Sexual Assault Forensic Examiner, The Turning Point
Dr. La Tanya Thomas currently serves as a Sexual Assault Forensic Examiner with Courtney’s SAFE Place of Collin County. Dr. Thomas is certified by the Texas OAG as an Adult/Adolescent Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner and board certified by The International Association of Forensic Nursing Science as a SANE-A. Additionally, Dr. Thomas is an Associate Dean of Academic Affairs and Workforce at Collin College in Plano, TX. She is an Emory University School of Medicine trained Physician Assistant with over 20 years of experience in women’s health. She has earned five degrees including a master’s degree in public health from UCLA specializing in Maternal and Child Health and Community Health Sciences and a PhD in Higher Education Leadership from Mercer University in Atlanta, GA.