RCPCH Events

The College offers a wide range of events - including project launches, President’s Dinner and Membership Ceremonies, as well as networking and engagement events.

Hot Topics in Child Health: The Child Refugee

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Cavendish Conference Centre, 22 Duchess Mews, London W1G 9DT
28 April 2017

According to figures from United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), we are now witnessing the highest levels of global displacement on record, with nearly 21.3 million refugees spread across the globe. Over half of these individuals are under the age of 18.

How do we work to together to support child refugees?

To address this challenge, Lord Dubs, the Labour Peer who originally came to the UK on KinderTransport, sponsored an amendment to

Transgender and Gender Diverse Children and Adolescents Conference

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Cavendish Conference Centre - 22 Duchess Mews, London W1G 9DT
12 June 2017

This important event will seek to raise awareness and understanding of the particular clinical issues arising in the care of transgender and gender diverse children and adolescents.

With keynote speeches and plenaries from a multi-disciplinary panel, this conference will explore key areas such as gender dysphoria, intersex conditions, hormone treatment and surgical intervention, with analysis of the psychological impacts for patients and their families.