Launch of the National Program of Neonatal Screening for Primary Immuno deficiency Diseases (NaSPID) - 2017
Since its establishment in 2017, iFight together with the Ministry of Public Health was able to launch the National Program of Neonatal Screening for Primary Immuno deficiency Diseases (NaSPID).
NaSPID, IS A POPULATION BASED, PREVENTIVE PUBLIC HEALTH PROGRAM THAT IS CARRIED OUT IN MANY COUNTRIES THROUGHOUT THE WORLD. NaSPID is the first such program in the MiddleEast and North Africa region. It enables early identification of some of the severe forms of PID that, without detection and treatment, can lead to death at an early age in affected children.