Advocate urges action in Nebraska for SCID Newborn Screening

Jeremy Penn, advocate for SCID newborn screening in Oklahoma and Nebraska, wrote an editorial to the Lincoln Journal Star calling upon the Governor of Nebraska to make newborn screening for SCID a priority. Jeremy details the short life of his daughter Samantha and explains how her life would have been different with SCID screening.

Read the full article on the Journal Star website at http://journalstar.com/news/opinion/editorial/columnists/local-view-governor-s-support-for-scid-screening-critical/article_b44f619f-b41b-5ab8-b662-ed4b967f873c.html

To learn more about the IDF SCID Newborn Screening Campaign and how you can get involved in your state, check out the website: http://primaryimmune.org/patients-and-families/idf-scid-initiative/idf-scid-newborn-screening-campaign

Jeremy Penn with his daughter Samantha