The Pregnancy & Health Profile: A Risk Assessment & Screening Tool
This user-friendly, tablet-based tool assists providers and patients in identifying risk based on family history information, and informs shared decisions on prenatal testing and screening. Available for download through the National Coalition for Health Professional Education in Genetics, this tool was designed to replace paper forms and streamline the patient intake process.
New Handbook! Medical Genetics in Pediatric Practice
Embodying current policy of the AAP, this new resource provides practice-focused help for addressing virtually any genetics-related issue you're likely to confront.
Based on the newly released Medical Genetics in Pediatric Practice handbook, this app is available free to AAP members through July 1, 2014, or can be purchased for $49.99. This app is available via both iOS and Android.
Policy Statement: Ethical and Policy Issues in Genetic Testing and Screening of Children
Published: Pediatrics, February 2013
Authors: Committee on Bioethics, Committee on Genetics, The American College of Medical Genetics, Genomics Social, Ethical, Legal Issues Committee
50 Years of Newborn Screening
The Newborn Screening campaign celebrates its 50th anniversary this year!
Newborn Screening for Autism: In Search of Candidate Biomarkers
Published: Biomarkers in Medicine, April 2013
Authors: GJ Mizejewski, B Lindau-Shephard, KA Pass