Better Health for Twins and Multiples: From Conception to School and Beyond

Seminar/Forum

Better Health for Twins and Multiples: From Conception to School and Beyond

Twins and parents of twins are invited to join with health professionals and researchers in this unique free community forum. You’ll hear from international and Australian experts about the latest findings on multiple-birth pregnancy, birth, early parenting, adolescence and beyond. Plus, join in the conversation about what twins need to live happy and healthy lives.

Presenters:

  • Keith Reed, CEO, Twins and Multiple Births Association (TAMBA UK): Advocating for multiples: how can we best work together – researchers, health professionals, government – to benefit the lives of twins, multiples and their families.
  • Leading Australian multiple-birth obstetrician, Professor Mark Umstad: Current issues in managing multiple pregnancy and birth.
  • Specialist twin/multiple-birth psychologist, Dr Katie Wood: Raising twin children from childhood to adolescence.
  • Multiple-birth development expert, Professor Karen Thorpe: Twin children’s language, social development and transition to school.