• Advancing through NewSTEPs

    Advancing through NewSTEPs

    NewSTEPs provides data, technical assistance, quality improvement resources and training. Learn more.
Our Work

APHL strengthens the role of public health labs in newborn screening and genetic testing and designs strategies to address changes in the field.


Featured Resources

 

 

Conferences & Trainingshttps://www.aphl.org/programs/newborn_screening/Lists/Highlighted Content/DispForm.aspx?ID=1Conferences & Trainings<img alt="" src="/programs/newborn_screening/PublishingImages/NBS_2010March4_CDCMolecularTrainingGroup.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />https://www.aphl.org/programs/newborn_screening/training/Pages/default.aspx, http://redesign.dev.aphl.org/programs/newborn_screening/training/Pages/default.aspx
Quality Assurancehttps://www.aphl.org/programs/newborn_screening/Lists/Highlighted Content/DispForm.aspx?ID=2Quality Assurance<img alt="" src="/programs/newborn_screening/PublishingImages/NBS_IMG_3060_Molecular.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />https://www.aphl.org/programs/newborn_screening/Pages/quality-assurance.aspx, http://redesign.dev.aphl.org/programs/newborn_screening/Pages/quality-assurance.aspx
Molecular Resourceshttps://www.aphl.org/programs/newborn_screening/Lists/Highlighted Content/DispForm.aspx?ID=3Molecular Resources<img alt="" src="/programs/newborn_screening/PublishingImages/NBS_DriedBloodSpots_QA.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />https://www.aphl.org/programs/newborn_screening/Pages/molecular-resources.aspx, http://redesign.dev.aphl.org/programs/newborn_screening/Pages/molecular-resources.aspx

 

 

Adding to Newborn Screening Panels: An Effective Processhttps://www.aphl.org/aboutAPHL/publications/Documents/NBS_NBSPanelConditions_FactSheet_updated102015.pdfAdding to Newborn Screening Panels: An Effective ProcessA discussion of factors to be considered when adding a condition to a state newborn screening panel, including an evaluation of benefits and harms, impacts on systems of care, and steps to make any changes.
RDBS Toolkit (2018 update)https://www.aphl.org/aboutAPHL/publications/Documents/NBS-Jan2018-RDBS-Toolkit-Update.pdfRDBS Toolkit (2018 update)An updated version of the 2014 RDBS Toolkit, with a revised position statement.
Residual Dried Blood Spot Specimens Toolkithttps://www.aphl.org/aboutAPHL/publications/Documents/NBS_RDBS_Toolkit_62014.pdfResidual Dried Blood Spot Specimens ToolkitA toolkit addressing public concerns about policies and practices surrounding the retention of residual dried blood specimens used in newborn screening programs.
Hemoglobi- nopathieshttps://www.aphl.org/aboutAPHL/publications/Documents/NBS_HemoglobinopathyTesting_122015.pdfHemoglobi- nopathiesA guidance document on screening and diagnostic methods for genetically transmitted blood disorders, including an overview of algorithms for testing, reporting and follow-up from US programs.

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Short Term Follow Up Webinar Short Term Follow Up Webinar 2018-05-21T19:00:00Z2018-05-21T20:00:00Zhttps://cc.readytalk.com/r/gkukos4c7pml&eom, https://cc.readytalk.com/r/gkukos4c7pml&eom
New Disorders WebinarNew Disorders Webinar2018-06-01T18:00:00Z2018-06-01T19:00:00Zhttps://cc.readytalk.com/r/loiqp41mp489&eom, https://cc.readytalk.com/r/loiqp41mp489&eom
SMA Webinar Series Part OneSMA Webinar Series Part OnePart 1 Clinical Aspects, Diagnostics and Follow-Up 2018-06-07T17:00:00Z2018-06-07T18:00:00Zhttps://cc.readytalk.com/r/2jyof9ve2ik3&eom, https://cc.readytalk.com/r/2jyof9ve2ik3&eom
Critical Congenital Heart Disease WebinarCritical Congenital Heart Disease Webinar2018-06-15T17:00:00Z2018-06-15T18:00:00Zhttps://cc.readytalk.com/r/uzc6pu9o3ij5&eom, https://cc.readytalk.com/r/uzc6pu9o3ij5&eom
SMA Webinar Series Part Two SMA Webinar Series Part Two Overview of Available Screening Methods 2018-06-28T17:00:00Z2018-06-28T18:30:00Zhttps://cc.readytalk.com/r/u20m3iakrh8v&eom, https://cc.readytalk.com/r/u20m3iakrh8v&eom
National Severe Combined Immunodeficiency (SCID) Webinar National Severe Combined Immunodeficiency (SCID) Webinar 2018-07-16T19:00:00Z2018-07-16T20:00:00Zhttps://cc.readytalk.com/r/3wvqx3zkkl3h&eom, https://cc.readytalk.com/r/3wvqx3zkkl3h&eom