Welcome to PEGASUS

Professional Education for Genetic Assessment and Screening

PEGASUS education and training is for health professionals involved in antenatal and newborn screening. Our online educational resources were developed by the University of Nottingham Division of Primary Care in collaboration with a number of NHS and academic institutions. More about PEGASUS. This website also provides information about local PEGASUS workshops and courses, and links to other relelvant information.

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PEGASUS resources were developed for health professionals involved in antenatal and newborn screening, in particular:

Front-line Professionals - e.g. midwives, GPs, health visitors, practice nurses, bilingual workers, obstetricians, paediatricians;

Specialist Practitioners involved in counselling women and couples at risk of having a child with a haemoglobin disorder;

Anyone working in Public Health or Commissioning with responsibility for commissioning or evaluating antenatal and newborn screening programmes.

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Offering participants the opportunity to work through real life clinical scenarios as well as reflect upon their own learning needs. More about:

Workshops for front-line professionals

'Train the Trainer' workshops

5-day residential course for Specialist Practitioners

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