PAAR is excited to announce an upcoming training opportunity, hosted by the Allegheny County Office of the Medical Examiner. Open to medical professionals in Allegheny County, this training is designed to aid in the collection of forensic evidence while maintaining quality patient care. The multi-disciplinary training program includes collaboration with SANE Nurse Consultants, Victim Advocacy Groups, the District Attorney’s Office, Law Enforcement, and Laboratory Scientists.
– Increase understanding of the importance of quality evidence collection
– Improve evidence collection techniques
– Illustrate the importance of each step of the investigative process
Sexual Assault Evidence Collection Training for the Medical Professional
Hosted by the Allegheny County Office of the Medical Examiner
– No cost to attend
– Continuing Education Credit available (12 hours)
To request additional information regarding registration, contact Elizabeth Ray
The 2-day training will be held in:
February 22-23, 2014
March 22-23, 2014
April 26-27, 2014
May 17-18, 2014
June 21-22, 2014
July 26-27, 2014
August 23-24, 2014
September 20-21, 2014
Read how PAAR Educator Jerry McMeekin spreads the message that everyone should be treated with respect and works to end sexual violence by focusing on today’s youth — specifically, today’s young athletes.
PAAR’s Executive Director Alison Hall joined Senator Jay Costa to discuss how we can bring an end to sexual assault on college campuses. Thank you Senator Costa for your hard work on this issue!
PAAR Executive Director Alison Hall spoke with WPXI Aaron Martin on how victims are often blamed for disclosing abuse and the effects that can have.
Pittsburgh Action Against Rape works to help women in community
Thank you senator Toomey for being a true champion for children in the U.S. – Alison Hall, PAAR Executive Director
Pictures from our Third Annual Pars for PAAR are up on our Facebook!!!