Editorial Board

Editors (4)

Dr. Ralph Fingerhut
Swiss Newborn Screening Laboratory, Steinwiesstr. 75, CH-8032 Zurich, Switzerland
Interests: neonatal screening; process quality; knowledge scharing and education; new technologies in NBS; new applications in NBS; multiparameter analysis
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Dr. Peter C.J.I. Schielen

Reference Laboratory for Neonatal Screening, Centre for Infectious Diseases Research, Diagnostics and Sceening-IDS, National Institute of Public Health and the Environment – RIVM, NL-3720 BA Bilthoven, The Netherlands
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Prof. Dr. Can Ficicioglu
Associate Editor
Professor of Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania; Division of Human Genetics,Section of Metabolic disorders, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Interests: PKU; galactosemia; fatty acid oxidation defects; cobalamin disorders; homocystinuria; MPS II; LAL deficiency and organic acidopathies
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Dr. Fred Lorey

Associate Editor
Former Director, CA Newborn Screening Program; HHS Advisory Committee on Heritable Disorders; Advisory board for Save Babies through Screening and Human Longevity, Inc., Pleasant Hill, CA, USA
Interests: SCID; hemoglobinopathies; metabolic disorders; endocrine disorders; program development; bio banking; assistance to developing countries in setting up/expanding NBS; biological anthropology; genetic epidemiology
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Advisory Board (7)

Prof. Neil R. M. Buist, MD, DCH, FRCPE, LLD

Professor Emeritus Pediatrics and Medical Genetics, Oregon Health & Science University, 3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Rd, Portland, OR 97239, USA
Dr. W. Harry Hannon

Independent Consultant on Newborn Screening, 4929 Duncans Lake Point, Buford, GA 30519, USA
Prof. Dr. Harvey L. Levy
Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School; Division of Genetics and Genomics, Boston Children’s Hospital, 1 Autumn St., Boston, MA 02115, USA
Interests: neonatal screening; inborn errors of metabolism; phenylketonuria; homocystinuria; galactosemia; endocrine disorders; program development; bio banking; assistance to developing countries in setting up/expanding NBS; biological anthropology; genetic epidemiology
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Dr. Enzo Ranieri

South Australian Neonatal Screening Centre, Directorate of Genetic and Molecular Pathology Women’s and Children’s Hospital Campus, Adelaide SA Pathology, South Australia, Australia
em. Prof. Dr. Adelbert A. Roscher

Lindwurmstr. 4 80337 München Bayern Germany
Dr. Bradford L. Therrell
Nat. Newborn Screening Global Research Center 3907 Galaxia Drive Austin, TX 78759, USA
Interests: inborn errors of metabolism and hemoglobinopathies; laboratory certification; and international laboratory guidelines and standards for newborn screening
Prof. Dr. Bridget Wilcken, AM, MD, FRACP, FRCPA (hon)

Senior Staff Physician, Genetic Metabolic Service, Sydney Children’s Hospital Randwick; Honorary Consultant, NSW Biochemical Genetics and Newborn Screening Services, The Children's Hospital at Westmead, Sydney, NSW, Australia.

Editorial Board Members (20)

Dr. Osama Aldirbashi, FCCMG, DABMGG

Department of Pediatrics, UAE University, PO Box 17666, Al-Ain, UAE
Interests: newborn screening; mass spectrometry; inborn errors of metabolism; organic acidemias; peroxisomal disorders
Prof. Dr. Jim R. Bonham

Department of Clinical Chemistry, Sheffield Children's NHS Foundation Trust, Sheffield, S10 2TH, UK
Interests: quality assurance; inherited metabolic disorders; genomics; IT supporting patients; system governance
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Dr. Gustavo JC Borrajo *

Detección de Errores Congénitos, Fundación Bioquímica Argentina, Calle 6 # 1344, 1900, La Plata, Argentina
Interests: newborn screening, with emphasis on analytical and quality assurance issues. PKU, CH, Cystic Fibrosis, Galactosemia, CAH, Biotinidase Deficiency, MSUD and Tandem Mass Spectrometry. Assistance to Latin American countries in setting up newborn screening activities
* Region Latin America
Dr. Inken Brockow, MPH
Screening center, Bavarian Health and Food Safety Authority, Veterinärstr. 2, 85764, Oberschleißheim, Germany
Interests: newborn hearing screening; neonatal screening; hearing disorder; epidemiology; tracking
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Prof. Dr. Alberto Burlina
Director, Division of Inborn Errors of Metabolism, North East Italy Newborn Screening Center, University-Hospital of Padova, Italy
Interests: clinical and biochemical characterisation of inborn errors of intermediary metabolism; clinical application of tandem mass spectrometry; neurotransmitters defects; metabolic diseases in adulthood; development of new therapies; NBS new programs for inborn errors of metabolism
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Prof. Dr. Regina Ensenauer
Division of Experimental Pediatrics & Metabolism University Children’s Hospital Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf, Germany
Interests: newborn metabolic screening, metabolism, metabolite profiling, early origins of childhood obesity & associated metabolic disease, fetal metabolic programming, nutrient-sensing mechanisms, metabolic & nutritional medicine
Dr. James B. Gibson, MD

Section of Clinical and Metabolic Genetics, Dell Children's Medical Group, 1301 Barbara Jordan Blvd Ste 200, Austin, TX 78723, USA
Interests: Inborn errors of metabolism; Hypoglycemia; Long term and treatment-stratified outcomes of patients detected by newborn screening; Development of treatment options for potentially screenable disorders; Telemedicine delivery of genetic consultative and management services; Ethical and societal challenges in the expansion of screening programs
Prof. Dr. Gwendolyn Gramer

Medical Head of Newborn Screening, University Hospital Heidelberg; Centre for Paediatric and Adolescent Medicine, Division of Neuropaediatrics and Metabolic Medicine, Im Neuenheimer Feld 430, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
Interests: newborn screening; inborn errors of metabolism; endocrine disorders; cystic fibrosis; extension of newborn screening programmes; second-tier testing; vitamin B12 deficiency; long-term outcome of patients detected by newborn screening; screening for disease in ophthalmology; ophthalmological manifestations of metabolic disorders; glaucoma screening
Prof. Dr. Lennart Hammarström
Department of Clinical Immunology, Karolinska University Hospital Huddinge, SE-14186 Stockholm, Sweden
Interests: primary immunodeficiency; genetics; newborn screening
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Dr. Rasoul Alikhani Koupaei, DCC, FCACB, DABCC, FACB

Chief, Genetic Disease Laboratory Branch, CA Department of Public Health, 850 Marina Bay Parkway, G272 Richmond, CA 94804, USA
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