Milestones - member magazine

Milestones is our quarterly member magazine. Each edition brings you all the latest College news, along with in-depth features and regular items on life in paediatrics in the UK and around the world.

Summer 2024

In this issue we look back at RCPCH Conference 2024 and hear from medical student prize winners and RCPCH &Us. We also get 'Powered up', discussing how to tackle health inequalities with actions and take a look at life post-CCT from three past trainees.

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Detail from the front cover of Milestones magazine - an illustration of a park, one side of the sky is gloomy, the other side with sun, a large colourful umbrella, and people underneath
We spotlight how we are keeping infants, children and young people safe as they access health services. We also explore how healthcare professionals can tackle mental health crises and what a trauma-informed system looks like.
Illustration of a park with playground, marquees, trampoline, trees, with children playing and adults
We look at health inequalities in the broader sense. We explore how climate change anxiety can have an effect on children and young people's mental health and we hear from members on patient safety and resolving conflicts.
Illustration of four health professionals each with jigsaw letter spelling out TEAM
Advanced practitioners provide continuity and a unique perspective - and we hear from several fantastic colleagues. Plus, talking about kindness in healthcare and a fascinating insight from a parent-paediatrician of a transgender child.

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Tribute to Dame Liz Fradd (1949-2024)

In 2002, Dame Liz Fradd was awarded an Honorary FRCPCH in recognition of her enormous contribution to children’s nursing. Professor Sir Alan Craft remembers Dame Liz who remained active until the end of her life. She died on her 75th birthday on 12 May, World Nursing Day,
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Milestones magazine for members – summer 2024

In this issue we look back at RCPCH Conference 2024 and hear from medical student prize winners and RCPCH &Us. We also get 'Powered up', discussing how to tackle health inequalities with actions, and take a look at life post-CCT from three past trainees.