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It is tomorrow! Register to the IFCC Live Webinar on 20th July: "Newborn Screening"

Published: Monday, July 19, 2021

20th July 2021
Don't miss the IFCC webinar on Newborn Screening!

Registration link is

Dear Colleagues,

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


  • Schedule: 20 min per speaker plus 20 min panel discussion
  • Time Zones: Live presentations starting at: 10:00AM EDT - 11:00AM Buenos Aires- AR; 4:00PM European Time; 7:30PM India; 10:00PM CST-Beijing
  • Important: Please ensure that you carefully determine the time that the presentation will start in your global time zone. Click here to convert to your time-zone.

Recorded webinar: available on demand

Certificate of Participation: available for all registrants

Simultaneous translation in Spanish!

The IFCC Live Webinar Series is partially sponsored by Siemens Healthineers and Boston Children's Hospital



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