Nuchal Translucency Courses: 

For groups of 20 or more people, courses can be arranged locally to your own center.  Please contact Vivienne Souter, MD for availability and other details. 

Registration for NT Course includes:

  • Lectures including slide sets by the Fetal Medicine Foundation (see below)
  • Theoretical written course administered in co-operation with The Fetal Medicine Foundation leading to NT certification
  • Hands-on scanning
  • First Trimester book published by Prof. Kypros Nicolaides


  • General Principles
  • Technique:  The Fetal Medicine Foundation Method
  • Correlation with fetal aneuploidy and other anomalies
  • Adjusting maternal age risk
  • Correlation with biochemical markers
  • Twins
  • Anatomic Scan at 10-14 weeks
  • Screening for cardiac defects and other anomalies


  • $300 for physician/ $250 for sonographer for courses arranged locally.  You may register on-line by going to registration