AUG 25-26 ACHDNC

On August 25-26, 2016, the Committee will hear presentations and discussions on topics including an introduction on sequencing and potential impact on newborn screening and public health, screening for  Lysosomal Storage Disorders , newborn screening timeliness, pilot studies for  future nominated conditions , and the National Contingency Plan for Newborn Screening. The Committee will hear updates from the Laboratory Standards and Procedures workgroup, Follow-up and Treatment workgroup, and Education and Training workgroup, Timeliness workgroup, and the Cost Analysis workgroup. Agenda items are subject to changes as priorities indicate.  Tentatively, the Committee is expected to review and/or vote on the recommendations regarding the information needed from pilot studies for future nominated conditions. This vote does not involve a proposed addition of a condition to the RUSP.