News

Neonatal care improving, but key measures show variation in care

Royal College calls on units to share best practice to further improve care of preterm babies

Latest figures show target for MMR vaccination for five year olds in England has been met for the first time

Prof Helen Bedford said the UK is “fortunate to have a highly successful childhood immunisation programme” but there remains room for improvement

Blog: Changes to how the College manages personal data

Next year the legislation which determines the College’s data protection policies will be updated

Announcements

RCPCH membership benefit of the month - NUS Extra

A new membership benefit featured for September, NUS extra is available for any RCPCH trainee member with an NTN number.

Medical Royal Colleges in Northern Ireland call for urgent action health and social care reform

The delay in health transformation is having a huge impact on patients in Northern Ireland: we need a strategic approach

Dr Aleida Guevara to visit and speak at the RCPCH

Cuban paediatrician and daughter of the internationally recognised leader, Che Gueva will be speaking at the RCPCH on 10 November.

Publications and resources

Global impact report 2012-2017

This report offers some preliminary evidence and analysis of RCPCH Global programmes supporting stronger paediatric and child healthcare in low-income settings around the world.

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Annual Review 2016

Our 2016 annual review, published in February 2017, provides an overview of RCPCH activities from the calendar year, 01 January 2016 - 31 December 2016.

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State of Child Health 2017

This report brings together data for the first time on 25 measures of the health of UK children, ranging from specific conditions and risk factors for poor health to child deaths.

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