Forensic Program Manager, Forensic Nurse Examiner
University of Colorado Hospital
Christine Foote-Lucero, MSN, RN, CEN, SANE-A, SANE-P has been a licensed Registered Nurse in Colorado for 19 years, with a focus on critical care. She received a Bachelors of Science in Nursing at Creighton University in 2002 and a Masters of Science in Forensic Nursing in 2019. For over a decade, she has worked as a Forensic Nurse Examiner (FNE). She currently manages the FNE team at the University of Colorado Hospital (UCH) in Aurora, CO where she developed a robust FNE orientation program as well as education and training for on-going FNE performance based competencies, clinical skills exemplars, and high fidelity simulations. She has also created a Strangulation Pathway at UCH that serves as a clinical practice guideline for Emergency Providers. Her clinical experiences as a forensic nurse have included death investigation and correctional nursing, as well as sexual assault, intimate partner violence, physical assault, strangulation, elder abuse, child abuse, and human trafficking.
She is board certified as a Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner for Adults, Adolescents, and Pediatrics. In addition, she is a board certified Emergency Nurse. She has worked in Professional Nursing Development and is a certified instructor for the Emergency Nurse’s Association, teaching ENPC and TNCC, as well as a guest lecturer for the Denver College of Nursing and the University of Colorado School of Nursing. She has presented at both state and national conferences on a variety of forensic and trauma topics. She is a member of International Association of Forensic Nurses (IAFN), local Sexual Assault Response Teams (SART), local Human Trafficking Task Force, Emergency Nurses Association, American Nurses Association, and the American Association of Legal Nurse Consultants. She has also served as the secretary for the CO State IAFN Chapter and was formerly the Member-At-Large.
Thursday, September 12
3:00 PM – 4:30 PM