Adolescent health

News

“UK is lagging behind” – RCPCH responds to Nuffield Trust report

The Nuffield Trust and the Association for Young People's Health have today published the first ever international comparison of young people's health measures over time, comparing the UK to 18 other high-income countries. Professor Russell Viner, President of the RCPCH, responds.
Course

Webinar - Screen time: what is the evidence and what should we be advising?

12 March 2019
Children's use of screens is constantly discussed in the media and in the paediatric clinic. Dr Max Davie, co-author of our screen time guidance, will discuss the ways in which research has been misunderstood, and point out what we know - and don’t know - about the effect of screens.
News

Time to Talk- Supporting children and young people with mental health

There has been a lot in the media about mental health recently, with the government promising that mental health will be a key focus of the NHS Long Term Plan. But we know that lots of parents will still have niggling questions. Dr Lee Hudson, Mental Health Lead at the Royal College of Paediatrics a...
Event

Adolescent Health - Coming of Age

18 September 2019

Ascot

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...