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Reports

The Federal Advisory Committee on Heritable Disorders in Newborns and Children periodically produces white papers and reports to the Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Along with providing their recommendations, these reports and papers address the mission of the committee, to reduce morbidity and mortality in newborns and children who have, or are at risk for, heritable disorders.

2014

Succinylacetone as Primary Marker to Detect Tyrosinemia Type I in Newborns and its Measurement by Newborn Screening Programs

 

2013

Decision-making Process for Conditions Nominated to the Recommended Uniform Screening Panel: Statement of the US Department of Health and Human Services Secretary’s Advisory Committee on Heritable Disorders in Newborns and Children

Secretary's Advisory Committee on Heritable Disorders in Newborns and Children 2013 Annual Report (PDF - 678 KB)

 

2012

Insurance coverage of medical foods for treatment of inherited metabolic disorders (PDF - 622 KB)

Draft manuscript of May 2012 presentation to the SACHDNC

Secretary's Advisory Committee on Heritable Disorders in Newborns and Children 2012 Annual Report (PDF - 642 KB)

 

2011

Committee Report: Considerations and recommendations for national guidance regarding the retention and use of residual dried blood spot specimens after newborn screening  

Secretary's Advisory Committee on Heritable Disorders in Newborns and Children 2011 Annual Report to Congress (PDF - 871 KB)

Newborn Screening for Severe Combined Immunodeficiency Disorder (PDF - 327 KB) 

Secretary's Advisory Committee on Heritable Disorders in Newborns and Children Response to the President’s Council on Bioethics report: The changing moral focus of newborn screening

 

2010

Briefing Paper - Screening U.S. College Athletes for Their Sickle Cell Disease Carrier Status (PDF - 222 KB) 

Briefing Paper - Considerations and Recommendations for a National Policy Regarding the Retention and Use of Dried Blood Spot Specimens After Newborn Screening (PDF - 480 KB) 

An evidence development process for newborn screening

A blueprint for maternal and child health primary care physician education in medical genetics and genomic medicine: Recommendations of the United States Secretary for Health and Human Services Advisory Committee on Heritable Disorders in Newborns and Children

Committee Report: Method for evaluating conditions nominated for population-based screening of newborns and children

 

2008

Long-term follow-up after diagnosis resulting from newborn screening: statement of the US Secretary of Health and Human Services' Advisory Committee on Heritable Disorders and Genetic Diseases in Newborns and Children

 

2007

Advancing the Current Recommended Panel of Conditions for Newborn Screening (PDF - 50 KB) 

The Road Map to Implement Long-Term Follow-up and Treatment in Newborn Screening (PDF - 171 KB) 

 

2006

Evidence-based Evaluation and Decision Process for the Advisory Committee on Heritable Disorders and Genetic Diseases in Newborn and Children: A Workgroup Meeting Summary (PDF - 111 KB) 

Newborn Screening: Toward a Uniform Screening Panel and System (PDF - 11.5 MB) 

 

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Date Last Reviewed:  June 2017