Governance and Contracts team

We provide a range of internal and external services for the College. These include:

  • support for and recruitment of trustees
  • administration of the College's elections processes
  • internal support for procurement and tendering
  • internal support for work around contracts, IP ownership, insurance, legal issues, complaints, and risk.

The team can be contacted via

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RCPCH Members North West England - your regional network

This pilot programme is for all members in the North West England Area, and aims to increase engagement and influencing at a regional level. We'll be in touch with members who work in this Area (the Merseyside and North West regions), including an invitation to a future regional group meeting pl...

Professional ethics and law resources

​Paediatricians and other clinicians often have to take very difficult decisions while acting in strict accordance with the law and with sensitivity towards the customs and beliefs practiced by their patients and their patients' families. These resources are intended to support the training and crit...
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Honorary Fellowship

This is awarded by the RCPCH to a small number of individuals, paediatricians and non-paediatricians, who have demonstrated a major contribution to Paediatrics and Child Health through research, education or clinical service and leadership. Nominations are open once a year and Honorary Fellows are n...
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James Spence Medal

This is the highest honour awarded by the RCPCH. It is awarded for outstanding contributions to the advancement of knowledge and understanding in paediatrics and child health. Nominations are currently closed.
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You can find the governing documents of the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health, including our Royal Charter, Bye-Laws and Regulations below.