Neonatologists are paediatric specialists whose expertise is looking after newborn infants or those born prematurely. Find out more about this sub-specialty.
25 September 2020
Two new reports have been released outlining the findings of a snapshot survey of the UK's general paediatric and neonatal services and workforce in September 2019. The reports provide a pre-COVID benchmark and give recommendations to government, service planners and other decision makers about how ...
The current study was conducted on a weekday and weekend day in September 2019, and surveyed 191 neonatal services. Results from this snapshot were reported back to neonatal services in January 2020 through individual benchmarking reports produced by the GIRFT team. This report summarises the findin...
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1 August 2020
We look ahead to plans for digital growth charts, which will be available to parents and carers in 2021.
The COVID-19 pandemic may have prevented us from coming together in one venue for our annual conference but that doesn’t mean Conference is cancelled. The team here at the College has been working to deliver RCPCH Conference Online 2020 this autumn.
09 October 2020
Chaired by Dr Farhana Khalil, Dr Anshoo Dhelaria and Dr Yogen Singh, this free, live online event will feature guest lectures and abstract presentations, with opportunities for delegates to ask questions. It's an online version of the paediatric sub-specialty symposium due to take place at the RCPCH...
25 September 2020
We may not be able to come together as we’d like to for this year’s RCPCH Conference but that doesn’t mean you can’t still have access to sessions led by a range of specialty groups and experts in their field, as well as the extensive poster collection and insightful talks.
Here we provide a summary of key current evidence regarding COVID-19 in children and young people.
This page provides guidance for neonatal settings. It has been produced with the British Association of Perinatal Medicine (BAPM).
1 April 2020
The British Paediatric Surveillance Unit has now started collecting data on neonatal complications of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the UK and Northern Ireland. This study is needed to understand the impact of Coronavirus infection in newborn babies and babies born to mothers with Coronavirus, s...