Nurse Expert Witness: The Basics and Beyond

Oh, I do love a good expert witness webinar. And IAFN and AALNC are offering a joint one Auguts 17th at 3pm ET, The Nurse Expert Witness: The Basics and Beyond (plus they’re offering CEUs). Registration’s not yet open for this event, but it’s worth getting on your calendar, and I will update the page when it becomes available .

The speakers for this event will be Bonnie Price, DNP, RN, SANE-A, SANE-P and Beth Diehl-Syrjcek DNP, RN, CCRN, NNP, CCM, LNCC

Price: $35 for IAFN and AALNC members/$50 for non-members

Contact hours: 1.0

This collaborative webinar between IAFN and AALNC will present information about how to establish yourself as a nurse expert, maintaining your expertise, what information to include on your CV, how to contract for your services, how to find and evaluate the credentials of potential nurse experts and the impact of recent court cases on expert testimony.


1. Describe the qualifications needed to be nurse expert and strategies for maintaining expertise.

2. Differentiate between a resume and CV and what should be included on each.

3. Discuss strategies for working with hiring attorneys including preparing reports and providing testimony.

4. Describe the process used to evaluate the qualifications of a potential nurse expert.