September is Newborn Screening Awareness Month

Did you know there are three parts to Newborn Screening? 1) the blood test (or heel stick); 2) the hearing screen; and 3) pulse oximetry. Learn more about what to expect by visiting:

What Is Newborn Screening and How Did It Start?

Legislation and Newborn Screening Research

Advances in Newborn Screening

NICHD and Newborn Screening Today

More Information

Still Time to Apply for a Grant! 

Have you heard?  The deadline for applying for a grant has been extended to October 1, 2018! Click below for more information and to submit a grant application.

TPA Grants

 

We're Looking for You!

The Texas Perinatal Association is looking for Board Members, specifically from The Valley and Midland/Odessa areas, however all interested parties are encouraged to contact us. If interested,let us know by clicking here.