10/12/2014 - 16:31
On November 21st 2014, the European Medicines Agency (EMA) recommended that the EC pill (ellaOne®) containing ulipristal acetate, be made available without the need for a prescription in all European Union countries.
17/10/2014 - 17:05
World Vasectomy Day is asking men whose families are complete to sign up for vasectomies on Nov. 7, 2014. The World Vasectomy Day goal is to inspire 250 doctors in 30 countries to perform 1,500 vasectomies in 24 hours.
In 2013, 100 physicians in 25 countries did 1,000 vasectomies for the first...
25/08/2014 - 17:10
The last General Assembly (GA) of the ESC members was held in Lisbon (Portugal) on May 29, 2014. Minutes of this GA including all attachments as well as the Journal Report are now available in the Members Only part of the website. In the Members Only part you will also find the minutes of the Board...
07/08/2014 - 12:57
The WHO Department of Reproductive Health and Research is pleased to advise of the vacancy: HQ/14/FCH/FT385, Scientist HRP - P5 Scientist (modelling/estimates).
The scientist will lead and convene technical and scientific experts, both inside and outside of the Department, in the design and...
31/07/2014 - 11:28
We are pleased to announce that the current Impact Factor for The European Journal of Contraception and Reproductive Health Care is now at 1.835. The Impact Factor is calculated by taking into account the number of citations pertaining to articles published in the EJCRHC during the two-year...
29/07/2014 - 15:41
On October 18, 2013, co-founders Jonathan Stack and Dr. Doug Stein launched World Vasectomy Day (WVD) for the first time.
Their hope was to inform people about vasectomies, bring these services to those furthest afield, and to inspire men to engage in the conversation about family...
24/07/2014 - 19:27
Today the European Medicines Agency (EMA) released the following statement:
"The European Medicines Agency has concluded its review of emergency contraceptives containing levonorgestrel or ulipristal acetate to assess whether increased bodyweight affects the effectiveness of these medicines...
08/07/2014 - 15:51
World Contraception Day (WCD) takes place on September 26 every year.
Launched in 2007, WCD's mission is to improve awareness of all contraceptive methods to enable young people around the world to make informed decisions on their sexual and reproductive health.
The campaign is supported by...
24/06/2014 - 16:11
During the Closing Ceremony of the 13th ESC Congress in Lisbon on Saturday May 31 this video "What is ESC about", prepared by the congress president Teresa Bombas, has been shown for the first time. You may watch this video at the past events page
20/06/2014 - 01:57
The Diczfalusy Foundation will organise its VIII. Annual Symposium on 13-15 November 2014 in Oradea, Romania. (further information on VIII. Diczfalusy Lecture Award Symposium will be available soon at http://diczfalusy.shp.hu)