Prerequisite: Adult/Adolescent Forensic training must be completed before enrolling in this training.


Conference objectives:

  • Differentiate specific structures of the female genital anatomy
  • Describe the mechanism of action of toluidine blue dye
  • Identify the appropriate location for toluidine blue dye application
  • Demonstrate proper application of toluidine blue dye
  • Demonstrate proper removal of toluidine blue dye
  • Demonstrate the proper use of a catheter for hymen visualization
  • Describe speculum insertion technique
  • Manipulate the speculum to visualize the cervix
  • Describe speculum removal technique
  • Demonstrate performance of the speculum examination
  • Identify the proper medium for culture collection
  • Demonstrate appropriate culture collection for STIs
  • Identify the critical components of clinical photography
  • Demonstrate the effective use of the camera to document findings
  • Identify the key components of effective history taking
  • Demonstrate effective history-taking skills
  • Identify the key components of the physical exam
  • Demonstrate the complete head to toe assessment
  • Prepare the adolescent and adult for the ano-genital exam
  • Identify the rationale behind collection of specific evidentiary specimens
  • Demonstrate proper body orifice and surface collection of evidence
  • Demonstrate proper material evidence collection
  • Demonstrate proper sealing of evidentiary materials
  • Demonstrate proper maintenance of chain of custody for evidentiary materials
  • Formulate a sexual assault-specific plan of care based on the overall assessment and diagnosis
  • Verbalize and defend the plan of care based on overall assessment and diagnosis
  • Explain the care options to the simulated patient


Please check back for updated dates


Cleveland Clinic main campus
9500 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44195


Faculty, Agenda & Accreditation

Faculty, Agenda & Accreditation


  • Kelley Lott, MSN, RN, SANE-A, Forensic/SANE, Cleveland Clinic
  • Michele Reali-Sorrell, MSN, RN, SANE-A, SANE-P, Forensic/SANE, Cleveland Clinic
  • Heather Tripp, BSN, RN, SANE-A, SANE-P, Forensic/SANE, Cleveland Clinic - Fairview Hospital


Day One (Subject to change) Conference Agenda
8 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. Introductions
8:30 a.m. - 9 a.m. Female/Male anatomy review
9 a.m. - 10 a.m. Pelvic model exam
10 a.m. - 10:15 a.m. Break
10:15 a.m. - Noon Pelvic exam on live models
Noon - 1 p.m. Lunch
1 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Sexual assault exam with GTA
2:30 p.m. - 2:45 p.m. Break
2:45 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Sexual assault exam with GTA
4:30 p.m. - 5 p.m. Wrap-up/Questions

Day Two (Subject to change) Conference Agenda
8 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. Introduction to Day 2
8:30 a.m. - Noon Foley catheter/T.B. dye/Forensic photography stations/Scenarios
Noon - 1 p.m. Lunch
1 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Foley catheter/T.B.dye/Forensic photography stations/Scenarios


  • Registration is due 1 month before the first day of training
  • There will be no registration at the class
  • Registration money will not be refunded but can be transferred to another 2018 training date.
  • If training canceled due to acclimate weather or due to low participation, all money will be refunded.
  • Lunch will be included
  • *Complimentary registration for CCHS caregivers.
  • For any questions please email forensicsim@ccf.org.
Conference Fees
Non-Cleveland Clinic Employee $500