The RCPCH has carried out a census of paediatricians and child health services every two years since 1999. This briefing focusses on data from the RCPCH Workforce Census 2015 which relates specifically to Scotland.
Child Protection Evidence is a resource for clinicians across the UK and internationally to inform clinical practice, child protection procedures and professional and expert opinion in the legal system. This review evaluates the scientific literature on abusive and non-abusive bruising.
13 December 2018
For those who want to further develop their knowledge, skills and confidence as an educational supervisor, this course includes demonstrations of how to undertake effective assessments, and gives ample opportunity for delegate participation and practical exercises.
21 May 2018
Stroke is an important childhood disorder, affecting several hundred children and young people in the UK annually. In 2017, the RCPCH published guidance on stroke in childhood. In this webinar, Dr Vijeya Ganesan will highlight the key messages and recommendations from the guidelines and highlight ne...
Safeguarding Children: Level 4 and 5 - a blended resource for named and designated paediatricians (2 days)
10 October 2018
This blended learning package comprises a 2-day face-to-face, complemented by a specific eLearning course. Together they have been mapped to introduce key concepts relevant to the target audience of those who hold positions as named and designated paediatricians, in line with the Intercollegiate Doc...
This online course has been designed specifically to help you tackle the areas that previous candidates for this exam have found the most difficult. It is especially for trainees preparing for the June 2018 exam.
02 October 2018
We launched this training programme in 2013 to fulfil the General Medical Council’s requirements for educational supervisors. It is designed for paediatric trainees, SAS and consultants who work with junior doctors and medical students.
13 November 2018
This one-day course for paediatricians explores what is needed from statements and reports used in child protection cases. Learn to identify the issues to address and the relevant evidence to include. You will use objective criteria to assess what has been written and receive feedback to help im...
13 July 2018
The purpose of this webinar is to support child health in primary care. Dr Venugopalan, Consultant Paediatrician and Chair of DCH Clinical Exam, and Dr Bandaranayake, Speciality Paediatrician and Chair, DCH, highlight essential skills in primary care consultations with children, showcasing extracts ...
Webinar - Facing the Future Together for Child Health : Translating standards into clinical practice
08 June 2018
This webinar will enable all paediatricians including trainees as well as nurses, GPs and GP trainees to understand how to effectively use the Facing the Future Together for Child Health standards.