Genetic Diseases and Lead Poisoning Prevention
The Louisiana Genetic Diseases Program was established in 1981 through a federal grant from the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA). The purpose of the program continues to be the operation of a comprehensive newborn heel stick screening program meeting national standards as well as to ensure access to genetic evaluation and counseling to residents in all areas of Louisiana.
- Newborn Screening Frequently Asked Questions
- "Louisiana Newborn Heel Stick Screening: Make sure your baby is tested"
- List of Disorders
- Lead Prevention Plans
- Screening, Technology And Research in Genetics (STAR-G) Disorder Factsheets for Parents
- American College of Medical Genetics (ACMG)Recommended Newborn Screening Panel
- Clinical Services
- Hemophilia Program
- Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention
- Newborn Screening
- Baton Rouge Sickle Cell Foundation Profile
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