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Developing and Implementing a Response to Sexual Assault in Tribal Communities (Webinar)
November 15, 2017
Sponsoring
Organization(s):
Office for Victims of Crime (OVC), U.S. Department of Justice
Office for Victims of Crime Training and Technical Assistance Center (OVC TTAC)
City: 2:00-3:00 p.m. ET
Country: Satellite/Web Based
Event Site: Online
Audience/
Additional
Information:
The Office for Victims of Crime (OVC), in partnership with the Office on Violence Against Women (OVW) and Indian Health Service (IHS), held a National Roundtable Discussion on Sexual Assault in Indian Country with a multidisciplinary group of professionals with expertise in developing, implementing, or enhancing a sexual assault response in tribal communities.

Through the report generated from that discussion, OVC, OVW, and IHS seek to share lessons learned and practical guidance from the roundtable participants, including tribal governments and responders to sexual violence.

Presenters:
- Theresa Friend, CNM, MSN, is the Indian Health Service national forensic nurse consultant addressing the health care response to victims of violence.
- Tatewin Means, J.D., serves as the Graduate Studies Department chair at Oglala Lakota College and legal consultant for the Thunder Valley Community Development Corporation
Event URL: https://ovcttac.adobeconnect.com/noveqa2017/event/registration.html
Event
Contact:
Name: Regiser online
Phone: Phone not available



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