The Journal of Child Health Care is the official journal of the ABPN. It is a broad ranging, international, professionally-oriented, interdisciplinary and peer reviewed journal. The Editor-in-Chief is Dr Philip Darbyshire. To contact the Editorial Office at the Journal, please email JCHCoffice@sagepub.co.uk To find out more about the Journal of Child Health Care, please click
Our Newsletter is published three times a year and contains a range of different information and news.
Our newsletter editor is Jean Robinson.
If you wish to contact Jean about contributing a feature to the newsletter or to highlight something you think we should be including in the Newsletter, please email her on:
Updating the ABPN Constitution
We are currently updating the Constitution and would welcome your views. The main changes relate introducing four trustees who will not be officers of the Association. The trustees will be able to support to the work of the ABPN but will not be involved in operational matters. To review the constitution please click on the link below. Please send us any comments using the contact form on the 'Membership and Enquiries' page.
Looking to widen your horizons and share news and good ideas?
We need you as Newsletter Editors!
We are looking for bright, interested people who will be able to contribute to the work of the Association of British Paediatric Nurses through helping edit and develop our Newsletter. Note: This role is not remunerated and is done as part of the ABPN Governance and Development Group.
The Newsletter is currently produced 3-4 times a year and it acts as a mean of informing our members of new developments within practice, policy changes, consultations, research opportunities and other items of interest.
Ideally the successful applicants for the role of Newsletter Editor(s)will have experience of working within health (clinical or academic) or within a health-related area and with an interest in child health. However, interested applicants who believe that their skills match our brief are encouraged to apply.
For more information go to advert-newsletter_editor_2019-final.pdf
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