Scotland

We manage external relations with stakeholders and policymakers including the Scottish Government and organisations with an interest in child health. Our friendly team is here to make sure members in Scotland have a voice.
Our team works with paediatricians across Scotland, administers our committees and provides the Scottish Government with a push for policy change.
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If you're a member in Scotland, we invite you to contact your representatives about anything you want to discuss at a local or executive level.
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Our Scottish Child Protection Subcommittee informs the College on matters pertinent to child protection in Scotland.

Scotland news and opportunities

RCPCH Scotland team

We work closely with RCPCH members, Scottish Government, the Scottish Parliament and other stakeholders to transform child health in Scotland, with the aim that  Scotland be one of the best places in the world to grow up.

We also provide information and guidance specific to the needs of devolved health policy and support the work of the Scottish Executive Committee, the Scottish Child Protection Committee and the Scottish Paediatric Society.

For all enquiries email us at enquiries-scotland@rcpch.ac.uk. Please address any mail to 12 Queen Street, Edinburgh, EH2 1JE (please note this address is for correspondence only, no staff work from this office). You can also call thePolicy and Public Affairs Lead, Scotland (interim), Anna McDaid on 0131 385 7422.

Scottish Paediatric Society (SPS)

SPS is open to all doctors in paediatrics, with activities including paediatric research, CPD, events and networking along with opportunities for trainees to meet and present.