News & Campaigns

The College leads the way in children and young people’s health on behalf of its membership.

We engage with the media, government, NHS, children's charities and other stakeholders to improve healthcare for children in the UK and overseas.

Find out the latest child health news and how to get involved.

RCPCH news

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Media announcements from the RCPCH
 

RCPCH responds to review of children's radiology services

New audit published by the Royal College of Radiologists out today

Child Health News

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From independent organisations - not the opinion of, or endorsed by, the RCPCH

The boy with a double hand transplant

8-year-old receives double hand transplant in USA

Early babies grow up neurotic

Latest research from Warwick Uni found babies born prematurely are more prone to grow up introverted

RCPCH campaigns

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We campaign on key child health issues to influence government policy

#childhealthmatters

The RCPCH's #childhealthmatters campaign aims to secure policy commitments from political parties that will improve the health and lives of children and young people. 

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Why Children Die

By looking at existing mortality data for the UK, the RCPCH's Why Children Die campaign aims to identify ways to reduce preventable child mortality across the UK. 

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