Experts Related to "Newborn Screening, Ethics, and Disability Studies "

Anne Wheeler

Research Public Health Analyst

Anne Wheeler, PhD, has more than 20 years of clinical service and research experience focusing on behavior and development profiles of children and adolescents with special needs. She has conducted multiple studies focused on outcomes for...

Barbara Biesecker

Distinguished Fellow

Barbara Biesecker brings to RTI 35 years of experience in genetic counseling, clinical care, graduate education and research. Here, within the Center for Newborn Screening, Ethics, and Disability Studies in the Education and Workforce Development...

Don Bailey

Distinguished Fellow, Early Childhood Development

Don Bailey, PhD, is internationally known as an expert on young children with disabilities. For 27 years, he was on the faculty of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill where he was a W.R. Kenan, Jr. Distinguished Professor and, for 14...

Holly Landrum Peay

Senior Research Public Health Analyst

Holly Peay is a senior research public health analyst, social scientist and genetic counselor with training in bioethics who works within RTI's Early Education, Disability, and Health Program. Dr. Peay conducts patient perspectives research and...

Jennifer Taylor

Research Scientist

Jennifer Taylor has extensive experience in the design and validation of molecular assays for high-throughput newborn screening assays. Trained in biochemistry and molecular biology, Dr. Taylor spent four years as a postdoctoral fellow at the...

Lisa Gehtland

Public Health Analyst & Physician

Lisa Gehtland is a physician and research public health analyst with interests in newborn screening systems and maternal and child health. She is Project Director of the NCATS-funded Innovation Cooperative Agreement entitled “Early Check: An...

Melissa Raspa

Senior Research Public Health Analyst

Melissa Raspa studies early childhood education and development, with a focus on children with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families. Much of her work has examined the impact of fragile X syndrome on children and families...

Scott M. Shone

Senior Research Public Health Analyst

Scott Shone is a senior research public health analyst with interests in newborn-screening systems and technical assistance. He has extensive experience in a state public health laboratory, including management of a high-throughput clinical...