Dr. Camilla Kingdon

Dr. Camilla Kingdon

Dr Camilla Kingdon is a consultant neonatologist at Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital, London (Evelina London Children’s Hospital) and from July 2018 is the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health Vice President for Education and Professional Development. She graduated at the University of Cape Town and worked in South Africa before moving to the UK. She undertook her Paediatric training in London and has been a consultant since 2000. She completed an MA in Managing Medical Careers at the University of Brighton in 2013.

Dr Kingdon has a number of educational roles and is currently the Head of the London School of Paediatrics and Child Health. She has a particular interest in medical careers – both in terms of offering one-to-one careers support, but also in setting up structures to support careers development. She is Co-Careers Lead for the RCPCH and has been instrumental in setting up a network of careers advisors within the RCPCH to support career-grade doctors.