In the first part of a 2-part series of Podcasts about General Paediatrics, 3 General Paediatricians discussing its future.Dr Lakshman Raman, General Paediatrician and Chair of the General Paediatrics’ Specialist Advisory Group of RCPCH; Dr Colin Powell, General Paediatrician and Chair of the British Association of General Paediatrics and Dr Andy Raffles, General Paediatrician and former London Deanery Regional AdvisorThey discuss the issues with Podcast Editor, Dr Ashley Reece, who is also a General Paediatrician - What is General Paediatrics and how should General Paediatricians be trained? Why do Paediatric trainees feel they need a specialism? Why is General Paediatrics like General Practice? What are the challenges for the future of General Paediatrics. Listen to part 1 to find out more.