What We Do

Our mission is to transform child health through knowledge, innovation and expertise.

Explore the College's current strategic plan as well as our governance and staff structures. Find out about our activity across the four nations and globally. And, see how you can get involved through nominations for College posts, fellowships and prizes.

About us

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About the College

Now with about 17,500 members across the world, we play a major role in postgraduate medical education, professional standards, research and policy

College Officers

The RCPCH President, Registrar, Treasurer, Vice Presidents and Officers govern the College

Supporting careers

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Careers advice

Examples of where career grade paediatricians may be able to access careers advice; some options will be dependent on local arrangements

Fellowships and prizes

We're pleased to offer prizes for outstanding research in paediatrics, as well as to students and foundation doctors, and for visiting fellows


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Parent and carer resources

An overview of the information, resources and opportunities the College has for families

Volunteering programmes - global child health

Find out more about the various volunteering overseas programmes the College runs