ICHG NEWS and LINKS

Details below of forthcoming events and news items

 

ICHG Advocacy and Research Fund - Applications open

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Applications are now welcome for the ICHG Advocacy and Research Fund for 2017. 

Applicants must be members of ICHG and the deadline for applications is April 1st 2017.

Please click here for details and the application.

 

David Morley Elective Bursary 2017 - Applications open

ICHG is now accepting applications for the David Morley elective bursary to support medical students undertaking electives relating to child health in low income settings. The deadline for applications is April 1st 2017.

Please click here for more details and the application.

 

Child Health Information for All (CHIFA)- Join now.

Please see the following or go to www.chifa.org for more details on this exciting group that ICHG is proud to support.

Click here for more details. 

 

RCPCH ETAT+ e-learning modules now live.

This is an excellent opportunity to familiarise yourself with World Health Organisation (WHO) paediatric guidelines and to gain experience of the ETAT+ resuscitation course free of charge. Click here for the modules.

 

Global Health Jobs UK is a specialist job-board that connects employers to professionals seeking job opportunities in Global Health. Please click here to find out more details about this innovative social enterprise start-up or go to: http://globalhealthjobs.co.uk/

 

ICHG Newsletter

Now out with thanks to Dr Helen Brotherton and her team. Please click here to READ it.

 

RCPCH Global Links Volunteer Programme

RCPCH is recruiting doctors for 6 to 12 month clinical placements in hospitals across five partner countries: Kenya, Uganda, Ghana, Nigeria and Sierra Leone. The programme supports child health through training and mentoring local staff and transferring life-saving skills. RCPCH works with each paediatrician to develop specific placement objectives in collaboration with their local African counterparts. These objectives will be focused on improving the quality of local paediatric services, while enabling volunteers  to develop clinical leadership and managerial skills. Click here for more details.

 

RCPCH GLOBAL HEALTH CONSULTANCY

The GHC is a register of paediatricians and other health professionals who are interested to engage in global child health, particularly in low and middle-income settings. If you are a member of the RCPCH you can join the GHC by completing this form, adding details about your professional, research and leadership experience, and emailing your form together with the required attachments (CV and passport photograph) to ghc@rcpch.ac.uk.