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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.

 

 

Conferences & Trainingshttps://www.aphl.org/programs/newborn_screening/Lists/Highlighted Content/DispForm.aspx?ID=1Conferences & Trainings<img alt="" src="/PublishingImages/NBS_MolecularTrainingWorkshop2015_8.JPG" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />https://www.aphl.org/programs/newborn_screening/training/Pages/default.aspx, https://www.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="/PublishingImages/DSC_0230.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />https://www.aphl.org/programs/newborn_screening/Pages/quality-assurance.aspx, https://www.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="/PublishingImages/DSC_0234.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />https://www.aphl.org/programs/newborn_screening/Pages/molecular-resources.aspx, https://www.aphl.org/programs/newborn_screening/Pages/molecular-resources.aspx

 

 

COVID-19 Newborn Screening Impact Survey Reporthttps://www.aphl.org/aboutAPHL/publications/Documents/NBS-2021-COVID-19-Survey-Report.pdfCOVID-19 Newborn Screening Impact Survey ReportFind out how the COVID-19 pandemic impacted US newborn screening programs, as of November 2020.
Spinal Muscular Atrophy: New Disorder Resourceshttps://www.aphl.org/aboutAPHL/publications/Documents/NBS-2021-NewSTEPS-SMA-Toolkit.pdfSpinal Muscular Atrophy: New Disorder ResourcesLearn how to communicate with and educate key stakeholders when implementing new newborn screening tests.
2020 NBS Advocacy Fact Sheethttps://www.aphl.org/aboutAPHL/publications/Documents/Policy-2020-NBS-Funding-Priorities.pdf2020 NBS Advocacy Fact SheetSummary of APHL's newborn screening advocacy positions and federal funding requests.
NewSTEPS 2019 Annual Reporthttps://www.aphl.org/aboutAPHL/publications/Documents/NBS-2020-NewSTEPS-2019-Annual-Report.pdfNewSTEPS 2019 Annual ReportLearn more about the activities of the Newborn Screening Technical assistance and Evaluation Program (NewSTEPs) in 2019.