What We Do

This section covers:

  • the College itself and its history
  • College publications
  • fellowships and prizes
  • participation in College work
  • the devolved countries
  • international activity
  • College educational and research projects

The College

Front of RCPCH main office in Holborn, London

What is paediatrics?

Paediatrics is the study of children's diseases. Paediatricians are doctors who have a detailed knowledge and understanding...

The College

The Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health (RCPCH) was founded in 1996. The College has over 13,500 members who live...

Children and young people's participation and advocacy

The Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health is committed to the safe, meaningful and ethical participation of children...

Consultations and research

Close-up of person looking through microscope


RCPCH is committed to working in partnership with other stakeholders in the formulation of responses to developmental consultations.

Health policy consultations

RCPCH is asked to respond to a wide range of consultations and your contributions to the College response are always welcome.