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Contact details for use by health professionals

Contact numbers for the Wales Newborn Screening Laboratory

Health professionals should use the following telephone numbers to contact the laboratory:
1. To check that a sample has been received, or for any queries about demographic information on a bloodspot card:

  • Telephone - 029 2184 4032

2. For all clinical enquiries (including interpretation of screening results) or enquiries about the quality of a bloodspot sample please contact:

Dr Fiona Stratford Clinical Biochemist

Tel – 029 2184 5448



 Professor Stuart J Moat

Consultant Clinical Biochemist,

Director of Wales Newborn Screening Laboratory

Tel - 029 2184 3562



Newborn Screening Laboratory

Newborn Screning Laboratory Department of Medical Biochemistry

University Hospital of Wales

Heath Park


CF14 4XW

Newborn Screening Administration Failsafe Team Telephone Numbers

The regional Newborn Screening Administration teams can be contacted (office hours Monday – Friday) by health professionals who have queries about the follow up of babies identified by the NBSWS failsafe. The teams can also be contacted to request the NHS number for a baby if it is not available prior to taking the sample.

South East Wales Cardiff and Vale, 
Cwm Taf Morgannwg (except Bridgend) 
and Aneurin Bevan University Health Boards

Newborn Screening 
Administration team

Tel - 029 2184 3568

Mid and West Wales

Swansea Bay, Cwm Taf Morgannwg (Bridgend) and  Hywel Dda University Health Boards and Powys Teaching Health Board

Newborn Screening Administration team

Tel - 01792 343364

North Wales Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board

Newborn Screening Administration team

Tel - 01978 727005

Newborn Bloodspot Screening Wales Co-ordinators & Administration Team Contacts
Catherine Boyce -
Programme Co-ordinator 029 2010 4399
Margaret Birch -
Programme Co-ordinator 029 2010 4634
Administration Support 029 2010 4427