Forensic Nurses


"It’s important to feel connected to a community of people who do what you do. IAFN is that community..."

~Susan Chasson, MSN, JD, SANE-A, Utah

"As a representative of forensic nursing in the legal system, my membership to the IAFN gives me the credibility I need in the courtroom"

~Lynn Gifford, SANE, British Columbia

"IAFN gives us information at our fingertips. It makes staying abreast of current research and standards a lot easier."

~Linda Ledray, RN, Ph.D, SANE-A, FAAN

"IAFN gives me the tools I need to focus my career and develop my practice."

~Cari Caruso, RN, SANE-A, California


Member Get A Member Campaign 2012

The 2012 Member-Get-A-Member campaign is open all year long but with a new incentive for current members. Every current member of the IAFN who recruits a new and first time paid member through the MGM campaign will receive one month's of membership added to their term.  Recruit 1 new member to join and receive 1 month of membership, even better when 12 new members join, receive 12 months of membership for free!  Its our way of saying thank you for spreading the word about IAFN.

*Current member accounts are updated at the beginning of each quarter to reflect the added months of membership.
*New and first time members must indicate your name when they join.


What is the Value of Being an IAFN Member?

Membership connects you with a community of people who share your same profession, passion, skills, opportunities, and goals. You are one step closer to the information you need to succeed.

IAFN membership provides several methods of communication. The Journal of Forensic Nurses, On the Edge E-Newsletter, members asking members through the new IAFN Member Community, board meetings, IAFN Chapters, and volunteer involvement.

IAFN Foundation:
The IAFN Foundation provides scholarships to assist IAFN members in their continual pursuit of knowledge, training, and professional development. All active IAFN members are eligible for IAFN scholarships.

Professional Development:
Membership provides the individual the opportunity to expand their capabilities through certification, training, leadership development, conferences, and local chapter offerings.

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