RCPCH - news

Media announcements from the RCPCH

How many calories in a bar of chocolate?

27 July 2012

The RCPCH asked how many calories a bar of chocolate contained...

Children and Young People’s Health Outcomes Forum publishes proposals

26 July 2012

The RCPCH's Youth Advisory Panel & President back proposals to improve NHS for children - but stress importance of turning recommendations into action

Flu vaccine to be given to all UK children

25 July 2012

RCPCH President Dr Hilary Cass responds to the JCVI's recommendation to extend the 'flu vaccination programme to all children...

RCPCH join Jamie Oliver in call for celebrity junk food endorsement ban

25 July 2012

RCPCH President joins TV chef Jamie Oliver in a call for celebrities to stop endorsing junk food.

New RCPCH Officer for Education Programme Development appointed

24 July 2012

Dr Bob Klaber has been appointed as the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health's Officer for Education Development.

Better communication and training is needed to improve healthcare for young adults and adolescents

19 July 2012

Young patients say better communication and training is needed to improve healthcare for young adults and adolescents

National Neonatal Audit: Data 'crucial' to drive up standards

16 July 2012

The 5th National Neonatal Audit, conducted by the RCPCH, assesses if babies in neonatal units receive the right level and consistency of care...

RCPCH young spokesperson comments on children's services

13 July 2012

Youth Advisory Panel Member, Thines Ganeshamoorthy writes the 'My Life' feature for the latest edition of Children and Young People Now magazine.

RCPCH President comments on new child protection guidance

10 July 2012

RCPCH President responds to new GMC child protection guidance.

RCPCH responds to new child protection guidance

9 July 2012

RCPCH comments on the new child protection guidance produced by the GMC.