What We Do

The RCPCH mission is to transform child health through knowledge, innovation and expertise.

Explore the College's:

  • strategic plan and objectives
  • structure, history and governance
  • nominations for posts on Council and committees
  • activity in Scotland, Wales and Ireland
  • work to support global child health
  • opportunities for fellowships and prizes

The College

Front of RCPCH main office in Holborn, London

What is paediatrics?

Paediatricians are doctors who have a detailed knowledge and understanding of diseases in children.

The College

We are responsible for training and examining paediatricians in the UK, and have over 16,000 members worldwide.

Opportunities

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Feedback on patient safety education and training in England

Health Education England has opened a survey for healthcare staff, educators and families on patient safety - closes 13 September

Share your views on standards for children and young people in emergency care settings

Your feedback will inform the revision of the current edition to provide measurable and auditable standards of care