Affiliate membership - medical student

If you are a medical student in the UK with an interest in paediatrics, you can become an RCPCH Affiliate member for free. You will enjoy access to a range of specialist information and discounts.

Membership per year

 - Subscription only
 - With Archives of Disease in Childhood





  • Careers advice
  • Quarterly newsletter
  • College publications, including free access to online Child Protection Companion and the Paediatrician’s Handbook
  • Listing on online members' directory
  • Option to receive regular email news bulletins
  • Use of the members' room in RCPCH London
  • Reduced fees for RCPCH Conference and other courses and events
  • Optional subscription to our journal, Archives of Disease in Childhood, for £50 per year (cost to non-members is £409 per year)
  • RCPCH account with personalised dashboard
  • Access to Research Funding Database


You must be enrolled in a medical school in the UK, and will need to provide evidence of this in your application.

Application timeline

Applications are usually processed within 5 working days.


Download the RCPCH Affiliate Membership med student leaflet (PDF, 241KB)