NYMAC serves individuals with genetic conditions living in Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Virginia, Washington, DC and West Virginia.
From across the NYMAC region, 184 parents responded to the survey.
60% of children with genetic conditions in the NYMAC region have premium costs over $1,001 and 43% have costs over $2,000.
Relays saw the team of Kath Aspin, Trish Speedie, Kerry Neesam and Kay Neesam pick up sedcond place in the F160-plus category, while Dom Shaw ran well in the British Milers' Club event at the Sportcity Grand Prix as he completed the 5,000m in 14:23:49.
In 2011 NYMAC offered advocacy groups the opportunity to reach out to their specific audiences.
NYMAC promotes and facilitates educational opportunities, including advocacy training at leadership programs, partnership with genetic counseling students, and educational materials such as the Emergency Preparedness Wallet Cards.
NYMAC (New York--Mid-Atlantic Consortium for Genetic and Newborn Screening Services)--Delaware, District of Columbia, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Virginia and West Virginia * www.
Teams: 1, NYMAC
29; 2, Darlington 44; 3, BMH 71; 4, Quakers 88; 5, NMH 97.