UT Health Center at Tyler to hold forensic evidence collection class for nurses on June 14

Friday, June 8, 2007

The University of Texas Health Science Center at Tyler will hold a class for nurses on forensic evidence collection on Thursday, June 14.

Kerry Scruggs, RN, an adult nurse practitioner and certified adult/pediatric sexual assault nurse examiner, and UTHSCT Chief of Police Robert Cromley will offer "Forensic Evidence Collection" from 4:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m. Thursday, June 14, in Hudnall Auditorium on the UTHSCT campus, 11937 U.S. Highway 271.

The class will examine the role of the nurse in forensic evidence collection and preservation. It meets Type I criteria for mandatory continuing education requirements toward re-licensure as established by the Board of Nurse Examiners for the State of Texas.

The cost is $45 for non-UT Health Science Center nurses. Please call (903) 877-5737 by Tuesday, June 12, to register for the class.

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