Cleft Lip and Palate Awareness week

Deadline for reserving your place at the event has been extended!

The East of Scotland Cleft Lip and Palate Service is holding an event in Aberdeen to increase awareness of a condition affecting around one in 700 babies born each year: Cleft Lip and Palate.

The NHS Grampian led event will see two clinicians and a young person with a cleft, from Lothian participating in the 'meet the team event' on Saturday 17 May 2014 at the Sheddocksley Baptist Church in Aberdeen.

Orla Duncan, Changing Faces Practitioner and Dr Felicity Mehendale, Consultant Cleft & Plastic Surgeon will be speaking on the day and patients and their families are invited to attend. 

Further information and booking details can be found on the NHS Grampian website -