Scottish Paediatric Society

Open to all doctors, medical students and professions of other healthcare disciplines who are committed to a career in paediatrics or one of its sub-specialities. Activities include paediatric research, CPD, events and networking along with opportunities for trainees to meet and present.

Summer Meeting 2024 - Friday, 7 June, Dundee

This year's Summer Meeting is hosted by Dr Rebecca Goldman. We'll have four guest speakers. Abstract submissions for clinical case and research / audit / QI presentations and for poster presentations are open until midnight, Sunday 21 April (extended deadline).

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We welcome applications from paediatricians, medical students and professions of other healthcare disciplines working in Scotland or with an affiliation to Scotland who are considering a career in Paediatrics or demonstrated a commitment to child health in Scotland.
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Our principal purpose is to promote the health of children in Scotland - through educational meetings and funds for junior staff to travel to international meetings. We are governed by the SPS Executive Committee under the leadership of the SPS President.
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Founded in 1922, SPS was the first Paediatric Society in the UK. Since the beginning, we have been about sharing and advancing knowledge in paediatrics. We provide a look back at our history.

"These reflect our memories and hopes for the future" - soundbites from SPS members