Organizers

Organizations

Primary Organizer

Moroccan Society for Newborn Screening and Handicap Prevention

In Partnership with:

Partners

  • National Center for Scientific and Technological Research, Rabat, Morocco
  • Population Department, Ministry of Health, Rabat, Morocco
  • International Society for Neonatal Screening
  • Pasteur Institute of Morocco, Casablanca
  • National Institute of Health, Rabat, Morocco
  • American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics, MD, USA
  • US National Library of Medicine, MD, USA
  • Children’s National Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
  • Newborn foundation, USA
  • Association of Public Health Laboratories, USA

 and Collaboration with:

 Collaborators

  • Save Babies Through Screening Foundation, USA
  • School of Sciences of Oujda
  • School of Medicine of Fes
  • School of Sciences of Fes
  • School of Engineering Enset, Rabat
  • Association des Compétences Médicales des Marocains du Monde (C3M)
  • Children’s HeartLink, USA

 Sponsors

Chairs

Pr. Amina Barkat , MD, Co-Chair, Faculty of Medicine and Pharmacy, Rabat

Pr. Kwaku Ohene-Frempong, MD, President of the Sickle Cell Foundation of Ghana

Pr. Karim OULDIM, MD, Co-Chair, Faculty of Medicine & Pharmacy of Fez,

Pr. Hassan GHAZAL, PhD., Co-Chair, National Center Scientific & Techno Research, Rabat

Dr. Michele Lloyd-Puryear, MD,PhD, American College of Medical Genetics & Genomics, USA

Honorary Committee

Yahyane Abdelhakim, Director, Population Department, Ministry of Health, Morocco

Khalfaoui Mohamed , Director, National Center Scientific & Technol Research, Rabat

Hammouch Ahmed ,  Director, Directorate of Scientific Research, Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research

Ware Russell, Cinncinati Children’s Hospital, Cinncinati, Ohio, USA

Therrell Bradford, Director, National Newborn Screening and Global Resource Center, USA

Maaroufi Abderrahman, Director, Pasteur Institute Morocco

Rajaoui Mohamed, Director, National Institute of Health, Rabat

Legssyer Abdelkhalek, Vice-President, University Mohammed Premier, Oujda

Ibrahimi Adil, Dean, School of Medicine of Fes

Benlemlih Mohammed, Dean, School of Sciences, Fes

Watson Michael, President, American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics, USA

Nejjari Chakib, President, The University Mohamed VI in Casablanca

Chabraoui Layachi, President, Société Marocaine de Chimie Clinique et biologie médicale

El Bikri Khalid, Director, School of Engineering ENSET, Rabat

Howell R. Rodney , President, International Society for Newborn Screening

Martin Gerard, Children’s National Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA

Clem McDonald, National Library of Medicine, MD, USA

Hamid El Amri, Royal Gendarmery Institute for Genetic Analysis

Organizing Committee

Founding Members of the Moroccan Society of Newborn Screening

AINAHI HAKIM

AMRANI RIM

ASKANDER OMAR

AYOUBI ALI

BADRANE NARJIS

BARKAT AMINA

BELKHAYAT AZIZA

BENAZZOUZ  MOHAMED

BOUHAFS        Med EL AMINE

CHABRAOUI  LAYACHI

CHAHID NAIMA

DGHOUGHI NOUZHA

DIBI ASMAA

ECHCHAKIR HAMID

EL JANAHI SARA

EL MAAROUFI LOUBNA

ELAZAMI IDRISSI MOHAMED

ERREIMI NAIMA

FILALI MOUNIR

GHAZAL HASSAN

HAMDI SALSABIL

HMAMI FOUZIA

HOUANE MERIEM

KADDOURI NOUREDDINE

KEJJI AMAL

KHARBACH AICHA

KNOUNI HOURIA

MDAGHRI ALAOUI ASMAA

OULDIM KARIM

OUSAMANI FATIMA

SAM HICHAM

SEBBAN ZAKIA

TANTANE ASMAE

Others

Hicham Bekkari

Dalila Bousta

Mohammed CHERQAOUI

Abderrazak Hajjioui

Fatima-Zohra SOUILMI

Mustapha HIDA

Noureddine BOUKHATEM

Kamal MARZOUKI

Said Barrijal

Chahboun Rajae

Mourad Raji

Samir kaddar

Executive Committee

Hayat Sedrati

Imane Allali

Abderrazak Rfaki 

Dell Elhomani

Abdellah Azami Idrissi

Zineb Mohsine

Sahar El Kasmi

Souad Chaqsar

Bouchra Chaouni

Wajih Rhanem

Sanae Karmouna

Imane Douiyeh

Jihane Khamlish

Zineb Othmani

Fatiha Haddad

Manal Chrairi

Zguiti Samira

Zineb Thaghda

Khadija Tahri

Chaimae Samtal

Hanae Daha

Sofia Sehli

Nihad Habib

 Aknowledgments

  • Judy Levin, former Fogarty International, National Institutes of Health (NIH), USA
  • Julia Royal, former Chief Officer International Cooperation, NLM, NIH, USA
  • Dan Gerendasy, Chief Officer International Cooperation, NLM, NIH, USA