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The Importance of Early Universal Screening to Identify Congenital CMV (cCMV)

Originally Presented June 2022 for Congenital CMV Awarness Month

The National CMV Foundation, Leading Physicians cCMV Testing Advocates, and Eurofins Viracor will help you learn more about congenital cytomegalovirus (cCMV) and how early testing with non-invasive sample types (like saliva) can lead to improved outcomes. This succinct and informative webinar will discuss the impact testing can make for neonates at risk, types of testing, and the advocacy work you can get involved with (not only in June, but year round). The great panel also answers viewer's questions after the main presentation.

Originally Presented: Monday, June 13, 2022

Length of Presentation: 56 minutes

Presented by: 

  • Dr. Patricia Purcell, MD
    • Assistant Professor, Pediatric Otolaryngology at C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital
  • Dr. Gail Demmler-Harrison, MD
    • Professor, Department of Pediatrics and Pathology and Immunology at Baylor College of Medicine
  • Dr. Steve Kleiboeker, PhD
    • CSO of Eurofins US Clinical Diagnostics
  • Amanda Devereaux, RN, BSN
      • Program Director at National CMV Foundation


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