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Paediatricians become full members of the RCPCH and achieve the designation MRCPCH once they have passed four separate postgraduate medical exams.
Whether you are considering a career in paediatrics, have just started your training pathway or are approaching completion, this is your guide to this specialty's training in UK.
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Paediatricians are now expected to work differently as their careers progress. Our guide provides resources to support your career, particularly after you complete your training.

Considering applying to the paediatric speciality in 'National Round 2'? Applications for posts starting in August/September this year are open until 21 February. We outline the eligibility criteria and indicative post numbers, and provide the full applicant guide.

Upcoming RCPCH courses

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MRCPCH Clinical exam preparation course (2 days)

23 May 2019

London

This course is intended for candidates revising for MRCPCH Clinical in June 2019, but is recommended at any stage in your preparation. You will gain a greater understanding of the key skills required and the pitfalls to avoid. The course will focus on exam technique and prepare you for the various s...

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