1. Peternelj-Taylor, Cindy MSc, BScN, RN, DF-IAFN
  2. Editor-in-Chief

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I would like to take this opportunity to formally acknowledge and congratulate the recipients of the 2012 Articles of the Year! Each year, authors are recognized for excellence in research, education, and clinical practice. The members of the Editorial Board selected the award-winning manuscripts based upon their innovation, significance, approach, potential impact, and overall writing.


2012 Research Article of the Year

Larkin, H. J., Cosby, C. D., Kelly, D., & Paolinetti, L. A. (2012). A pilot study to test the differential validity of a genital injury severity scale in development for use in forensic sexual assault examinations. Journal of Forensic Nursing, 8, 30-38.


2012 Education Article of the Year

Henderson, E., Harada, N., & Amar, A. (2012). Caring for the forensic population: Recognizing the educational needs of emergency department nurses and physicians. Journal of Forensic Nursing, 8, 170-177.


2012 Clinical Article of the Year

Nolan, G., & Walsh, E. (2012). Caring in prison: The intersubjective web of professional relationships. Journal of Forensic Nursing, 8, 163-169.

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