In this age of information, are you getting the right advice when it comes to your child’s health? What should you do to ensure their healthy development, and how should you work with paediatricians to guard against potential health challenges?

SBCC presents, Start Right, Start Bright – a Children’s Health Seminar focused on educating parents from an evidence-based, medical perspective.

This seminar, led by a team of experts from SBCC Baby and Child Clinic and Child Development Centre, aims to provide reliable insights into common health issues and optimising childhood potential with regards to nutrition, sleep and learning.

Saturday, 6 July 2019, 2-6pm

Stephen Riady Auditorium @ NTUC, One Marina Boulevard

$8 per attendee

(Free admission for kids below 12 years old)

Nutrition in Childhood: Optimal Nutrition Practices and Common Problems

Dr Nancy Tan
SBCC Baby and Child Clinic
Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition Centre

Sleep in Childhood: Optimising Growth, School and Play

Dr Jenny Tang
SBCC Baby and Child Clinic
Asthma, Lung, Sleep and Allergy Centre

Language in Childhood: Facilitating Communication

Ms Ng Jia Yue
SBCC Child Development
Senior Speech & Language Therapist

Early Childhood Development: Optimising Your Child’s Potential

Dr Wendy Liew
SBCC Baby and Child Clinic
Neurology Centre

Programme

1:30pmRegistration 
2:00pm
Nutrition in Childhood: Optimal Nutrition Practices and Common Problems
  • Optimising your child’s nutrition in their first 1000 days
  • The importance of establishing good feeding habits from the start, and the long-term metabolic impact of not getting it right

Dr Nancy Tan 

SBCC Baby and Child Clinic
Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition Centre

2:45pm
Sleep in Childhood: Optimising Growth, School and Play
  • The importance of sleep in your child’s development and health
  • Common sleep problems and normal sleep parameters parents should be aware of

Dr Jenny Tang 

SBCC Baby and Child Clinic
Asthma, Lung, Sleep and Allergy Centre

3:30pmTea Break 

4:00pm

Language in Childhood: Facilitating Communication
  • The importance of making communication with your child enjoyable, and how it optimises the learning experience

Ms Ng Jia Yue

Senior Speech & Language Therapist
SBCC Child Development

 

4:45pm
Early Childhood Development: Optimising Your Child’s Potential
  • How to optimise your child’s cognitive, physical, emotional and social development
  • Evidence-based interventions, and debunking the myths

Dr Wendy Liew 

SBCC Baby and Child Clinic
Neurology Centre