The goal of Newborn Screening is the pre-symptomatic detection of infants with congenital conditions so that treatment may be commenced as early as possible to prevent or improve, the long-term consequences of the condition. In this webinar the speakers will discuss the different situation of the newborn screening programs in different countries.
The Webinar will consist of three talks (20 minutes each) and will be followed by the panel discussion - Registrants will be able to ask questions to the presenters.
Talk 1: Situation of Latin America in Neonatal Screening. Panorama in Uruguay
Speaker: Dr. Cecilia Queijo
Talk 2: Panorama of Neonatal Screening in Brazil
Speaker: Dr. Armando A. Fonseca
Talk 3: Panorama of Neonatal Screening in Spain as a model for programs with different degrees of development
Speaker: Dr. José Angel Cocho de Juan
Chair: Dr. Ana Lena, IFCC EB COLABIOCLI
Recorded webinar: available on demand
Certificate of Participation: available for all registrants
The IFCC Live Webinar Series is partially sponsored by Siemens Healthineers and Boston Children's Hospital