ICHG NEWS and LINKS

Details below of forthcoming events and news items

 

ICHG Winter Meeting

November 14th 2017

The meeting, organised and hosted in partnership with Doctors of the World, will take a look at the health of children affected by being refugees and migration.

If you would like to submit an abstract for an oral or poster presentation for this meeting then please complete the form here.

To register please follow this link.

 

 

David Morley Elective Bursary 2017 - Applications closed

Applications are no longer being accepted for the David Morley elective bursary to support medical students undertaking electives relating to child health in low income settings. The next round of applications will be open early in 2018.

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/

 

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.