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Overview, Target Audience and Learner Outcome
This activity, designed for the primary care providers and interdisciplinary healthcare teams will
include a review of current newborn screening disorders screened by the Colorado Newborn
Screening Program for Colorado and Wyoming. In addition to a presentation from content experts,
attendees will participate in case study review and discussion to provide direction on clinical
practice. As a result of this activity, learners will be able to apply new knowledge to ensure
current, evidence-based care to their pediatric patients with positive newborn screens.

Upon completion of this session, participants should be able to:

  • Describe disorders currently screened for on the Colorado state newborn screening panel and understand the clinical follow-up and care considerations for the various disorders.
  • Understand the role primary care providers and interdisciplinary healthcare teams have in identifying and providing management for infants with disorders on the newborn screening panel.

Faculty from Children’s Hospital Colorado / University of Colorado
Donna Holstein, RN, BSN
Hemoglobinopathies Educator
Colorado Sickle Cell Treatment
University of Colorado

Jennifer Barker, MD
Associate Professor
Pediatrics-Endocrinology Pediatrics-Endocrinology and Research Center Children’s Hospital Colorado

Aristides Maniatis, MD
Assistant Professor
University of Colorado

Registration and Contact Information
There is no registration fee to attend this event. Please register here: Newborn Screening VES Registration by September 6th, 2019. For further information, please contact sabrina.champagne@childrenscolorado.org or 720-777-1279.