Program

Monday, November 26 NBS for Morocco Speaker
08:30 Registration/Breakfast  
 10:00 Formal opening session :
Prospects for a National NBS Programs
Mod:

  • Pr. M. HIDA 
  • Pr. A. AMARTI RIFFI
 11:00 Coffee break  
 Session 1 NBS Issues specific to Morocco Mod:

  • Pr. M. HIDA
  • Pr. K. OULDIM       

 

11:30 Apport/rôle du laboratoire du CHU Hassan II de Fès au newborn screening Pr. A. AMARTI RIFFI
12:00 NBS for Hypothyroidism Pr. A. BOUHARROU
12 :30 NBS for Phenylketonuria at Fes Pediatrics Unit Pr. S. CHAOUKI
13:00 Lunch  
 Session 2  Infant Health in Morocco and genetics and Immunological screening for Newborns Mod:

  • Pr. C. NEJJARI 
  • Pr. A. BOUHARROU
  • Pr. FZ. SOUILMI

 

14:00 Factors of infant morbidity and mortality in Morocco Pr. C. NEJJARI
14:30 Consanguineous Marriages  and Genetic Screening for newborns in Morocco Pr. K. OULDIM
15:00 NBS For Immunological Disorders Pr. M. EL AZAMI EL IDRISSI
15:30 Coffee break  
Session 3 Innate Immunity and Laboratory Technologies for NBS Mod :

  • Pr. M. EL AZAMI EL IDRISSI
  • Pr S. ACHOUR
16:00 Innate Immunity in Neonates Pr. M. CHAMEKH
16:30 Identifying inherited metabolic disorders in new borns using LC MS MS Dr. H. El ARIBI
17:00 NBS in the genomic era Pr. N. BOUKHATEM
 17:30 – 18:30  Panel Discussion I Pr. M. EL AZAMI EL IDRISSI
 
Tuesday, November 27  Learning from other Nations’ NBS experiences  
Session 4 Case studies in developing countries Mod :

  • Pr. K. OULDIM
  • Pr. N. BOUKHATEM

 

 09:00 Saudi Arabia Influences of System’s Resources and Health Risk Factors on Genetics Services With a Health Administrative Perspective on a Middle Eastern Nation’s Experience Pr. A. SAAD ALLAH
09:45 NBS in Egypt Pr. M. AA. ELSAWI 
 10:30 Coffee break  
 Session 5 Experiences from developed countries Mod :

  • Pr. A. AMARTI RIFFI
  • Pr. M. CHAMEKH
 11:00 Newborn Screening In The USA: Challenges And Opportunities Dr. S. ABHYANKAR
11:45 Neonatal screening in Belgium Pr. H. LAEREMANS
12:30 Lunch  
Session 6 FELSI and Health Informatics in NBS Mod:

  • Pr. H. GHAZAL
  • Pr. M. CHAMEKH
 14:00 NLM coding and terminology standards for newborn screening Dr. S. ABHYANKAR
 14:45 Newborn Screening as A Model for the National Deployment of Electronic Health Records: Shaping Policy, Confronting Politics, and Getting Results Dr. J. BIALICK
 15:30 Coffee break  
Session 7 FELSI and Global NBS  
16:00 Global view of PerkinElmer’s involvement in NBS Dr. P. HUHTINEN
16:45 FELSI:  Financial, Ethical, Legal, and Social Issues of NBS Pr. K. BARTHOLOMEW
 17:15 – 18:30 Panel Discussion II Pr. M. CHAMEKH
18:30-18:45 Recommendations and Closing Notes Chair
 18:45 – 21:00  Reception  

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