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17 June 2019
Registration is now open for the 2019 Epilepsy12 & Organisation of Paediatric Epilepsy Networks in the UK (OPEN UK) National Conference – “Working together to improve epilepsies’.
The use of unlicensed medicines or licensed medicines for unlicensed applications in paediatric practice
This statement, originally produced in 2000, was updated in 2013 by the Joint Standing Committee on Medicines, a committee of the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health and the Neonatal and Paediatric Pharmacists Group. The update reflects changes in European (including UK) law that aim to fa...
For over 30 years the British Paediatric Surveillance Unit has been facilitating research into childhood rare diseases and disorders. To mark this milestone and to celebrate the Unit's ongoing impact we published our 30 year anniversary report.
Sudden unexpected death in infancy and childhood - multi-agency guidelines for care and investigation
When a child dies, families desperately need to know what happened. To understand why an infant died, it is vital agencies work together, share information and keep families included at every stage. These guidelines were published in November 2016 by a multi-agency working group convened by the Roya...
The Neonatal and Paediatric Pharmacists Group and RCPCH strongly recommend that when children require unlicensed liquid medications, they should receive the RCPCH and NPPG recommended strength where one exists. There are currently 17 such recommended strengths detailed below, 16 of which are publish...
Parents from Alder Hey Children’s Hospital worked with RCPCH &Us to look at three elements of being “hidden”: children and young people with a hidden condition or illness; hidden family carers providing support; hidden support services such as forums. Their #HiddenHealth #ThisIsMe card and toolkit a...
18 September 2019
We are pleased to partner with the Society for Adolescent Health and Medicine (SAHM) to deliver this stimulating two day conference in the heart of Royal Ascot. A mix of interactive workshops and keynote talks from global experts will connect academic and clinical delegates to focus on the present a...
BMJ Paediatrics Open is a peer-reviewed open access journal showcasing research, clinical reviews and protocols on any aspect of child health from healthcare professionals. It was launched by RCPCH and BMJ Publishing in May 2017.
Diversity and child health in Scotland: Scottish Association of Community Child Health Annual Conference
22 March 2019
This conference will explore the impact of increasing social and cultural diversity on clinical practice.
18 March 2019
Bringing together multi-professional neonatal unit staff, neonatal network teams, parents, clinical audit and effectiveness teams and commissioners. We will share best practice from local quality improvement projects, learn about current research and models of care and consider how QI methods can be...