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EHDI: Early Hearing Detection & Intervention

Last Modified: 06/28/2023

CMV 2016

Plenary 1: Changing the CMV landscape: The power of parent advocacy

  • Presenters
    • Kristen Spytek, National CMV Foundation (how non-profits help change the CMV landscape)
    • Farah Armstrong, Texas parent (working with state lawmakers to pass CMV legislation)
    • Erica Steadman, Illinois parent (leveraging stakeholders to pass CMV legislation)
    • Kathleen Muldoon, Arizona parent (parents as advocates in the care and early intervention services for their child)
    • Sara Doutre, Utah parent

Plenary 2: Marketing the CMV message: Proven public health techniques for raising awareness

  • Presenter: Mike Mackert

Plenary 3: Is Universal Newborn CMV Screening Good Public Health Policy?

  • Presenters:
    • Karen Fowler
    • David Kimberlin
    • Bill Rawlinson
    • Sheila Dollard
    • Albert Park

Plenary 5: Changing CMV Public Health Policy

  • Presenters:
    • Sara Beth Myers, Advocates for Women's and Kid's Equality, TN
    • Dr. Paul Griffiths, England
    • Angela Shoup - Parkland Hospital (TX)