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Protecting children from air pollution

We must ensure our children live in a healthy environment where they can learn and play safely. We're looking at what the College and our members can do to play our part in combating climate change.

COVID-19 - information for paediatricians and families

On services, staffing, training and CPD, research and surveillance, plus insights from children and young people

Our Board of Trustees guides the College through this exceptionally challenging time for child health. We're now inviting members from diverse backgrounds to apply as a Trustee, bringing their skills, energy and commitment.
It's Diabetes Awareness Week, and we're pleased to announce our latest NPDA report on health checks and outcomes for children and young people with diabetes. Teams have demonstrated a laudable commitment to submitting data through the past year.
We've published our findings from services across the UK about the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, with data over the 2020-21 winter period. At the peak, 30% of services had redeployed paediatric trainees to adult services.

Latest news and blogs

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As first the British Paediatric Association and, since 1996, the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health, we have a rich heritage of collaboration and innovation in child health.

We invite you to delve into our history through our members' blogs, and to explore our extensive archive, with subject archive guides on key topics.