Nuffield Trust publishes report on emergency hospital care for children and young people

Dr John Criddle says ‘it’s clear that more must be done to adapt to how and where care is delivered’ to ensure children are treated effectively

House of Lords Select Committee report ‘The Long-term Sustainability of the NHS and Adult Social Care’ published today

Professor Neena Modi is “surprised that in a report focusing on long term sustainability, there is little mention of the health of children"

RCPCH responds to General Medical Council’s report on training flexibility

Plans published by the GMC to provide trainees with more flexibility, following a review of training. Dr David Evans responds


Stroke in Childhood - guideline in process

A project to develop clinical guidelines for the diagnosis, management and rehabilitation on Stroke in childhood.

Calling all ST1, ST2 & ST3 – get a £50 Amazon voucher for an hour of your time

The RCPCH, in conjunction with the Institute of Education, is undertaking an important study on decision-making in paediatric care

Interactive webinar: Working with children and young people in child health research

Join presenters Lindsey Hunter and Emma Sparrow to find out more, discuss and ask questions about the ICYP Child Health Research Charter.

Publications and resources

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.

Read the review

Disability Matters in Britain 2016

Published on 30 November, this report offers practical examples of inclusion and suggestions on how to ensure that disabled children and young people are included in services most take for granted.

Read the report (PDF)

Safe system framework

This framework aims to improve recognising and responding to children at risk of deterioration.

View the resource