Markus Steiner, PhD, MSPHSenior Epidemiologist; Project Director, Sino-implant (II)
Areas of expertise
- Family planning
- Prevention of sexually transmitted infections
- Product quality assurance
- Production registration and scale-up
- Clinical trials design and implementation
Projects & Resources
Envision FP develops, introduces and expands understanding of contraceptive technologies to enhance method choice and reduce unmet need.
The goal of the Contraceptive Technology Innovation (CTI) Initiative is to develop new and strategically important contraceptives, through a strong focus on global partnerships, that ensures wide access to quality, affordable and acceptable products for those most in need.
This fact sheet summarizes the research agenda being implemented under Envision FP, a five-year contraceptive research award funded by the U.S. Agency for International Development.
This overview is for those considering adding the Sino-implant II/Levoplant contraceptive implant to a country’s method mix. It answers questions and recommends steps for successful introduction of the product.
This document provides guidance on quality standards and performance specifications to help inform pregnancy test product selection by international and national procurement groups.