New college of paediatrics and child health is being set upBMJ 1996; 312 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.312.7036.979b (Published 13 April 1996) Cite this as: BMJ 1996;312:979
College must continue to be exclusively for medical practitioners
- James Appleyard
- Consultant paediatrician Kent and Canterbury Hospital, Canterbury CT2 3NG
EDITOR,—Paediatricians will have their last opportunity to influence the future direction of their new college when its charter and bylaws are discussed for the first time at an annual general meeting in York on 17 April. We have the opportunity to determine that our medical royal college will be an equal partner in the Conference of Medical Royal Colleges.
The proposals in the charter submitted to the Privy Council by the British Paediatric Association …