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Sexually Transmitted Infections (STI) 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, a blog and podcasts.

STI is an official journal of the British Association of Sexual Health and HIV.

Follow the journal via Twitter, Facebook and the blog.

Editor-in-Chief: Anna Maria Geretti, University of Liverpool and Brighton and Sussex Medical School, UK
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VACANCY: Podcast Editor


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Sexually Transmitted Infections considers submissions of a wide range of article types, including original research, educational articles and systematic reviews.
The Author Information section provides general guidelines and requirements for specific article types.
Information is also provided on editorial policies and open access.
All manuscripts should be submitted online.

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Vacancy: Podcast Editor

STI is seeking an enthusiastic and creative individual to relaunch the journal’s programme of audio podcasts.


Working with the Editor-in-Chief, Social Media Editor and BMJ’s Multimedia Editor, the Podcast Editor will develop and deliver the podcast strategy with the objectives of engaging with the journal’s core audience, sharing the latest research and updates, raising the visibility of the journal, and interacting with the wider community.


For full details of the role and how to apply, please read the role profile.


Closing date: 3rd November 2019.



WHO/HRP Sexual Health Hackathon

A WHO/HRP hackathon will be held in January 2020 in Nairobi, Kenya. The aim will be to bring together sexual and reproductive health researchers from around the world to develop a standardized sexual health survey instrument.


The UNDP/UNFPA/UNICEF/WHO/World Bank Special Programme of Research, Development and Research Training in Human Reproduction (HRP) and partners have issued an open call for researchers and programmers to submit new or existing survey ideas, instruments, domains, or items. Selected participants will be invited to join the hackathon.


Applications will be accepted in all six official UN languages (Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Russian, and Spanish) and responses from people in LMICs are particularly welcomed. The deadline for entries is October 24th 2019.