Membership

As a member - working in the UK or internationally, a paediatrician, nurse or allied health professional - you can contribute to promoting better outcomes for children through your combined experience, knowledge and influence, and will be supported throughout your career.
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From full access to our Child Protection Portal and online access to the Archives journal, plus event discounts - see what's available to your membership type.
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As a member, you can log in to your online account to keep your details up-to-date, including your personal and work details, contact preferences and interests.
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Our quarterly member magazine 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.
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Membership renewals 2024

In December we wrote to each member with information about your subscription in 2024 and how to pay this. We have also published the standard subscription fees by membership category and location.
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Members offer personal perspectives from across the diverse world of paediatrics - whether it's about volunteering with the College, exploring career options or sharing wellbeing tips...
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Express your creativity and indulge yourself with a bit of cooking! We're featuring members' favourite recipes, from Justin's Kakuni (pictured) to Katy Rose's plant-based dishes.
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For many, retirement is a celebration of life’s work, and often feels like a moment to relax and enjoy a new chapter. Senior members share their experiences and give practical tips.
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Become a member

Our quick questionnaire helps you find the right RCPCH membership type for your career stage, and apply.

Latest news on membership

Announcement

Member Survey 2024 - deadline extended to 23 February

The RCPCH 2024 Member Survey is your chance to have your say in your membership. The survey has been emailed to members, will take around 10 minutes to complete and will help to shape the future of College membership. Check your inbox for your personalised survey link.
President's blog

Influencing change - President’s blog

After returning from Nepal, Camilla shares the crucial work being done in the region with support from the RCPCH Global Operations team. There are also updates on her clean air advocacy work and the need for powerful and urgent collective voices, as well as vaping ban campaign win news and your fina...
Tribute

Tribute to Gordon Herbert Denney, Hon. FRCPCH

Gordon Denney (1928-2024) had a distinguished career with the City of London Corporation and the Worshipful Company of Gardeners. In his retirement Gordon was the honorary administrator of the National Reye's Syndrome Foundation UK which provided support for research into this rare but devastating c...

Member volunteering opportunities

Volunteering opportunity

International Officers - volunteering opportunities

The College is delighted to present two new opportunities to represent our ever expanding global membership. The International Officers - one representing Asia, and the other Africa, Middle East, Americas, Europe and Australasia - will report into Council.
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RCPCH Registrar - call for applications

RCPCH members are invited to apply for the role of Registrar. This senior Officer role works closely with the President, Treasurer, four Vice-Presidents and College staff to further the mission of the College, a charitable body that represents more than 22,000 members in the UK and abroad. The Re...