This past autumn, we invited all members to complete our annual survey for your views on how the College should tackle key issues such as workforce shortages, climate change and paediatric recruitment.
We recognise that redeployment of trainee paediatricians to adult services may again become necessary this winter. Our updated guidance describes the principles that should minimise disruption to training.
Our posters explain when and how to get medical help for your child, or your young baby - or for yourself as a young person. There's a set each for England, Scotland, Wales (in English and Welsh) and Northern Ireland.
We work with members and partners to produce podcasts on a wide range of topics across paediatrics and child health - available on iTunes, Spotify, Google Podcasts or wherever you listen to your podcasts.
Abstract submissions are open for this year's big event, which takes place in Liverpool from 28 to 30 June, and with the theme: Connect, Energise, Inspire – Celebrating Paediatrics and Child Health Together.
Today, the RCPCH responds to this NICCY report which examined the length of time children and young people are waiting to access appointments, the current reporting systems, the impact of delayed care and factors which contribute to paediatric waiting times across Northern Ireland.
Dr Rakesh Tailor tells us about his involvement with The British Association of Paediatricians in Audiology (BAPA), a special interest group at the College representing all paediatricians with an interest in children’s hearing. They're currently recruiting for two enthusiastic trainees to help promo...
Dealing with an increased workload in never easy. Dr Katarina Stefkova gives her top ten tips on practical strategies that can help you and your team get through it. "When things get stressful, focusing on the beauty of the teamwork and job satisfaction helps to cope with it all."
This course has been designed to help you develop an understanding of how to assess and diagnose FASD within a local child development service including assessment of key domains, and diagnostic formulation.
This study day will take place via Zoom.
Emergency departments across the UK are seeing very high numbers of young children for this time of the year because of a rise in infections usually seen in the winter. RCPCH, RECM and RCGP are issuing advice for parents and carers concerned about fever in their child.
Surveillance of Avoidant/Restrictive Food Intake Disorder (ARFID) is due to commence in March 2021. In conjunction with parallel reporting through the Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Surveillance System, this study aims to establish incidence rates of ARFID presenting to secondary health care, refe...
Elizabeth Lawson, a final year medical student, discusses the benefits of learning about disability medicine via this online resource and recommends its use alongside traditional undergraduate teaching methods.