Diploma in “Fetal Neurosonography”

Diploma in "Fetal Neurosonography"


General Informations:
The Diploma in “Fetal Neurosonography” offers a specific education in obstetrical ultrasound for a deepened study of the fetal brain. The Diploma combines theoretical and practical on-site training



Educational Goals:

Participants receive high-level education in ultrasound aimed at the evaluation of the fetal brain and to make the diagnosis of the main brain defects



Specific Goals of Diploma:

  • To make participants update and improve their knowledge and skills in ultrasound evaluation of the fetal brain and to recognize fetal brain abnormalities during different gestational ages of pregnancy
  • To use 3D/4D technology for the evaluation of fetal brain anatomy/anomalies
  • To create shared space for experience and knowledge




The theoretical and practical parts are focused on the following topics:

  • Embryology and physiology of the fetal brain
  • The guidelines of the main scientific societies concerning the fetal brain assessment
  • When, how and why fetal neurosonography
  • Primary and secondary neurolation disorders
  • Prosencephalic development disorders
  • Neuronal proliferation disorders
  • Neuronal migration disorders
  • Organization and myelination disorders
  • Other disorders (posterior fossa anomalies, brain masses, acquired brain abnormalities, craniosynostosis…)
  • 3D-4D in fetal brain assessment
  • Counseling of main fetal brain defects



Admission Requirements:

Candidates can be:

  • obstetricians and gynecologists
  • residency trainers in obstetrics and gynecology
  • medical doctors
  • nurse/midwives with an interest in ob/gyn ultrasound








Four weeks




Please, contact the secretary at info@psuog.net




G. Clerici, MD, PhD




European Medical and Research Center

Via Del Giochetto







After attending the course and passing the final examination, the participants receive a diploma in “Fetal Neurosonography”





€ 4,500




For communications/informations about the courses, please use the info@psuog.net email address



To attend the course, candidates must fill the application form below and send it to the school secretary at the info@psuog.net

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Permanent School of Ultrasound in Ob/Gyn (PSUOG)

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via Del Giochetto 53/A, 06122, Perugia (Italy)
Director: Graziano CLERICI, MD PhD
email: info@psuog.net