News

Breastfeeding rates increase when financial incentives given, finds new study

RCPCH's Nutrition Lead, Prof Mary Fewtrell responds to the findings

Latest Millennium Cohort Study finds one in five young people obese at age 14

Professor Mary Fewtrell says the data "provides further evidence of the scale of the childhood obesity crisis in the UK"

Reflective practice and reducing risk in healthcare

A statement from the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health on reflective practice and reducing risk in healthcare

Announcements

Professor Neal Halfon to host child health webinar at the RCPCH

The discussion will explore emerging threats to child health and innovative strategies to address them

President and Vice President elections

All Ordinary Members, Fellows, Honorary Fellows, Senior Fellows, and Senior Members with a registered address in the UK/Ireland are eligible to vote.

RCPCH Membership Benefit of the Month - Voting rights

Our featured membership benefit of the month for December.

Publications and resources

Global impact report 2012-2017

This report offers some preliminary evidence and analysis of RCPCH Global programmes supporting stronger paediatric and child healthcare in low-income settings around the world.

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Annual Review 2016

Our 2016 annual review, published in February 2017, provides an overview of RCPCH activities from the calendar year, 01 January 2016 - 31 December 2016.

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State of Child Health 2017

This report brings together data for the first time on 25 measures of the health of UK children, ranging from specific conditions and risk factors for poor health to child deaths.

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