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.

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What does a health visitor do?

Health visitors are nurses or midwives trained in community public health. They work to improve health and reduce inequalities through a proactive service for all children and their families.

This year's poster gallery for has gone virtual and is now open for you to browse at your leisure.

Review over 200 posters showcasing the latest in paediatric research.