Tag Archives: GTA

CPR Executive Director Interviewed for SOBEF on Instagram Live

In May of 2019, Isle Polonko, Executive Director of Clinical Practice Resources for Training and Education, traveled to Aracaju, Brazil with colleague and SANE Program Director, Eileen Allen. The purpose of the trip was to set up the first ever Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner Program and the first ever Forensic Gynecologic Teaching Associate Program in […]

News Article by Clinical Practice Resources GTA, Alithea Howes

Alithea Howes, with backdrop of the New York City skyline

Gynecologic Teaching Associates (GTAs) come from all walks of life. They are artists, actors, musicians, social workers, teachers, medical professionals, fire eaters, …yes I said fire eaters!..), and everything in between.  So, literally, all walks of life.  They bring their personalities to the work as well as their dedication and their talent.  One such talented […]

First Ever Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner Program and Forensic GTA Program in Brazil

GTA work has been utilized in Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner (SANE) training for many years to instruct and review the components of the pelvic examination necessary to complete the sexual assault forensic evidence collection kit on a sexual assault survivor. However, in the past several years, the specialized skills of GTAs have been utilized in […]

CPR Training for New GTAs 2018 Spring and Fall Sessions

Five female learners posing with Gynecologic Teaching Associate

Have you ever thought about becoming a Gynecologic Teaching Associate? CPR is training GTAs for upcoming 2018 sessions! Our internationally recognized program has been hailed as the gold standard for invasive exam clinical skills instruction and patient educator programming.  We have instructed in numerous locations across this country and in locations across the globe, Milan, […]

Judi Marraccini, Friend, Mentor and Leader in the Field of GTA!

Blog by Isle Polonko:  Today, May 1, is the birthday of an extraordinary woman.  Judi Marraccini.  Judi is my friend, my personal mentor and a person who has made significant contributions to the field I am so passionate about, the field of GTA/MUTA.  I have known Judi for decades. She was my boss at Rutgers, […]