Mission Statement 

Child health research should be an integral part of the modern paediatrician’s practice, supported by an inspired, connected and highly skilled network of academics.  



By the end of a paediatrician’s training, they are equipped with the academic skills they need and are inspired and supported to participate and lead in child health research.


Contact details

Email:  londonacademicpaeds@gmail.com

Twitter: @LspTcAcademic


Subgroup members 

Please contact us using the emails below if you would like to get involved or have any questions about our projects! There is also more information about each of our projects found on the links on the left.

Name                 Email Address My Committee Roles & Projects
Zhia Lim zhia.lim@nhs.net Chair

Journal Club Resources

Mailing List + Newsletter

Polly Robinson polly.robinson@nhs.net Academic Mentoring Scheme 

Paediatrics Return to Acute Clinical Practice Course 

Elizabeth Fitchett elizabeth.fitchett@nhs.net Practical Academic Skills for Paediatricians (PAPERS)
Eva Loucaides evaloucaides@gmail.com REACH Committee Chair (Liaison role)

Practical Academic Skills for Paediatricians (PAPERS)

Kamla Pillay k.pillay@nhs.net Pan London Academic Mentoring Scheme
Rashmi D'Souza rashmi_dsouza@hotmail.com Research Evenings
Amedine Duret Journal Club Resources

Academic Clinical Fellowship Preparation and Practice Evening

Sabina Checketts ​​sabina.checketts@nhs.net Practical Academic Skills for Paediatricians (PAPERS)
Robert Legg rlegg229@gmail.com Practical Academic Skills for Paediatricians (PAPERS) [Advisory role]
Sandhia Naik sandhia.naik@nhs.net Academic TPD
Chris Gale christopher.gale@imperial.ac.uk Academic TPD