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Haemoglobinopathies Screening Programme Update

Key information

Subject area:

Nursing, Midwifery & Palliative Care

Course type:

Continuing Professional Development (CPD)

Credit level:

Not for credit


One day

Available course dates:

To be confirmed

Course overview

This study day is for non-specialist nurses, midwives and health visitors who would like to:

  • develop an understanding of the antenatal and newborn sickle cell and thalassaemia screening programme in England
  • gain a basic knowledge of sickle cell and thalassaemia and how these conditions are inherited
  • learn how to interpret screening results
  • understand the structures which support and maintain the quality of the programme

The course is funded by the NHS Sickle Cell and Thalassaemia Screening Programme and is free to applicants.

What is the teaching schedule?

• Wednesday 21st September 2022