Lab Matters Spring 2017 - Page 2

2017 APHL Newborn Screening and Genetic Testing Symposium Looking at the Big Picture in the Big Easy September 10–13, 2017 • Hilton New Orleans Riverside Hotel • New Orleans Join us as we convene an international gathering of more than 500 clinicians, laboratorians, nurses, genetic counselors, public health professionals and maternal and child health service providers to explore and discuss a variety of topics. The Symposium also includes 30+ exhibits of the latest in laboratory technology and newborn screening systems practice. Registration is open! www.aphl.org/nbsgts 2 LAB MATTERS Spring 2017 • state, national and international newborn screening systems • genetic testing • policy issues • education • candidate conditions • clinical outcomes • diagnosis and treatment • molecular applications • point-of-care • pre-analytical quality improvement Sponsored by: Association of Public Health Laboratories Co-Sponsored by: Louisiana State Public Health Laboratory International Society for Neonatal Screening PublicHealthLabs @APHL APHL.org