1. Inform physicians and health professionals who use prenatal screening and diagnostic testing of the benefits and limitations of these tests;
  2. Announce the launch of the provincial prenatal screening program that will integrate the circulating DNA into the maternal blood;
  3. Build collaborative clinical and basic research links between those institutions: National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD), University of California San Francisco (UCSF) and CHU Sainte-Justine Research Center.


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Registration fees includes breakfast, breaks and lunch.




  Before September 30th, 2019  After September 30th, 2019


300 $ On Site

255$ Webdiffusion

375 $ On Site

320$ Webdiffusion

Genetic counselor

100 $ On Site

85$ Webdiffusion

100 $ On Site

85$ Webdiffusion

Health professionnal, resident
or student

100 $ On Site

85$ Webdiffusion

100 $ On Site

85$ Webdiffusion





In case of cancellation of your registration, the following fees will be retained or required:

  • Cancellation more than 30 days before the activity: 15% of the registration fees;
  • Cancellation less than 30 days before the activity: 50% of the registration fees ;
  • No refund during or after the activity.



  • The CHU Sainte-Justine's Hospital is accessible via the STM bus 129 or is located a 5 minutes walk from the University of Montreal metro station.
  • Parking (18$/day) is also accessible by Côte Sainte-Catherine Road.

October 30 2019

CHU Sainte-Justine (Amphithéâtres 125 et 250, bloc 11)
3175 Chemin de la Côte-Sainte-Catherine
Montréal, Québec
Canada, H3T 1C5

May 13, 2019 00:00 EDT to October 30, 2019 13:45 EDT