14/07/2016 - 22:37
On June 22, 2016, a letter to the editor was published online in the New England Journal of Medicine about the requests for abortion in Latin America related to concern about Zika Virus Exposure following the issuing of an epidemiologic alert regarding Zika virus by the Pan American Health...
01/07/2016 - 17:22
During the 14th ESC Congress - 2nd Global Conference - of the European Society of Contraception and Reproductive Health that took place in Basel from 4-7 May 2016 interviews with the Congress president Johannes Bitzer and the ESC president Kristina Gemzell-Danielsson were recorded about the main...
18/06/2016 - 15:42
The European Consortium for Emergency Contraception ECEC published and announced two new tools on the ECEC website:
14/06/2016 - 16:53
Please join us on June 17, 2016 from 1500-1600 (Geneva Time) / 9:00-10:00am (Washington Time) for a webinar discussion on The Medical Eligibility Criteria Wheel for contraceptive use: Development, new features, adaptation approaches and use.
20/04/2016 - 13:54
Besides stopping the (even) limited refundation for IVF and the complete ban for induced abortion, the Polish conservative government, in office since October 2015, is planning to reinstate a prescription requirement for ulipristal acetate EC pills, currently available directly from the pharmacy...
11/03/2016 - 13:36
The Oregon Permanent Contraception Research Center (OPERM) is soliciting applications for research funding for preclinical studies of promising novel approaches to female permanent, or very long acting (>10 -20 years), contraception. A variety of funding opportunities are available.
10/03/2016 - 21:08
ILZE VIBERGA. MD, PhD
Associate Professor of the University of Latvia (1963-2016)
Ilze Viberga, a dear colleague of ours, died after a heroic struggle with cancer on February 22nd, 2016.
02/03/2016 - 14:14
The World Health Organization (WHO) has updated its factsheet on Emergency Contraception.
The factsheet can be downloaded from the WHO media centre.
You can also access it from the website of the European Consortium For Emergency Contraception (ECEC).
Summary of the factsheet:
23/02/2016 - 15:57
If you are a paid-up member for 2016, you will be welcome to attend the General Assembly (GA) which will take place on Thursday, 5 May 2016 from 17:15 - 18:15
Place of the meeting: Congress Center Basel, Messeplatz 21, CH-4058 Basel, Switzerland
23/02/2016 - 13:43
Any paid-up ESC member, regardless of professional group, may apply for vacant positions. An application form can be downloaded from this website and should then be emailed to the ESC Central Office.
Closing date to apply: 1 April 2016