9:10–10:20 A.M.

CURRENT STATUS REGARDING STORAGE OF NBS SAMPLES

9:10–9:30 A.M.

Current state practices and policies

 

Alissa Johnson, Johnson Policy Consulting

9:30–9:50 A.M.

Rationale for storing newborn screening samples

 

Kenneth Pass, Senior Research Scientist, New York State Department of Health Wadsworth Center

9:50–10:20 A.M.

Discussion

10:20–10:30 A.M.

BREAK

10:30 A.M.–12:20 P.M.

RESEARCH OPPORTUNITIES ON NBS SAMPLES

10:30–10:50 A.M.

Continuum from service to research

 

Anne Comeau, Deputy Director New England Newborn Screening Program; Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics, University of Massachusetts Medical School

10:50–11:10 A.M.

Opportunities for broader research

 

Sharon Kardia, Professor and Chair of Epidemiology; Director, Public Health Genetics Program; Director, Life Science and Society Program; Co-Director, Center for Genomics and Public Health School of Public Health, University of Michigan

11:10–11:30 A.M.

Implications of dataset linkage

 

Michele Caggana, Deputy Director Division of Genetics; Chief, Laboratory of Human Genetics; Director, Newborn Screening Program; Head, Genetic Testing Section, New York State Department of Health Wadsworth Center



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