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 so members and other professionals are updated with the latest policy and practice.

Latest news


Leaving the EU - message from your President

Paediatricians understand that when life gets tough, it is our interconnectedness that often steers us through. Russell highlights his concerns about the impact of Brexit on children and young people, and on our public life and institutions.

Submit an abstract and you could be presenting to colleagues at the UK’s biggest child health conference.

Some of our events and courses


DCH Clinical exam preparation course

13 March 2020


This one-day course will familiarise you with the Diploma of Child Health Clinical exam. You will gain a greater understanding of the assessment criteria, the key skills required, the pitfalls to avoid by focusing on exam technique and, through practice, how to approach each station.

FRCPCH/MRCPCH Admissions ceremony - Edinburgh 2020


We look forward to welcoming new Fellows and Members of the RCPCH, and their guests, at this special event. The ceremony takes place in the beautiful Main Hall, followed by an afternoon tea and drinks reception.

We have lots of Effective Educational Supervision courses at locations around the UK. Pick yours today!