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The World Health Organization is supporting the development of a minimum data set (core outcome set) for abortion trials, called the STAR project, as part of the global COMET initiative. Research studies on abortion have collected and reported many different outcomes and outcome measures, but...

Mr. Irving Sivin is the recipient of the SFP (Society of Family Planning) Lifetime Achievement Award. Mr. Sivin’s field is statistics. He worked for 40 years at the Population Council, during which time he produced more than 120 journal articles, book chapters, booklets and one...

On behalf of the German Federal Centre for Health Education (BZgA), Evert Ketting presented a brandnew study on Sexuality Education in Europe, the full report of which which became available on the internet a few days earlier, link . https://www.bzga-whocc.de/en/publications/report-on-sexuality-education-in-europe-and-central-asia-new/ This study, called "Sexuality Education...

FC YS Free Communications - Young scientists Full abstracts 13:45 - 14:00 • Implementing a venous thromboembolism risk assessment in an abortion service • F. von Hawrylak (UK) 14:00 - 14:15 • The modulation of progestins in the RNA expression of progesterone and glucocorticoid receptors in...

The European Parliamentary Forum on Population & Development (EPF) launched the Contraception Atlas 2018. In this second edition, the Atlas tracks government policies on access to contraceptives, counselling, and provision of online information, in 46 European states. Belgium, France and the United Kingdom rank best...

!! NEWLY RELEASED !! “Training matters: A new framework on the competencies of sexuality educators” and Policy Briefs 3 and 4 on Sexuality Education, the German Federal Centre for Health Education (BZgA) is pleased to inform you about following new publications: Training of sexuality educators is one...