Updated 30 May 2017


Prof. Kevin Southern
(United Kingdom)

ECFS NSWG Administrator

Victoria Winters 
Email: v.winters@liv.ac.uk (link sends e-mail)


Group Membership

Not all countries are represented and if anyone else would like to join the core group, please contact us (link sends e-mail).

Core Committee

Kevin Southern (UK) (co-ordinator)
Juerg Barben (CH)
Carlo Castellani (IT)
Jeannette Dankert-Roelse (NL)
Silvia Gartner (ES)
Nataliya Kashirskaya (RU)
Barry Linnane (IE)
Sarah Mayell (UK) 
Anne Munck (FR)
Dorota Sands (PL)
Olaf Sommerburg (DE) 


The Annual ECFS Neonatal Screening Working Group Meeting will take place on Wednesday 7th June 2017 in Seville, before the main programme starts.
Venue:  Conference and Exhibition Center of Seville FIBES II, Spain

This year’s packed programme will include the following: 

•    The implications of deep gene sequencing on newborn screening, Harry Cuppens, Universitair Ziekenhuis Leuven, Belgium
•    The impact of newborn screening on diagnosis; moving towards a united global approach, Phil Farrell, University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA
•    The management and long-term outlook for infants with CRMS/CFSPID, Clement Ren, Riley Hospital for Children, Indianapolis, USA  
•    The progress of screening across Spain, Carlos Vázquez, Hospital Universitario de Cruces, nr Bilbao, Bizkaia, Spain

Please contact Vicki Winters v.winters@liverpool.ac.uk now to register.

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