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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

WPSI – 2021 Recommendations for well-women care

The 2021 update of the Well-Woman Chart is available now! The Well-Woman Chart is a comprehensive tool that summarizes preventive services recommendations for women from the WPSI, U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF), and Bright Futures based on age, health status, and risk factors. Learn...

23 April, 2021

FSRH launches new five year international strategy

FSRH recognises that access to good quality sexual and reproductive healthcare (SRH) is a human right, and that globally there is a high unmet need for contraception. The FSRH International Committee works to translate and promote the products to an international audience, supporting them to...

22 April, 2021

In Memoriam Henk Doppenberg

Henk Doppenberg passed away 13 March 2021. Please find here his obituary. —————— I met Henk about 30 years ago. Henk originally was trained as a General practitioner but soon became interested in sexual health and worked for the Family planning Institute providing abortion services...

12 April, 2021