6th International Conference on Birth Defects and Disabilities in the Developing World

   The 6th ICBD is being organized by the Institute of Human Genetics-National Institutes of Health, University of the Philippines Manila and the Asia Pacific Society for Human Genetics, with support from the March of Dimes Foundation and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, USA.
CONFERENCE THEME: Enbedding Birth Defects in the Continuum of Care
  • Prematurity and birth defects
  • Preconception health services
  • Clinical Genetic Services
  • Genomics of Prematurity
  • Genomics of Birth Defects
  • Maternal nutrition and birth defects
  • Congenital Infections
  • Developmental disabilities
  • Newborn Screening
  • Birth defects surveillance
  • Non-invasive prenatal diagnosis
  • Novel technologies for diagnosis of unknown
  • birth defects
  • Lysosomal Storage Disorders
  • Thalassemias
  • Inborn Errors of Metabolism
  • Genetic Counseling
  • Registries and ICD Coding
  • Patient Organizations
  • Ethics, Legal and Social Issues
  • Youth Volunteers in Health
  • Global Professional networks