Webinars & Events

NewSTEPs National Short Term Follow-Up Meeting

Time and Date
8:30am EDT, May 17, 2018
Bethesda, MD


Meeting Purpose:

The purpose of this meeting is to convene newborn screening personnel from all state newborn screening programs and pertinent partners and stakeholders to share solutions for short- and long- term follow-up newborn screening.


Meeting Objectives:

  1. Provide input, guidance and technical assistance on follow-up in Newborn Screening
  2. Identify needs and offer technical assistance related to molecular literacy in short term follow-up
  3. Provide an arena in which follow-up staff can network and collaborate on quality improvement efforts

Intended Audience and Travel Support:

NewSTEPs will support travel to the meeting for one representative from each state, although additional attendees are welcome to attend at their own expense as room allows.


Attendees should plan to arrive in Bethesda on the evening of Wednesday, May 16 and depart no earlier than 2:00 pm ET on Friday, May 18.


Please contact Erin Darby with any questions you may have regarding this meeting.