January is Birth Defects Prevention Month!

Prevent to Protect: Prevent Infections for Baby’s Protection #prevent2protect

January is Birth Defects Prevention Month!

January 8-14


Folic Acid Awareness Week

Everyone needs folic acid! Learn more about how it helps prevent birth defects.

Folic acid helps prevent birth defects

Prevent 2 Protect!

Learn how to reduce your risk of getting infection during pregnancy. #prevent2protect

Prevent infection during pregnancy

MI Genetics Resource Center

Welcome to Michigan’s Genetics Resource Center! This website is a public health education service. It was designed to share Michigan and national resources in order to promote population health through appropriate use of genetic information and services.

About Us

The Genetics Resource Center is supported by the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services, Genomics and Genetic Disorders Section. For more information, email genetics@michigan.gov or call toll-free 1-866-852-1247.