Calendar of Events

Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

OVERVIEW OF PRENATAL SCREENING IN ONTARIO – reviewing maternal serum screening and non-invasive prenatal testing

November 24 @ 12:00 pm 1:00 pm

Description

The presentation will go over technical and clinical details involving prenatal screening, comparing sensitivity, specificity, results, follow-up actions and timelines of the various materal serum screening (MSS) options in Ontario (e.g.: eFTS and STS) to non-invasive prenatal testing (NIPT) . The presentation will highlight how to order testing and access resources for a clinical practice.

Objectives

Equip ordering providers with information and resources to ensure they are comfortable in ordering and counselling patients on all prenatal screening options in accordance with professional guidelines

Enable clinicians to differentiate between MSS and NIPT

Speaker

Kate Gardiner, Senior Manager of Clinical Services (C)CGC

Originally from Toronto Canada, Kate Gardiner has been certified by both the Canadian Association of Genetic Counsellors (CAGC) and the American Board of Genetic Counseling (ABGC) for the past 10 years. As a genetic counsellor, she has had experience in Australian, Canadian and American healthcare systems, in hospital, private and laboratory settings, in the fields of preconception, prenatal, pediatric, adult and cancer genetics. She has been employed by LifeLabs for the past eight years, currently as the Senior Manager of Clinical Services

Free – $40.00

Tickets

The numbers below include tickets for this event already in your cart. Clicking “Get Tickets” will allow you to edit any existing attendee information as well as change ticket quantities.
Tickets are no longer available

The use of and/or reliance on the NPAO Events Page shall hold harmless the NPAO and its employees, from any claim related to such use. Persons requesting posting on, using, or attending events posted on the NPAO Events Page shall hold harmless the NPAO Events Page and its employees from any claim that the content is not applicable. To view our full disclaimer, please click here.

Become a part of this vibrant, dynamic organization!

The Nurse Practitioners’ Association of Ontario is your professional voice.

NPs speaking for NPs.

Sign In Become a Member

Follow Us

@NPAOntario