Current issue

April 2016

Volume 42

Issue 2

Impact Factor: 1.308

Journal of Family Planning and Reproductive Health Care  (JFPRHC) is a peer reviewed journal that aims to improve reproductive and sexual health nationally and internationally. The journal publishes high quality research and information relevant to clinical care, service delivery, training and education in the field of contraception and reproductive/sexual health.
JFPRHC is published by BMJ on behalf of the Faculty of Sexual and Reproductive Healthcare of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists. JFPRHC is also endorsed by MEDFASH.


In this podcast, Dr Melanie Mann explores the importance of IPM training in sexual and reproductive health practice. Dr Mann talks about the relationship between the Institute of Psychosexual Medicine's seminar groups and 'real' consultations, feelings and examinations techniques that contribute to improve practices.

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Reviewers required

JFPRHC is always looking for new reviewers to help assess submitted manuscripts. If you have excellent critical appraisal skills, a broad-minded interest and experience in sexual health, and an international outlook we would be delighted to add you to our reviewer database. Please contact the info.jfprhc{at} to express your interest.    

Seeking new Social Media Editor

BMJ and the FSRH are recruiting a new Social Media Editor for the Journal of Family Planning and Reproductive Health Care. The application deadline is 30th July 2016.

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FSRH new vision

The Faculty of Sexual & Reproductive Healthcare has launched a new vision. Developed with and by FSRH members the Vision is designed to demonstrate that good sexual reproductive health is key to healthy lives - beginning with education and ending with encouraging post-reproductive health and truly reflecting a person’s life course.

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Free sample

This recent issue is free to all users to allow everyone the opportunity to see the full scope and typical content of JFPRHC.

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