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New Mexico
 
State Genetic Information   

State Genetics Coordinator:

Brenda Romero
Children’s Medical Services
New Mexico Department of Health
P.O. Box 26110
Santa Fe, New Mexico 87502
(505)476-8857

brenda.romero@doh.state.nm.us

 
 
All Genetic Services:

Consumer support, Newborn Screening Follow up, Clinical Services, Prenatal Services, Laboratory Services

Click for: - All Genetic Services in New Mexico

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 for: - Clinical Genetic Services in New Mexico                    

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 - New Mexico 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. One example of genetic-related legislation in New Mexico is:

Click here for: Statutory Chapters in New Mexico Statutes: Chapter 24. Health and Safety. Article 21. Genetic Information Privacy

  Resources for genetic legislation include:

State genetics coordinator

Click here for: New Mexico Legislature 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).
 

 

 

 
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