Dr. Rachell Ekroos joins nurse leaders from around the world for in-depth explorations of the social determinants of health

Academy of Forensic Nursing Announces New Education Director

Dr. Angelia Trujillo has been named the Academy's first Education Director

Bell Receives Purple Ribbon Award

Kathy Bell has received the 2023 Purple Ribbon Award for Outstanding Healthcare Professional.

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