Natural Family Planning


Ongoing Natural Family Planning Research

In April 2007, a pilot study to evaluate the effectiveness of the use of an online NFP education and service program for couples administered by professional nurses at Marquette University began and is ongoing. Please see below link for publications. 

Effectiveness Study on Two Internet-based Natural Family Planning Methods

In February 2009, the institute launched a federally funded “Effectiveness Study on Two Internet-based Natural Family Planning Methods” for couples wishing to avoid a pregnancy for one year.


Professional collaboration:

The Marquette University College of Nursing's INFP also collaborates with the DDP/USCCB in editing and writing current medical research (CMR), a supplement of the NFP forum. Current Medical Research is published biannually through the DDP/NFP, USCCB.


College of Nursing Mission Statement

Through a transformational Catholic, Jesuit education, Marquette University College of Nursing prepares nurse leaders to promote health, healing and social justice for all people through clinical practice and development of nursing knowledge.