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We want more healthy children. So we make sure that our members get the knowledge and expertise they need, and we involve children, young people and families in all that we do.
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We offer two qualifications, Membership (MRCPCH) and the Diploma of Child Health (DCH), in the UK and a growing number of countries.
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Our standards aim to ensure every infant, child and young person is seen by the right professional, at the right time, in the right place.

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The new paediatric curriculum launches in August 2018. Find out more about the changes and what it means for you.

Upcoming courses and events


Effective Educational Supervision

02 October 2018

We launched this training programme in 2013 to fulfil the General Medical Council’s requirements for educational supervisors. It is designed for paediatric trainees, SAS and consultants who work with junior doctors and medical students.

Safeguarding: Statement and Report Writing (Level 3)

13 November 2018


This one-day course for paediatricians explores what is needed from statements and reports used in child protection cases. Learn to identify the issues to address and the relevant evidence to include. You will use objective criteria to assess what has been written and receive feedback to help im...