Categories for Contraceptive

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Report on the International Family Planning Landscape
The Center for Global Development (CGD) and Kaiser Family Foundation (KFF) held an international family planning leadership retreat from January 18-19, 2018 to discuss the current landscape of the field and approaches for moving forward. A summary Read full article
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Newly Published Results of a Phase I/II Trial for LNG-only Patches
A recently published article reports on a phase I/II pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic clinical trial of two levonorgestrel (LNG)-only contraceptive patches. The tran... Read full article
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Published Review on Responses to Contraceptive-Induced Menstrual Changes
A recently published article in Reproductive Health summarizes research on women’s responses to contraceptive-induced menstrual bleeding cha... Read full article
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Vaginal Ring Dose-Finding Results Published
Contraceptive vaginal rings (CVRs) offer women a self-controlled, non-daily delivery system. One CVR - the FDA approved NuvaRing® - is on the market, and another, the one-year Ne... Read full article
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Upcoming Webinar Series: “Mind the Gap”
The Reproductive Health Supplies Coalition is hosting a webinar series, titled “Mind the Gap”, on their latest Global Contraceptive Commodity Gap Analysis (... Read full article
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NIH Announces Funding for Novel Contraceptive Methods
The National Institutes of Health has released a new funding solicitation to support the development of novel nonsteroidal contrac... Read full article
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Contraceptive Technology Innovation: It’s Everyone’s Business
Guest blog contributors are Julia Bunting, OBE, President of the Population Council, and Laneta Dorflinger, PhD, Director of Contraceptive Technology Innovation at FHI 360. Their two organizations are long-time leaders in the field, bringing ... Read full article
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Upcoming Webinar: “Imagining the future of women’s contraception”
This month, the Reproductive Health Supplies Coalition’s New/Underused RH Technologies Caucus will twice host the webinar: “Imagining the future of women’s contraception: Results from the CT Innovation Lab Workshops in Kenya and India." Present... Read full article
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Getting Behind Human-Centered Design for Contraceptive Innovation
Guest blog contributors are Anna Lawton, Global Health Research Associate at FHI 360 and Babitha George,  a partner at Quicksand, a design firm based in India.
When it comes to female contraceptive products, innovation has been mo... Read full article