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Media announcements from the RCPCH

Controversial ‘clause 29’ dropped from Children and Social Work Bill

7 March 2017

RCPCH's Officer for Child Protection Dr Geoff Debelle hails the move 'a huge relief'...

'It's our NHS' rally - RCPCH statement

3 March 2017

RCPCH President Professor Neena Modi calls for cross party commitment to a publicly funded, delivered, and accountable health & care system...

Rare disease in the spotlight

2 March 2017

28 February marked Rare Disease Day. The British Paediatric Surveillance Unit (BPSU) has been involved in a series of events throughout the week.

Diabetes control for children in England and Wales ‘significantly improved’

28 February 2017

Latest National Paediatric Diabetes Audit (NPDA) published by RCPCH

RCPCH responds to Obesity Health Alliance Research On Children’s Sugar Consumption

24 February 2017

Professor Russell Viner, RCPCH Officer for Health Promotion, responds

Statement from UK healthcare professionals on the importance of childhood vaccination

17 February 2017

Vaccinations are safe, effective, and crucial to safeguarding child health

RCPCH responds to the Scottish Government’s Child Poverty Bill

10 February 2017

Steve Turner, RCPCH Officer for Scotland, responds