It has been a busy and eventful year in sexual and reproductive health:
saw the launch of the new-look Journal of Family Planning & Reproductive Health Care as it joined the BMJ family. Readers will have noticed many improvements, not least the website and early online publishing.
The joint Faculty / e-Learning for Health, e-SRH, was named winner in the e-Government National Award: excellence, Learning & Skills section (now renamed UK Public Sector Digital Awards)
March saw the MDU statement: GPs need suitable training to fit contraceptive implants
April saw the Faculty response to EC being made available through pharmacies in Wales
May saw the publication of the new Missed Pill Recommendations
saw Chris Wilkinson become the newly elected President of the Faculty and in
July his appoinment was acknowledged in BMA News
saw the publication of the Emergency Contraception Guidelines
September saw the publication of the amended Drug Interactions with Hormonal Contraception and the launch of this Blog !!
October saw the publication of the Combined Hormonal Contraception Guidelines as the world population broke the 7 billion mark.
saw the CEU being awarded NHS Accreditation for its guidelines and the publication of the Service Standards for SRH
saw the 23rd World AIDS Day with the theme: Getting to Zero
And so to 2012 – wishing all our readers a Happy New Year