Forensic Nurses

On The Edge Opportunity to Earn a Free Registration to the Annual Assembly

It is with great excitement to announce to members of the International Association of Forensic Nurses a chance to win the fourth annual free registration to our Scientific Assembly being held in Farjardo, Puerto Rico,  October 10-13, 2012.

To be eligible to win:

  • You must be a current IAFN member
  • Write an article suitable for publication in the IAFN newsletter On The Edge


  • Type your name and contact information on a cover sheet
  • Do not write your name on any of the article pages
  • The article suitable for publication about any topic related to Forensic Nursing
  • Should be at least 1500 words not including references
  • The article should follow APA format – see Author Guidelines on website under On The Edge
  • Send article with cover sheet to home office address to be processed via
  • The article will be judged by the Managing Editor of On The Edge solely on content – each author’s identity will be tracked by IAFN home office only
  • Deadline to submit is midnight July 1, 2012
  • All other articles will be considered for publication in future newsletters

On the Edge is the official newsletter of the International Association of Forensic Nurses (IAFN). This award-winning publication is written by IAFN members, a group of nurses and other professionals who practice or are completing graduate work in forensic nursing or related fields. Content includes narratives about patient interactions, profiles of leading nurses in the field, updates on the development of forensic nursing globally, and research briefs from students and graduates of forensic degree programs.

Editor Contact Information

Janean Fossum BSN, RN, CDDN
Forensic Nurse/Certified Developmental Disabilities Nurse
P.O. Box 11053
Eugene, Oregon 97440


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