StateContactWeb SiteTelephoneE-mail
AlabamaMelissa Tucker, AuD, CCC-A, Director of Newborn Screening Programwww.adph.org/newbornscreening(334) 206–2944melissatucker{at}adph.state.al.us
AlaskaStephanie Birch, RNC, BSN, MPH, MCH Title V and CSHCN Directorwww.hss.state.ak.us/dph/wcfh/screening_testing.htm(907) 334–2424stephanie_birch{at}health.state.ak.us
ArizonaJan Kerrigan, RN, Program Managerwww.aznewborn.com/index.htm(602) 364–1409kerrigj{at}azdhs.gov
ArkansasDianne Pettit, Newborn Screening Coordinatorwww.healthyarkansas.com/services/services_ph2.html#Newborn(501) 280–4145dpettit{at}arkansas.gov
CaliforniaJohn E. Sherwin, PhD, NBS Directorwww.dhs.ca.gov/pcfh/gdb/html/nbs/(510) 231–1728jsherwin{at}dhs.ca.gov
ColoradoVickie Thomson, MA, Director for the Newborn Screening Programwww.cdphe.state.co.us/ps/hcp/nbms/index.html(303) 692–2458vickie.thomson{at}colorado.edu
ConnecticutVine Samuels, Newborn Screening Supervisorwww.dph.state.ct.us/BCH/NBS/NBS.htm(860) 509–8081vine.samuels{at}po.state.ct.us
DelawareBetsy Voss, Newborn Screening Program Directorwww.dhss.delaware.gov/dhss/dph/chca/dphnsp1.html(302) 741–2987betsy.voss{at}state.de.us
District of ColumbiaMichelle Sermon, Genetics Program Specialisthttp://doh.dc.gov/doh/cwp/view,a,3,q,573233,dohNav_GID,1802,dohNav,%7C33200%7C33245%7C.asp(202) 442–9162michelle.sermon{at}dc.gov
FloridaLois Taylor, Director, Florida Newborn Screening Programwww.cms-kids.com/InfantScrning.htm(850) 245–4670lois_taylor{at}doh.state.fl.us
GeorgiaMary Ann Henson, MSN, Genetics Program Managerhttp://health.state.ga.us/programs/nsmscd/index.asp(404) 657–6359mahenson{at}dhr.state.ga.us
HawaiiChristine Matsumoto, Newborn Metabolic Screening Program Coordinatorwww.state.hi.us/health/family-child-health/genetics/genetics/nbshome.html(808) 733–9069chris.matsumoto{at}fhsd.health.state.hi.us
IdahoPaige Fincher, Acting Managerwww.healthandwelfare.idaho.gov(208) 334–4935fincherp{at}idhw.state.id.us
IllinoisClaude-Alix Jacob, Deputy Directorwww.idph.state.il.us/HealthWellness/genetics.htm(217) 785–4093claude.jacob{at}illinois.gov
IndianaIris Stone, Chief Nurse Consultantwww.in.gov/isdh/programs/nbs/NewbornScrSitemap.htm(317) 233–1379istone{at}isdh.in.gov
IowaKimberly Noble Piper, State Genetics Coordinatorwww.idph.state.ia.us/genetics/neonatal_parent_page.asp(515) 281–6466kpiper{at}idph.state.ia.us
KansasMelanie Warren, Follow-up Coordinatorwww.kdheks.gov/newborn_screening(785) 291–3363mwarren{at}kdhe.state.ks.us
KentuckySandy Fawbush, Nurse Administratorhttp://chfs.ky.gov/dph/ach/ecd/newbornscreening.htm(502) 564–3756, ext 3563sandy.fawbush.ky.gov
LouisianaCharles Myers, GSW, Program Administratorwww.dhh.louisiana.gov/offices/page.asp?ID=263&Detail=6302(504) 219–4411charlie{at}dhh.la.gov
MaineJohn (Jack) A. Krueger, MSChE, Chief, Health and Environmental Testing Laboratorywww.maine.gov/dhhs/etl/newborn.htm(207) 287–2727john.a.krueger{at}maine.gov
MarylandSusan Panning, NBS Directorwww.fha.state.md.us/genetics/html/nbs_ndx.cfm(410) 767–6730panny.s.dhmh.state.md.us
MassachusettsRoger Eaton, Directorwww.umassmed.edu/nbs/index.aspx(617) 983–6300roger.eaton{at}umassmed.edu
MichiganWilliam Young, Newborn Screening Program Directorwww.michigan.gov/mdch/0,1607,7-132-2942_4911_4916-64851-,00.html(517) 335–8938youngw{at}michigan.gov
MinnesotaMark McCann, Supervisor, Newborn Screening Public Health Laboratorywww.health.state.mn.us/divs/fh/mcshn/nbshome.htm(651) 201–5450; (651) 201–5471 (fax)mark.mccann{at}state.mn.us
MississippiBeryl W. Polk, Director of Genetic Serviceswww.msdh.state.ms.us/msdhsite/index.cfm/41,0101,html(601) 576–7619bpolk{at}msdh.state.ms.us
MissouriSharmini V. Rogers, MD, BBS, MPH, Bureau Chief of Genetics and Healthy Childhoodwww.dhss.mo.gov/NewbornScreening(573) 751–6214sharmini.rogers{at}dhss.mo.gov
