Module 7 - The Legal Investigation, Legal Advocacy and Prosecution of Sexual Assault

This module will review: What is the role of the medical provider in providing documentation for a criminal case?

Estimated time to complete Module 7: 120 minutes.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be able to describe:

  1. Discuss the process of the police investigation of a reported sexual assault and the roles of the victim, law enforcement, medical providers and legal advocates
  2. Identify victim barriers to reporting sexual assault to law enforcement and following through with investigation
  3. Identify law enforcement barriers to pursuing investigations of sexual assault
  4. Explore the Role of the Attorney General’s Office in the Investigation of sexual assault and  and role of medical providers in the legal investigation
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 2.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 2.00 Attendance
    Participants will receive a Certificate of Attendance stating this program is designated for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. This credit is accepted by the AAPA and AANP.
Course opens: 
02/07/2022
Course expires: 
02/25/2024
Cost:
$0.00
Rating: 
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FACULTY

Susan Duffy, MD, MPH
Professor of Emergency Medicine, Professor of Pediatrics
Vice Chair, Academic Faculty Affairs
Department of Emergency Medicine
Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Director, Fast Track and Nurse Practitioner Programs
Hasbro Children's Hospital | Providence, RI

Detective Koren Pacheco-Garcia
Supervisor, Special Victims Unit
Providence Police Department | Providence, RI

Erica Hardy, MD, MMSc
Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine, Clinical Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Director, Infectious Disease, Care New England
Director, SAFE Clinic (Sexual Assault Follow Up Clinic), Women & Infants Hospital
Providence, RI 

Timothy G. Healy, Esq.
Assistant Attorney General
Chief of Special Victims Unit
The State of Rhode Island | Office of the Attorney General
Providence, RI

 

The Warren Alpert Medical School is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

CREDIT DESIGNATION

Physicians: The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University designates this enduring material for a maximum of 2.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Other Health Professionals: Participants will receive a Certificate of Attendance stating this program is designated for 2.0 hour AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM. This credit is accepted by the AANP, AAPA, RI Pharmacy and RI Psychologist re-licensure.

Available Credit

  • 2.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 2.00 Attendance
    Participants will receive a Certificate of Attendance stating this program is designated for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. This credit is accepted by the AAPA and AANP.

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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