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Tell it Right Start it Right

GF48 at the Clinical Education Centre
Wednesday 13 November 2019
9am - 3:30pm
Tell it Right Start it Right


This RCM accredited study day, provided by the Down’s Syndrome Association, is for all health professionals working in foetal medicine, maternity and neonatal services including midwives, nurses, paediatricians, sonographers and health visitors.


Tell it Right aims to provide information about

  • Downs Syndrome that is balanced, accurate and up-to-date
  • How best to support expectant parents through the screening process How best to impart information to parents and families, following a pre/post-nataldiagnosis of Down’s syndrome
  • Some common issues which may affect a baby with Down’s syndrome in the early weeks of life.

Tell it Right also aims to encourage delegates to reflect on:

  • The decision making process related to screening
  • The parents’ perspective
  • Life for a person with Down’s syndrome