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Join our Editorial Team

The ESC is recruiting a new Editor-in-Chief and editorial team for the European Journal of Contraception and Reproductive Health Care. The Journal publishes, six times per year, original, peer-reviewed research papers as well as review papers and other appropriate educational material and has an impact...

21 June, 2021

Journal highlight – Copper IUD continuation

Johannes Bitzer (editor-in-chief) selected this journal highlight from the latest issue of the European Journal of Contraception and Reproductive Health Care: Copper IUD continuation, unwanted effects and cost consequences at 1 year in users aged under 30 – a secondary analysis of the EURAS-IUD study...

08 June, 2021

Join our new ESC Science & Education Committee

Exciting opportunity. Join our new Science & Education Committee. We are looking for enthusiastic members to join from all areas of sexual and reproductive health including midwives, counsellors, nurses, researchers, educators – and doctors too of course! This new group, which replaces the Internal Scientific...

01 June, 2021

In Memoriam Jane Hatfield

On behalf of The European Society of Contraception and Reproductive Health (ESC) we would like to express our condolences on the death of Jane Hatfield. Jane Hatfield, the first CEO of the Faculty of Sexual and Reproductive Healthcare (FSRH), has died from ovarian cancer on...

28 May, 2021

FIGO Survey on SRHR content in medical university curriculi

The International Federation of Gynecology and Obstetrics (FIGO) Committee on Human Rights, Refugees and Violence Against Women is undertaking a project on the content of sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) in medical university curricula around the world. As such, we are sending out...

27 May, 2021

Journal highlight: Combined hormonal contraception and COVID-19

Johannes Bitzer (editor-in-chief) selected this journal highlight from the latest issue of the European Journal of Contraception and Reproductive Health Care: Combined hormonal contraception and COVID-19 Iñaki Lete https://doi.org/10.1080/13625187.2020.1867845 This article is free access. This article reviews the possibility of using combined hormonal contraception during...

26 May, 2021