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Prevention of Preterm Birth Symposium

By October 23, 2019Newsletter

What you need to know to prevent preterm birth


  • When and how to use progesterone
  • Update on the progress of the Western Australian and National programs
  • Routine cervix length measurement
  • Use of first trimester screening (FTS), non-invasive prenatal testing (NIPT)and carrier screening for all couples

All healthcare professionals are welcome


The Australian Preterm Birth Prevention Initiative: what you need to know               

          Dr Scott White

Obstetric updates

  • FTS and NIPT
  • Reproductive carrier screening                  

Dr Scott White

            Applying the Initiative in our local region

Final questions & discussion

This symposium is conducted by staff from the Western Australian Preterm Birth Prevention Initiative and the Maternal Fetal Medicine Service at King Edward Memorial Hospital.

Continuing Professional Development Points

A certificate of attendance will be provided to enable participants to claim Continuing Professional Development points

DATE: Monday 4th November 2019     5.30pm

VENUE: Falcon Street Training Room, Falcon Street Narrogin WA  


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