Staff, Associate Specialist and Specialty Doctors (SAS)
The RCPCH SAS Committee promotes the interests of SAS doctors. This page provides information for SAS doctors, including how to contact the SAS Committee and other developments of interest.
RCPCH Membership for SAS Doctors
If you are currently an Associate Specialist or Senior Clinical Medical Officer in paediatrics resident in the UK you can now apply for an Election to Ordinary Membership of RCPCH.
SAS doctors are also eligible for Associate Membership or Fellowship depending on their circumstances.
Please note that membership includes CPD monitoring and also is fully tax deductible meaning if you are a UK tax payer you can claim up to 40% of your subscription back from the Inland Revnue.
Please see categories of membership webpage for details.
SSASG Update Meeting at RCPCH Annual Conference 2012
The annual SSASG Update Meeting took place on 22 May 2012 and covered:
- SSASG Career Development
- SSASG Survey Results
- CESR - Lobbying for change
- Why SSASGs should be members of RCPCH
Please see the presentations from two SSASG Committee members below:
The latest SSASG Information Day took place at the College on 21 October 2010.
The programme and presentations from the speakers and workshop leaders are listed below:
Gaining access to the GMC UK Specialist Register via CESR
Please note that from 1 April 2010, the General Medical Council (GMC) merged with the Postgraduate Medical Education Training Board (PMETB).
Paediatricians wanting advice on how to gain entry to the GMC Specialist Register via the Certificate of Eligibility for Specialist Registration (CESR) route should refer to the RCPCH CESR web page. Further advice on CESR can then be obtained from the RCPCH CESR Administrator.
If you would like to raise issues or request information from the SAS Committee, then please contact the SAS Committee Administrator.
Also see the frequently asked questions.
View the current list of committee members: SAS Committee
RCPCH - supporting SSASG paediatricians
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Associated Publications, Resources and Links
- Staff, Associate Specialist and Specialty Doctor (SAS) Committee Members' Page
This page exists to provide Staff, Associate Specialist and Specialty Doctor (SAS) Committee members with access to ...
- Staff, Associate Specialist and Specialty Doctor (SAS) Committee members
Committee membership The RCPCH committee for SAS doctors represents the specific needs of SAS doctors practicing ...
- Staff, Associate Specialist and Specialty Doctor (SAS) Regional Representatives
An elected SAS representative sits on each Regional Committee of the RCPCH. They are responsible for assisting SAS ...
- Staff, Specialty and Associate Specialist Grade (SSASG) committee members
Committee membership The RCPCH Committee for SSASG doctors represents the specific needs of SSASG doctors ...
- Safeguarding Children and Young People (Named and Designated Doctor) Learning Resource
The project The Safeguarding Children and Young People Intercollegiate Document level 4 and 5 project aims to ...
- Child Health in the UK: The future
11-12 April 2013 saw the RCPCH’s inaugural workforce planning conference – Child Health in the UK: the ...