Online training for health professionals

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Online training for health professionals

There is online training available for health pofessionals. Earn CPD points and gain knowledge on Down syndrome and intellectual disability.

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Down Syndrome: The Essentials

‘Down Syndrome: The Essentials’ is a free online short course, developed by Down Syndrome Australia. It is accredited by the Royal Australia College of General Practitioners (RACGP) for 6 Continuing Professional Development (CPD) points. 

This e-learn is designed for and useful to anyone who is working or studying in health.

Find this course on the University of Melbourne website

Prenatal Screening and Down syndrome

The Prenatal Screening and Down syndrome eLearning course was developed by Down Syndrome Queensland in collaboration with the Australian College of Midwives, with funding from Queensland Health.

It is a 1 hour free CPD activity for midwives, but also relevant for all healthcare professionals. 

Find this course on the ACM website

Genomics for the General Practitioner

This eLearning resource provides relevant information about genomic medicine to assist General Practitioners in the implementation of genomics into their everyday practice. 

This free course is online here

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Watch a range of our recorded webinars on Down syndrome, health, early childhood, and other topics.

Find webinars in our Resource Hub

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Resource Hub

Find a range of health resources for people with Down syndrome, families and health professionals in our Resource Hub.