Next-generation screening – The promise and perils of DNA sequencing of newborns at birth

National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine (NASEM) Workshop |
June 2023

Newborn sequencing experts participated in a full-day workshop examining the utility of DNA sequencing in newborns. The workshop addressed the current state of newborn sequencing as well as relevant expected benefits, harms, and ethical considerations in six sessions. Robert C. Green, MD, MPH participated in a panel discussion and spoke about the BabySeq Project in his talk “Empirical Data on the Path to Universal Newborn Sequencing.” Recorded sessions are linked below:

Recorded sessions of the entire NASEM workshop are linked here.

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