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June 2016

Volume 92

Issue 4

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Sexually Transmitted Infections is the world's longest running international journal on sexual health. It aims to keep practitioners, trainees and researchers up to date in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of all STIs and HIV. The journal publishes original research, descriptive epidemiology, evidence-based reviews and comment on the clinical, public health, translational, sociological and laboratory aspects of sexual health from around the world. It also publishes educational articles, letters and online material such as podcasts. STI is an official journal of the British Association of Sexual Health and HIV and the Australasian Chapter of Sexual Health Medicine and is endorsed by MEDFASH.


Members of BASHH are entitled to discounted subscriptions to STI, one of its official journals. Members include medical practitioners, scientists and other healthcare workers with an interest in sexual health.

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Seeking new Editor-in-Chief

BMJ is recruiting a new Editor-in-Chief for Sexually Transmitted Infections to take up the position from 2017 onwards. The application deadline is 30th June 2016.

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Call for papers

STI is planning a special issue on Global Health of MSM. All research manuscripts on this topic submitted before 11th July will be considered for inclusion in this high profile issue.

If you wish to submit a manuscript, please visit this link here to submit your paper.


Dr Khalil Ghanem discusses ocular syphilis with the authors of two studies. Dr Susan Tuddenham, from the Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland, USA, and Dr Motoyuki Tsuboi, from the AIDS Clinical Center, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Tokyo, Japan.

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Substantial numbers of British adults find new sexual partners while travelling abroad.

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