Announcements - news

Updates from the College 

Keynote speakers announced for RCPCH Conference 2017

13 February 2017

This year’s conference will welcome leading thinkers to explore topical issues in paediatrics and child health

infoKID evaluation report

13 February 2017

Read the report evaluating the website providing information on kidney conditions in children and young people

Membership benefit of the month - Paediatric Care Online

7 February 2017

This innovative decision support system for child health professionals is our featured benefit for February

Public Health England issues an alert on 'antenatal screen-negative’ congenital syphilis

7 February 2017

Three cases have been diagnosed in England since March 2016; clinicians should be aware of the risk of acquiring syphilis in pregnancy

Statement on the cancellation of European Parliament’s event, Vaccine Safety in Question

7 February 2017

Vaccination programmes are a critical part of protecting children against many serious and potentially fatal diseases

State of child health: Sign up for updates

26 January 2017

If you are interested in improving child health and wellbeing in the UK, and want to join our campaign, please get in touch

Infants', Children's and Young People's (ICYP) Child Health Research Charter published in Archives of Disease in Childhood

24 January 2017

The Charter provides guiding principles for involving children and young people in research

Presentations from our best practice event on Facing the Future standards

16 January 2017

Child health professionals from the College and NHS England present on the challenges and successes of implementing these standards

Membership benefit of the month - Children & Young People resources

13 January 2017

For January's benefit of the month we take a look at what the CYP Engagement Team have to offer.

Call for evidence - NHS winter pressures

11 January 2017

Help us to engage with policy-makers on the current winter pressures.