Newborn Screening Education


Education & Outreach Coordinator, Kansas Newborn Screening Program
1000 SW Jackson Suite 220 Topeka, KS 66612
Phone Number: (785) 296-8212
Fax Number: (785) 559-4245
Shane.Morris@ks.gov

The Education and Outreach Coordinator (EOC) plans & provides newborn screening training for birthing facilities, midwives, medical providers, and other program partners. The EOC works with providers & community partners to facilitate communication between the Newborn Screening team and its stakeholders, helping the Kansas Newborn Screening program to continually improve and meet the needs of Kansas families and newborns.

  • Is your organization hosting an event for families of newborns, expecting parents, or medical providers working with newborns? We would love to participate! Please reach out to our EOC with details.
  • Want NBS trainings for your staff? Check out our training options below.
  • Have a question and can’t find the answer on our website? Don’t hesitate to reach out to us! We’re here to help.

Live Trainings

  • In-Person Trainings
    In-person trainings are currently on hold due to COVID-19. The benefits of an in-person training are available through our regularly scheduled live webinars or individually scheduled webinars targeting your organization’s needs. Reach out to our Education & Outreach Coordinator to schedule a training.
     
  • Customized Live Webinars
    If your facility has a specific concern you would like to address, or you would like targeted coaching on your facility's strengths and weaknesses in newborn screening, our Education & Outreach Coordinator can work with you to plan and schedule a webinar tailored to your needs.
     
  • Recurring Live Webinars
    Our regularly occurring webinar schedule is below. If your organization needs one of our regular webinars at a different time/day, please reach out to the Education & Outreach Coordinator to schedule.



Toolkits & Recorded Webinars

Toolkits include a list of guides & quick-reference documents. Each kit contains links to documents that are most useful for the indicated provider type and are organized by topic. If there is a particular resource you are look for but can't find, please reach out to our Education & Outreach Coordinator.