minnesota newborn screening program
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In addition to the resources listed below, please contact the Newborn Screening Program at (800) 664-7772 with any additional questions you may have.
MINNESOTA DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH RESOURCES
Staff from the Minnesota Newborn Screening Program have presented to groups of midwives and to those who offer care to small communities at higher risk for genetic disorders. If you belong to a group that would like to arrange a continuing education presentation, please contact us.
Provides information and resources in the area of newborn screening and genetics to benefit health professionals, the public health community, consumers, and government officials.
Genetests is a publicly funded medical genetics information resource developed for physicians, other healthcare providers, and researchers, available at no cost to all interested persons.
Mission is to improve the health of babies by preventing birth defects, premature birth, and infant mortality. Carries out this mission through research, community services, education, and advocacy to save babies’ lives.
Mission is to improve the lives of babies by working to prevent disabilities and death resulting from disorders detectable through newborn screening. This parent advocacy group also provides referrals to private laboratories that perform newborn screening without participation of the state government.Updated Monday, 30-Jul-2012 13:44:26 CDT