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2016 NSAPS: Panel 2 - Victim-Centered Approaches
The National Institute of Justice, through its Forensic Technology Center of Excellence hosted "Looking Ahead: The National Sexual Assault Policy Symposium" on September 8-9, 2016, in Washington D.C.
2016 NSAPS: Panel 2 - Victim-Centered Approaches

The audience learned how first responders such as medical staff, victims’ advocates, and law enforcement conduct and influence a sexual assault investigation in addition to the importance of a victim-centered and trauma-informed approach.

The symposium focused on how the nation is moving forward and finding solutions to the complex issues that arise in sexual assault cases and in testing sexual assault evidence.  This webinar was recorded in its entirety at the time of the live event in order to capture the one-on-one interaction with the presenter.


Multiple Sexual Assault Symposium Presenters
Opening Remarks:

Jim Markey, Detective Sergeant, Phoenix Police Department (Ret.), Sex Crimes Unit/Investigative Lead

Panel Members:

Elynne Greene, Las Vegas Metropolitan PD, Manager, Victim
Services & Human Trafficking

Noël Busch-Armendariz, Associate VP for Research and Professor at the University of Texas, Austin

Susan Chasson, SANE Coordinator, Utah Coalition Against Sexual Assault

Jordan Satinsky, Detective Sergeant, Montgomery County, MD, PD, Domestic Violence Section

This event is funded through a Cooperative Agreement (2011-DN-BX-K564) from the National Institute

of Justice (NIJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP), and U.S. Department of Justice (USDOJ). The views,

policies, and opinions expressed are those of the authors and contributors and do not necessarily reflect

those of the NIJ, OJP, or USDOJ.