Consultations on clinical guidelines and standards

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College members may join our consultation panel. We invite panel members to comment on draft documents during the development of clinical guidelines and standards, including scopes, full guidelines and appraisals of medicines. Members also attend meetings on behalf of the College.

Join the consultation panel

You will be making a valuable contribution, and may wish to record the learning from your involvement in your CPD Diary or training portfolio. You will also recevie an annual certificate of thanks to acknowledge your participation.

Apply to the panel

Acknowledgement list of consultation participants (2016)

Current consultations and deadlines

The College is currently consulting on the below clinical guidelines and standards.

  • Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (NICE) - draft guideline - deadline 5pm, Friday 6 October
  • Multiple obstetric guideline (NICE) - committee member recruitment - deadline 10, Tuesday 6 October
  • Newborn screening for iron deficiency anaemia in children under 5 years of age (UKNSC) - draft guideline - deadline 5pm, Friday 20 October
  • Newborn screening for Severe Combined Immunodeficiency (UKNSC) - draft guideline - deadline 5pm, Friday 20 October
  • Lyme disease (NICE): draft guideline - deadline 5pm, Friday 27 October

The College expects to be invited to consult on the following clinical guidelines and standards over the next several months.

September 2017

  • Emergency and acute medical care (NICE) - topic engagement exercise

October 2017

  • Child abuse and neglect (NICE) - topic engagement exercise

November 2017

  • Cystic fibrosis (NICE) - draft standard
  • Eating disorders (NICE) - draft standard
  • Trauma (NICE) - draft standard