The Elizabeth Bryan Multiple Births Centre

The Launch

EBMBC collageThe Elizabeth Bryan Multiple Births Centre was launched at Birmingham City University on Thursday 21st September. The event was attended by members of Elizabeth Bryan’s family, Trustees of the Multiple Births Foundation, BCU staff and representatives from practice partners and local and national organisations. The programme consisted of short presentations (see below) followed by a video clip from BCU’s Chancellor, Sir Lenny Henry offering his support to the work of the EBMBC. The event ended with refreshments and the opportunity for attendees to network.


Professor Louise Toner, Associate Dean Academic Portfolio and Market Development, Faculty of Health, Education and Life Sciences, Birmingham City University

The Birmingham City University perspective

Professor Julian Beer, Deputy Vice-Chancellor Research, Innovation and Enterprise, Birmingham City University

Who was Elizabeth Bryan?

Faith Hallett, Chair of Trustees, Multiple Births Foundation

Looking to the future

Jane Denton, Co-lead, Elizabeth Bryan Multiple Births Centre and Director Multiple Births Foundation

Merryl Harvey, Co-lead Elizabeth Bryan Multiple Births Centre / Professor of Nursing and Family Health, Birmingham City University 

Introduction from Sir Lenny Henry, Chancellor