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Pre-conference EUFASD Continuing professional training day: "Diagnostics using the 4-digit-code"

10.00-10.30: Welcome. Introduction to diagnosing FASD. The Regional competence center. Diagnostic courses. Collaboration with Prof. Susan J.A. Hemingway. Use of the 4-digit-code—Jon Skranes.
10.30-11.00: Ethical challenges. When to diagnose and when not to diagnose—Gro C.C. Løhaugen.
11.00-11.30: Coffee break
11.30-12.30: The 4-digit-code—by Susan J.A. Hemingway
12.30-13.15: Lunch
13.15-14.15: The 4-digit-code cont.—by Susan J.A. Hemingway
14.15-14.30: Short break with coffee and tea
14.30-15.15: How to assess CNS function. Assessment tools—by Gro C.C. Løhaugen
15.15-15.30: Short break with coffee and tea
15.30-16.30: Practical exercise in use of the 4-digit-code on 2-3 cases (short medical history, photos, growth data, test results)—by Hemingway, Løhaugen, Skranes
16.30-17.00: Results of practical work. Discussion. Questions.
17.00: End of training day


The butterfly image is a monoprint by artist Lisbeth Skranes.