May’s Public Health Webinars are now on the GAFP Website

May 12th’s Severe Combined Immunodeficiency Screening and May 20th’s Developmental Screening Webinars from the Department of Public Health are now available on the GAFP website.

May 12th DPH Webinar: Severe Combined Immunodeficiency Screening, is available!
Objectives:
  •  Identify the rational for performing newborn screening for SCID/T cell lyphopenia
  • Understand the next steps for testing after an abnormal screening test is reported
  • Identify other non-SCID disorders that may be detected by this screening test
To participate in this activity, click here: https://www.gafp.org/education/webinars/
May 20th DPH Webinar: Developmental Screening, is available!
Objectives:
  • Review rates of developmental disabilities 
  • Understand that early identification and intervention leads to improved outcomes
  • List developmental and Autism Screening recommendations
  • Review Georgia EPSDT recommendations for screening
  • Understand challenges to screening in practice
  • List referral resources for further evaluation
  • Review developmental monitoring and screening resources
To participate in this activity, click here: https://www.gafp.org/education/webinars/