Education and careers

We are by your side from pre-med to retirement and wherever your career as a paediatrician takes you. Learn more about how we can help your development to improve child health.

COVID-19

Our offices are closed, but staff are working remotely. We've postponed or cancelled all events through July and our MRCPCH and DCH exams through August.

This pandemic will cause unprecedented disruption to medical education, training and assessment in the UK. We know that many of our members will understandably be anxious and have questions. We've put together guides on training, as well as on paediatric services, staffing/rotas and collecting data on cases - you can find it all on our COVID-19 hub.

You may wish to explore our free online learning, including the recently relaunched Disability Matters, podcasts and an archive of past webinars.

As our President Russell Viner outlined in his short film, we're here to support you throughout your career.

Our resources range from advice for new trainees to our careers service. We also have some general information on wellbeing, plus tips on managing stress at work.

News about education and careers

News

What is the point of Multi-source Feedback?

Have you ever had a comment that made you worry, or changed the way you practice? The RCPCH and University of Cambridge are recruiting participants for a research study to explore the ways in which paediatricians use Multi-source Feedback and the data that it gives them. This video explains how t...