GENERAL INFORMATION

MONTANA

State Genetic Information

State Genetics Contact:

Sib Clack
Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services
Birth Defects Registry, Newborn Screening, and
Newborn Hearing Screening Manager
Cogswell Building, Room C314
P.O. Box 202951
Helena, MT 59620
Tel: 404-444-1216

Montana Medical Genetics Program

John Johnson, MD
Director, Department of Medical Genetics
Shodair Children’s Hospital
2755 Colonial Drive, P.O. Box 5539
Helena, MT 59604
Tel: 800--447-6614
Tel: 406-444-7530
jjohnson@shodair.org

Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services
Montana Medical Genetics Program
Genetics and Newborn Screening Region 6 Collaborative

All Genetic Services

Consumer support, Newborn Screening Follow up, Clinical Services, Prenatal Services, Laboratory Services
All Genetic Services in Montana

Clnical Genetic Services

Clinical genetics are medical services provided to individuals, families, and populations who have or are at risk for disorders with genetic implications. Services include testing, counseling, education, treatment, and where appropriate, referral for other services.
All Genetic Services in Montana

GeneTests, is a publicly-funded, medical genetics information resource that has a searchable clinical directory for all states, type of service, and specialty clinic.
Gene Tests Homepage
GeneTests-Montana Clinical Directory

Legislation

Genetic legislation may be clearly expressed in public health statutes. It may also be embedded in other regulations, administrative rules, or other less obvious statutes, e.g. labor law. Identifying and interpreting state genetics legislation is not necessarily straightforward.

Resources for genetic legislation include: