Paediatric Quick Links

Societies and Groups

Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health (RCPCH): The Royal College’s website has information about paediatrics, and other resources for students. If you are a medical student in the UK with an interest in paediatrics, you can become an RCPCH Affiliate member for free!

UKAPS: UKAPS is a new national medical student society set up in 2014 by students from Newcastle and Imperial, to facilitate liaisons between the paediatrics societies. It has grown in the last year, and continues to seek to work to provide a platform for students across the country interested in paediatrics to network, share events and ideas!

EoE Paediatrics: The East of England School of Paediatrics organises many events in the region, reaching out to junior doctors and medical students alike.

Learning Resources

Paediatrics iBook: Manchester University Paediatrics Society (MUMPS) has developed an iBook for their own medical students and have kindly making it available for everyone. This should be an invaluable resource for anyone doing their Paediatric placement.

Pass MRCPCH London Paediatrics Trainees Committee: This is a useful resource for students doing their Paediatrics rotations, with a lot of useful videos on examination, developmental assessments, and pathologies. Do note that it is pitched at the MRCPCH level, beyond what is required for medical school finals! (Youtube)