GOLDEN VALLEY, Minn -- Marcelo Vargas, MD, pediatrician and clinical biochemical geneticist and Catherine Long, MS, CGC, genetic counselor, both from Children’s Minnesota, joined us to discuss newborn screening and the options and support available for those families who receive an abnormal result.

They also talked about the importance of genomic medicine and the innovative advances happening right here in Minnesota.

Visit ChildrensMN.org for more information about newborn screening and other tips for new parents and caregivers.