International Child Health Group
In association with the
Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health
The International Child Health Group is a Specialty Group of the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health (RCPCH), with membership open to everyone with a professional interest in advancing child health internationally. It was formed in the 1970s as the Tropical Paediatric Group, with paediatricians who had worked in the developing world forming the nucleus of its membership. In 1986, the Tropical Paediatric Group became the International Child Health Group. Today it boasts an international membership and continues to work in promoting all aspects of international child health, from research to advocacy.