Understandings and Ideals in Prenatal Screening/Testing


About this study

The purpose of this study is to identify the range of stakeholders' viewpoints, including values, preferences and concerns, relating to complex genetic information generated prenatally and to examine differences in values between professional/personal groups.

Participation eligibility

Participant eligibility includes age, gender, type and stage of disease, and previous treatments or health concerns. Guidelines differ from study to study, and identify who can or cannot participate. There is no guarantee that every individual who qualifies and wants to participate in a trial will be enrolled. Contact the study team to discuss study eligibility and potential participation.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Current pregnancy
  • Patient at Mayo Clinic Rochester OB clinic 
  • Accepted prenatal genetic screening.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Not a patient 
  • Has declined prenatal genetic screening.


Participating Mayo Clinic locations

Study statuses change often. Please contact the study team for the most up-to-date information regarding possible participation.

Mayo Clinic Location Status Contact

Rochester, Minn.

Mayo Clinic principal investigator

Megan Allyse, Ph.D.

Closed for enrollment

Contact information:

Megan Allyse Ph.D.


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