Newborn screening turns 50! The Association of Public Health Laboratories
celebrated the 50th anniversary of newborn screening with organizations such as NCC
, Baby's First Test
on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. Through the combined effort of physicians, genetic counselors, parents, and advocacy organizations more than 12,000 lives a year are saved with newborn screening. NCC
was proud to be apart of the momentous celebration and looks forward to broadening the reach of newborn screening in the coming years.