We present our keynote speakers for the 2020 RCPCH Conference

Leading voices in child health will take to the main stage at the RCPCH Conference and exhibition, hosted in Liverpool this April, to share their experience and insight. Here's the full lineup.

How can we harness the benefits of innovation for child health?

Professor the Lord Darzi of Denham, Director of the Institute of Global Health Innovation

It's 2020: innovating for child health – challenges and opportunities 

Professor Tony Young OBE, Director of Medical Innovation, School of Medicine, Anglia Ruskin University

Lessons for child health: learning from innovations and ideas outside medicine

Professor Jaideep Prabhu, Professor of Marketing, Judge Business School, University of Cambridge, Co-author of Frugal Innovation & Jugaad Innovation

Youth violence: innovating together for a different ending to the story


Martin Griffiths, Clinical Director, Violence Reduction Network NHS London and Trauma Surgery Lead, Barts Health

Chaired by: Amani Simpson, CEO of Aviard Inspires, award-winning social entrepreneur, film maker and youth activist

Moving medicine: improving the quality of conversation between clinicians and young people with long term conditions about the problem of being more active

Dr Natasha Jones, FSEM Project Lead, Moving Medicine and FFSEM Consultant in Sport and Exercise Medicine, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Making a difference in Europe - cross-boundary issues is a series of talks chaired by Dr Rob Ross Russell, Chairman European Board of Paediatrics and Consultant in Paediatrics Intensive Care and Respiratory Paediatrics, Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge. It features the below talks:

Migrant health and me: a young EAP story

Dr Paul Torpiano, Higher Specialist Trainee in Paediatric Infectious Diseases, Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Health, Mater Dei Hospital, Malta

The role of professional society in overcoming vaccination crisis: an experience of Ukraine 

Dr Yevgenii Grechukha, Senior Laboratory Assistant, Department of Paediatric Infectious Diseases, Bogomolets National Medical University

Interconnected care and workforce

Dr Lena Maiziere, Physician, Public Health department of Schwäbisch Hall, Germany

These prominent speakers are just one part of a packed conference programme. See what's planned for our flagship event and book your place.