16th ESC Congress - 13-16 May 2020, Dublin

Date: 13 May 2020 - 16 May 2020

Start time: 09:00AM

End time: 05:00PM

Venue: Dublin

Cost: TBC

16th ESC Congress - 13-16 May 2020, Dublin

Family planning and contraception from adolescence to the menopause


Hosted by the European Society of Contraception and Reproductive Health, this congress focuses on the latest advances in the field of reproductive health. Attracting over 4,000 delegates, it is an opportunity for researchers, clinicians and other professionals to extend their knowledge and meet with international experts in this field.

Call for abstracts

The ESC Organising and Scientific Committee invite all those involved in any aspect of contraception, sexual and reproductive health to submit an oral or poster abstract.

All abstracts will be evaluated and those accepted will be published in a supplement within the European Journal of Contraception and Reproductive Health Care.


  • Cultural and ethnic diversity in a changing Europe
  • Contraception – all aspects
  • Sexual health and sexual infections – all aspects
  • Reproductive health pertaining to contraception and sexual health
  • The role of: sexual Identity: gender; sexual orientation; pornography; FGM; sexual dysfunction
  • Medico-legal issues; women’s, men’s and children’s rights; ethics
  • The use of the Internet in social media; knowledge; education; self-testing; internet governance; data protection; telemedicine
  • Service provision: roles and responsibilities of different health care professionals; new ways of providing services
  • Psychosexual and mental health aspects of contraception, sexual and reproductive health
  • Innovations, new discoveries and therapies in contraception and sexual and reproductive health
  • Abortion – all aspects
  • Contraceptive and sexual and reproductive health education and training of healthcare providers, users, family and friends – all aspects

The deadline is 7 October 2019. Find out more and apply on the ESC website