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Media announcements from the RCPCH

Breastfeeding rates increase when financial incentives given, finds new study

11 December 2017

RCPCH's Nutrition Lead, Prof Mary Fewtrell responds to the findings

Latest Millennium Cohort Study finds one in five young people obese at age 14

7 December 2017

Professor Mary Fewtrell says the data "provides further evidence of the scale of the childhood obesity crisis in the UK"

Reflective practice and reducing risk in healthcare

5 December 2017

A statement from the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health on reflective practice and reducing risk in healthcare

Free media training opportunity for Scottish members

4 December 2017

Paediatricians with an interest in supporting media interviews are invited to attend a training day in Edinburgh

New breastfeeding stats published

29 November 2017

Prof Mary Fewtrell, RCPCH Nutrition Lead says ‘urgent action' by Government required to ensure local support is in place

New paediatric speciality training curriculum gets green light from GMC

29 November 2017

RCPCH first medical royal college to get seal of approval

RCPCH responds to new report on neonatal deaths

27 November 2017

Deaths during childbirth reduce by half

RCPCH responds to CQC's Children and young people's inpatient and day case survey

26 November 2017

Overall experience good but report highlights other areas of concern.

Training environments 2017: GMC survey published

26 November 2017

RCPCH's Dr David Evans says 'it's crucial Trusts provide adequate time in job plans for trainers...'

Blog: Explore Your Medical Archives!

17 November 2017

To celebrate Explore Your Archive week 2017, we've collaborated with the RCP and RCOG in a joint blog about our archive collections.