Work we do

As well as our essential work in education and career support for paediatricians, our staff and members work on a range of programmes to improve child health - from quality improvement to workforce studies, from research in the UK to global child health programmes. Find out more and get involved.
One in eight babies in the UK need specialist care when they are born. They may be born too early or with a low birth weight, or have a medical condition. Since 2006 our clinical audit aims to improve care to these babies.
Epilepsy12 was established in 2009 and has the continued aim of helping epilepsy services - and those who commission health services - measure and improve the quality of care for children and young people with seizures and epilepsies.
NPDA aims to provide information that leads to an improved quality of care for children and young people affected by diabetes. Our audit measures the health outcomes and experiences of these patients.

Opportunities to get involved

Volunteering opportunity

RCPCHStart - become an assessor

RCPCHStart is a half-day assessment for trainee paediatricians getting ready to apply for their first consultant post. We are recruiting consultant paediatricians to act as assessors. Find out more about the requirements and training and how you can apply.
Volunteering opportunity

Get involved in public affairs work

We always welcome expressions of interest from members across the four nations to join the RCPCH Parliamentary Panel. You will have the opportunity to attend meetings and events in Westminster, Holyrood, Cardiff Bay and Stormont.

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