MontanaSib Clack, Newborn Screening Managerwww.dphhs.mt.gov/PHSD/family-health/newborn/newborn-screening.shtml(406) 444–1216sclack{at}mt.gov
NebraskaJulie Miller, Program Managerwww.hhs.state.ne.us/nsp(402) 471–6733julie.miller{at}hhss.ne.gov
Nevada[Vacant]http://health.nv.gov/index.php
New HampshireMarcia LaVochkin, Newborn Screening Program Coordinatorwww.dhhs.state.nh.us/DHHS/MCH/default.htm(603) 271–4225mlavochkin{at}dhhs.state.nh.us
New JerseyMary Mickles, Program Manager of Newborn Screening and Genetics Serviceswww.state.nj.us/health/fhs/nbs/index.shtml(609) 292–1582mary.mickles{at}doh.state.nj.us
New Mexico[Vacant]http://sld.state.nm.us/nms(505) 841–2581
New YorkMichele Caggana, MD, SCD FACNG Chief of Laboratory of Genetic Serviceswww.wadsworth.org/newborn(518) 473–3854mxc08{at}health.state.ny.us
North CarolinaShu Chiang, Unit Supervisor Newborn Screening/Clinical Commissionerhttp://slph.state.nc.us/Newborn/default.asp(919) 733–3937chu.chiang{at}ncmail.net
North DakotaBarb Schweitzer, RN, Director of Newborn Screeningwww.ndmch.com/metabolic-screening/default.asp(701) 328–4538bschweit{at}nd.gov
OhioWilliam Becker, MD, Medical Director of Laboratorywww.odh.ohio.gov/odhPrograms/phl/newbrn/nbrn1.aspx(888) 634–5227william.becker{at}odh.ohio.gov
OklahomaPam King, MPA, RN, Director of Genetics and State Genetics Coordinatorwww.health.state.ok.us/program/gp/index.html(405) 271–9444 ext 56737pamk{at}health.ok.gov
OregonCheryl Hermerath, Newborn Screening Program Managerhttp://oregon.gov/DHS/ph/nbs/index.shtml(503) 229–5882cheryl.a.hermerath{at}state.or.us
PennsylvaniaM. Jeffery Shoemaker, PhD, Directorwww.dsf.health.state.pa.us/health/cwp/view.asp?a=167&q=202513(610) 280–3464mshoemaker{at}state.pa.us
Puerto RicoP. J.Santiago Borrero, Director of Hereditary Disease Program(787) 754–3623pjsantiago{at}centennial.net
Rhode IslandEllen Amore, MS, Newborn Screening Program Managerwww.health.ri.gov/genetics/newborn.php(401) 222–4601ellena{at}doh.state.ri.us
South CarolinaKathy Tomashitis, Pediatric Screening Follow-up Program, SC DHEC, Women and Children's Serviceswww.scdhec.net/health/lab/analyt/newborn.htm(803) 898–0619tomashk{at}dhec.sc.gov
South DakotaLucy Fossen, Newborn Screening Coordinatorwww.state.sd.us/doh/NewbornScreening(605) 773–2944lucy.fossen{at}state.sd.us
TennesseeMitzi Lamberth, Newborn Screening Follow-up Program Directorhttp://health.state.tn.us/womenshealth/NBS/index.htm(615) 262–6304mitzi.lamberth{at}state.tn.us
TexasDavid Martinez, Program Directorwww.dshs.state.tx.us/newborn/default.shtm(512) 458–7111, ext 2216davidr.martinez{at}dshs.state.tx.us
UtahFay Keune, RN, Program Managerhttp://health.utah.gov/newbornscreening(801) 584–8256fkeune{at}utah.gov
VermontCynthia Ingham, Newborn Screening Program Chiefhttp://healthvermont.gov/regs/newborn_screening_reg.aspx(802) 951–5180cingham{at}vdh.state.vt.us
VirginiaSharon K. Williams, RN, MS, Genetics Program Managerwww.vahealth.org/PSGS/(804) 864–7712sharonk.williams{at}vdh.virginia.gov
WashingtonMike Glass, Directorwww.doh.wa.gov/ehsphl/phl/newborn/default.htm(206) 418–5470mike.glass{at}doh.wa.gov
West VirginiaCathy Cummons, Newborn Screening Research Directorwww.wvdhhr.org/mcfh/icah/unlinked/newborn_screening.htm(304) 558–5388cathycummons{at}wvdhhr.org
WisconsinGary Hoffman, Newborn Screening Laboratory Managerwww.slh.wisc.edu/newborn(608) 262–4692hoffman{at}mail.slh.wis.edu
WyomingShelly Gonzalez Sherry Long, Metabolic Records Analyst Nurse Consultanthttp://wdh.state.wy.us/csh/index.asp(307) 777–7943; (307) 777–7948sgonza{at}state.wy.us; slong{at}state.wy.us
  • MCH indicates Maternal Child Health; CSHCN, children with special health care needs; NBS, newborn screening; SC DHEC, South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control.