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

Join colleagues from across the globe in Egypt

Reserve your place at the RCPCH's first joint conference to take place in the MENA (Middle East / North Africa) region - three days of talks and workshops on child health.

29-31 January, Cairo

Epilepsy affects 112,000 children and young people in the UK. Our new report describes the organisation of paediatric epilepsy services in England and Wales as of April 2018.

Upcoming events


Careers in paediatrics event


Curious about paediatrics? Explore this exciting career at our free event - with 1:1 sessions, practical workshops, discussion of the recruitment and application process and more!

The programme for this year’s event is designed to help explore the latest innovations in child health, challenge your thinking and stimulate debate.