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Dear friends and colleagues, Today, I want to share with you a short message of thanks for your support and commitment to the ESC. Covid 19 has impacted on all aspects of Society both economically and emotionally. As Health care professionals we have possibly faced some of...

Our New Year resolutions for 2021 Continue to spread knowledge & research through the European Journal of Contraception and Reproductive Health Care (Impact factor = 1,575) Organise regular free to members webinars so you can continue your professional development online Further elaborate our DocMatter ESC...

Public Health England published guidance for healthcare practitioners about the coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccination programme. Pregnant women Although the currently available data do not indicate any safety concerns or harm to pregnancy, there is currently insufficient evidence to recommend the use of COVID-19 vaccines during pregnancy. Given the...

Early November there was an online course on Comprehensive Sexuality Education (CSE) organised by the Portuguese APF (Associação para o Planeamento da Família), together with the IPPF, ESC and Unesco. In online meetings we got several very interesting presentations about the core aims and implementation...

Johannes Bitzer (Editor-in-Chief) chose the following paper as highlight from the latest issue of the European Journal of Contraception and Reproductive Health Care: ESC educational tools on contraception and sexual and reproductive health Frans J. M. E. Roumen (Deputy Editor-in-Chief) https://doi.org/10.1080/13625187.2020.1821357 This article is open access. Join ESC for...

Dear ESC Member, Some countries needed to vote recently to appoint their representatives in the Board. We are pleased to welcome several new members (*) and two new countries who were not represented in the board in the past: Georgia and Malta. Here is the composition of the...

26th September is #WorldContraceptionDay. The aim of the day is not only to create awareness but also to spread facts and scientific evidence #WCD2020 Watch our webinar recording on Breast cancer risk associated with hormonal contraception and menopause hormone treatment https://escrh.eu/education/webinars Our ESC training improvement programme is updated: IUD...

Johannes Bitzer (Editor-in-Chief) chose the following paper as highlight from the latest issue of the European Journal of Contraception and Reproductive Health Care: Qualitative findings about stigma as a barrier to contraception use: the case of Emergency Hormonal Contraception in Britain and implications for future contraceptive...