{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} An Account from a Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner on Caring for a Transgender Survivor: A Case Report

Activity Steps

Learning Objectives

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. Define terms and concepts related to transgender persons that could reflect assumptions and biases held by healthcare providers, including Sexual Assault Nurse Examiners (SANEs).
  2. Apply principles of gender-affirming care to the care of a transgender sexual assault survivor.
  3. Identify results from a survey in Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence Treatment Centres in Ontario, Canada related to SANE nurse training on meeting the needs of transgender survivors of sexual assault.

Learning Outcomes

Seventy-five percent of participants will demonstrate competency in clinical reasoning regarding how Sexual Assault Nurse Examiners (SANEs) should approach the care of transgender persons who have survived sexual assault by achieving a minimum score of 70% on the outcomes-based posttest.
Price: $17.95


  • ANCC 1.5 CH
  • DC - BON 1.5 CH
  • FL - BON 1.5 CH
  • GA - BON 1.5 CH
  • NM - BON 1.5 CH
  • SC - BON 1.5 CH
  • WV - BOERN 1.5 CH

Lippincott Professional Development is accredited with distinction as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. This activity is also provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 11749. Lippincott Professional Development is also an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the District of Columbia Board of Nursing, Florida Board of Nursing, Georgia Board of Nursing, New Mexico Board of Nursing, South Carolina Board of Nursing, and West Virginia Board of Examiners for Registered Professional Nurses, #50-1223.

Test Code: JFN0423
Published: Apr/Jun 2023
Expires: 3/6/2026
Required Passing Score: 7/10 (70%)
Authors: Mallory Alcock, NP, MN; Carla T. Hilario, RN, PhD; D. Stewart MacLennan, NP, MN, CCHP