News

Texas DSHS Hosts Newborn Screening Grand Rounds: Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)

November 7, 2019 — Texas DSHS Newborn Screening Grand Rounds  Gene Therapy: A Landmark in Spinal Muscular Atrophy Treatment Newborn Screening Grand Rounds is a lecture series at TX DSHS. There is no cost to participate and continuing education credit is available for some professions. Participate in Grand Rounds by webinar or in-person in Austin. Wednesday, November 13, 2019,... Read More

MSRGN Celebrates Newborn Screening Month

September 16, 2019 — September is Newborn Screening Month (NBS). In celebration of the life-saving screening done across our region and in the United States, we have a learning session at our upcoming 2019 Genetics Summit, dedicated to NBS. We invite you to join us in Albuquerque, New Mexico on September 23-25 to learn more about the advances in... Read More

Newborn Screening Communication MOC4

April 25, 2019 — Sign up today for the Patient-Centered Newborn Screening Communication MOC4 module brought to you by Midwest Genetics Network and MN AAP.   There is no charge to participate and completion is worth 25 points.  The project will begin in June, 2019 and can be completed by Dec. 1, 2019. Spaces are limited so if you are interested in participating, please sign up... Read More

Newborn Screening Webinars from NERGN and Weitzman

March 25, 2019 — In partnership with the New England Regional Genetics Network, Weitzman Learning Institute aims to improve access to genetics services for underserved populations through webinars for primary care providers. Here are the first 2 webinars in the series: Newborn Screening 1 Newborn Screening 2 To sign up for other webinars in the series click here.