National Newborn Screening and Genetics Resource Center
HomeContact UsEventsParents/FamiliesProfessionalsNNSIS


Indiana
    
  State Genetic Information         

State Genetics Coordinator:

Malorie Hensley, MS
Genomics Program Director
Indiana State Department of Health
2 N. Meridian St, 7F
Indianapolis, IN 46204
317-233-7019

mhensley@isdh.IN.gov

 

 
 
Needs Assessment/Planning:

Click for:  - Indiana Genetics Plan 

 
 
Clinical 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.

Click here for: Indiana State Department of Health/Directory of Indiana Clinical Genetic Services Providers

GeneTests, is a publicly-funded, medical genetics information resource that has a searchable clinical directory for all states, type of service, and specialty clinic.
Click here for: Gene Tests Homepage
Click here for: GeneTests - Indiana Clinical Directory
 
 
Genetics Training Program:

Click here for: Indiana University – Graduate Program in Genetic Counseling 
 
 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. One example of genetic-related legislation in Indiana is:

Click here for: Title 27. Article 8. Life, Accident, and Health Insurance. Chapter 26. Genetic Screening or Testing. Indiana Code (IC) 27-8-26-1 to 11. 

Resources for genetic legislation include:

State genetics coordinator

Click here for: Indiana General Assembly Online

Click here for: National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL) Genetics Laws and Legislative Activity. Select a topic of interest for legislation in each state (where available).
 

 

 

spacer
*All material within this website is presented as a public service, and does not necessarily represent endorsement by the NNSGRC and its sponsoring agencies. Users of this website are responsible for checking the accuracy, completeness, currency, and/or suitability of all information contained herein.
spacer