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's Dr Colin Michie outlines what must happen if we are to combat childhood obesity here in the UK.
RCPCH launches latest audit findings in epilepsy care
The uptake of the first dose of MMR is now at 96% and uptake of two doses of the vaccine among five-year-old children stands at 93%.
Ministers said the committee, backed by AMs in a vote on Tuesday evening, would "help encourage public debate".
We campaign on key child health issues to influence government policy
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 in the lead up to the general election in 2015 and beyond.
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.