Workshop on Newborn Screening

Precongress Workshop “Newborn Screening” 12th Asia-Pacific Conference on Human Genetics 2017 (Nov 8, 2017) Final - Ballroom 2

Time Program Presenter
8.00-9.00 Registration
9.00-9.05 Welcome Remark: Lai Poh-San, President APSHG
9.05-9.35 The impact of metabolomics and genomics on Newborn Screening: now and in the future Dr. Enzo Ranieri (Australia)
9.35-10.05 Newborn Screening in the Asia-Pacific Dr. Carmencita Padilla (Philippines)
10.05-10.30 Coffee break/Booth visit
10.30-11.00 Expanded newborn screening in Thailand Dr. Nithiwat Vatanavicharn (Thailand)
11.00-12.15 Newborn Screening Country reports I

Xue Fan Gu (China)
“Newborn Screening in China”

Go Tajima (Japan)
“Newborn screening in Japan with a special focus on fatty acid oxidation disorders”

Han-Wook Yoo (Korea)
“Newborn Screening of inborn error of metabolism in Korea”

Tan Ee Shien (Singapore)
“Newborn Screening country report- Singapore”

Yin-Hsiu Chien (Taiwan)
“Newborn Screening of inborn error of metabolism in Taiwan”
(Each speaker: presentation 12 min + question/comment 3 min)
12.15-13.15 Luncheon symposium “PerkinElmer-Committed to Newborn Screening” Marika Kase, Global Business Director, Neonatal Diagnostics, PerkinElmer
13.15-14.30 Newborn Screening Country reports II

Seema Kapoor (India)
“Newborn Screening in Delhi: Experiences and Challenges”

Damayanti Sjarif (Indonesia)
“Newborn Screening in Indonesia: Focusing on development of screening for treatable inborn errors of metabolism”

Meow-Keong Thong (Malaysia)
“Newborn Screening for inherited metabolic disorders in Malaysia”

Carmencita Padilla (Philippines)
“Country Report Philippines”

Dung Vu Chi (Vietnam)
“Newborn Screening in Vietnam”
(Each speaker: presentation 12 min + question/comment 3 min)
14.30-15.00 Coffee break/Booth visit
15.00-15.30 Newborn screening for Thalassemia:
Why do we wait for so long?
Dr. Vip Viprakasit (Thailand)
15.30-16.00 Panel Discussion:
Drs.Enzo Ranieri, Carmencita Padilla, Marika Kase,
Moderators: Drs.Vatanavicharn, Viprakasit