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Umbilical Cord Collection Training Video
Defense in Depth Strategy
Elizabeth Dang of CDC's FASD Prevention Team - Expert Interview
FASD Awareness for Women of Child-Bearing Age
USDTL Live episode 1 Fetal Alcohol Effects with Dianne Montgomery
USDTL Live episode 2 CordStat Origin with Dianne Montgomery
USDTL Live episode 3 Fetal Alcohol Screening with Carol Wallman
Why Test For Designer Stimulants ("Bath Salts") in Umbilical Cord
September 19-22, 2014 NashvilleTN Omni Nashville
Bob Demaree will be in attendance for USDTL...
September 22, 2014 Des MoinesIA Virginia Thompson Auditorium, UnityPoint Health-Des Moines, Blank Children's Hospital
Purpose: To enable the learner to apply evidence-based information to care for the perinatal family. Intended Audience: Nurses and other interested healthcare professionals in obstetrics, neon..
October 2 The Hilton Garden Inn at the Louisville Airport
The KPA was founded in 1988 and hopes to include representation from across the state of Kentucky. In its 26th year, our current focus is a partnership with state health agencies, especially the March..
USDTL has succeeded in improving their umbilical cord screening assay for buprenorphine by reducing the positive result cutoff from 1.0 ng/g down to 0.5 ng/g. The improved umbilical cord buprenorphine assay gives the best possible detection of buprenorphine exposure, making it possible to identify more newborns exposed to buprenorphine in utero.
USDTL is the first laboratory to be awarded specimens from the Virtual Repository of Dried Blood Spots, a new national database of dried blood spot specimens available for use in research.
USDTL researchers will investigate the relationship between in utero alcohol exposure and epigenetics using Small Business Innovation Research funding from the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism.