News and events

We aim to be the ‘go to’ on child health issues for the media and policy makers, using the expertise and experience of our members. We also run a range of events and courses, including online learning, so members and other professionals are updated with the latest policy and practice.

Latest news


Dr Joseph L Ward wins the Donald Paterson Award 2023

The Donald Paterson Award is granted to the best article on any subject related to paediatrics published or accepted for publication within the previous year. This year the prize has been awarded to Dr Joseph Ward. Dr Ward was nominated the winner for his research paper “Risk factors for PICU adm...

RCPCH update on staff pay for 2022-23

The Board of Trustees have met with the College Senior Leadership Team to consider the most recent proposition from UNITE about pay.
Hands carefully hold model of a globe

It's been fantastic to be in Glasgow for our big event, taking place from Tuesday 23 to Thursday 25 May. The theme was 'Child health in a changing world', and you can catch up on the conversation on Twitter at #RCPCH23