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October 2016

Volume 42

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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.

FSRH and BASHH conference

The joint FSRH and BASHH conference on the theme of sexual and reproductive health across the life course takes place in London on 10th February 2017. Book your place now! 

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New evidence digest

Each issue of JFPRHC now includes a new section called 'Venus' that offers a digest of the latest research published in other journals. Venus is designed to keep the busy clinician up to date with all the latest evidence in sexual and reproductive healthcare.

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Anne Szarewski Memorial Award

Entries are invited for this annual award, for which the eligibility criteria have recently been extended/made more inclusive. The author must be a healthcare practitioner working in the area of sexual and reproductive healthcare or genitourinary medicine. Priority in judging will be given to excellent work by junior or recently qualified practitioners, or those for whom sexual health is not their main specialty.
Full details of the award and how to submit an entry (closing date: 31 March 2017) can be found on the FSRH website.

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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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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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