Scientific Advisory Board 

The advisory board is currently in formation and additional names will be added over the next month.


Stanley Althof, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine.
Executive Director, Center for Marital and Sexual Health of South Florida

Former President, Society for Sex Therapy & Research and International Society for the Study of Women’s Sexual Health

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Trinity J. Bivalacqua, MD, Ph.D.
R. Christian B. Evensen Professor of Urology and Oncology,
Director of Urologic Oncology
James Buchanan Brady Urologic Institute
Department of Oncology, Urology & Surgery
Johns Hopkins Hospital &
Scientific Advisory Board of the Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network (BCAN) Baltimore, MD

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Sharon Bober, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School
Director, Sexual Health Program,
DepartmentPsychosocial Oncology and Palliative Care,
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Boston, MA

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Gerald Brock, MD FRCSC
Professor, Department of Surgery
Division of Urology
St. Joseph's Health Care
London, Ontario &
Past-President, Canadian Urology Association &
Secretary General of the International Society for Sexual Medicine


Greg Broderick, MD
Professor, Department of Urology
Mayo Clinic 
Jacksonville, Florida
Past-President Sexual Medicine Society of North America

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Lori A. Brotto, PHD, R PSYCH
Director, UBC Sexual Health Laboratory
Canada Research Chair in Women’s Sexual Health
Professor, Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology
University of British Columbia &
Executive Director, Women’s Health Research Institute
Vancouver, BC Canada V5Z 1M9


Arthur L. Burnett, II, M. D., M.B.A. 
Professor, Oncology Center
Director, Basic Science Laboratory in Neuro-urology
Director, Sexual Medicine Fellowship Program
Faculty Member, Cellular and Molecular Medicine Graduate Training Program
Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions
Baltimore, MD Past-President of Sexual Medicine Society of North America

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Culley C. Carson III, M.D., F.A.C.S., F.R.C.S.(hon)
Rhodes Distinguished Professor of Urology (emeritus)
Executive Director UNC Men's Health Program
University of North Carolina
Chapel Hill, NC 
Former Chairman, Department of Urology
Past-President of Sexual Medicine Society of North America

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Stacy Elliot, MD
Clinical Professor, Departments of Psychiatry and Urologic Sciences,
University of British Columbia
Medical Director, BC Centre for Sexual Medicine
Co-Director, Vancouver Sperm Retrieval Clinic
Medical Director, Men’s Sexual Assessment and Rehabilitation Service
Physician Consultant, GF Strong Sexual Health Rehabilitation Service

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William Fisher, Ph.D.
Distinguished Professor in the Department of Psychology
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
University of Western Ontario
London, Canada 
& Co-Founder and Research AffiliateCentre for Health, Intervention, and PreventionUniversity of Connecticut. 

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Annamaria Giraldi, MD, Ph.D.
Professor of Clinical Sexology
University of Copenhagen & Senior Consultant in Psychiatry in the Sexological Clinic at Psychiatric Center
Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark 

Professor Giraldi is a Past- President of both the Scandinavian Society for Sexual Medicine & the International Society for the Study of Women’s Sexual Health & is President Elect of the International Society for Sexual Medicine. 

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Patrick Jern, Ph.D.
Head Department of Psychology
Åbo Akademi University
Turku, Finland

Mohit Khera,  M.D., M.B.A., M.P.H.
Professor, Department of Urology
Director, Laboratory for Andrology Research
McNair Medical Institute,
Baylor College of Medicine &
Medical Director of the Executive Health Program at Baylor Houston, Texas.

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Kwangsung Park, MD, Ph.D.
Professor of Urology
Chonnam National University Medical School
Gwangju, Republic of Korea
President of Korean Association for Sexual Health and the Editor-in-Chief of Sexual Medicine (ISSM)

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Lisa C. Larkin,  MD, FACP, NCMP
Owner & President
Lisa Larkin, MD, & Associates
University of Cincinnati Physicians &
Former Director,UC Health Women’s Center
University of Cincinnati
Cincinnati, Ohio &
Board of Directors of ISSWSH and on the Board of Trustees of NAMS

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Marita McCabe, Ph.D, FAPS
Research Professor, Team Leader, Health and Ageing Research Group, Swinburne University of Technology &
Adjunct Professor, School of Medicine,
University of Melbourne &
Fellow, College of Clinical Psychologists, Australian Psychological Society

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Barry McCarthy, Ph.D, ABPP
Diplomate in clinical psychology &
Certified sex therapist and couple therapist.
Former Professor
Department of Psychology
American University
Washington DC &
Prolific and renowned author of award winning Sex Therapy Volumes

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Leah Millheiser, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor
Department: Obstetrics & Gynecology
Stanford Cancer Institute
Palo Alto, CA  &
ACOG/Boehringer Ingelheim Research Award in Female Sexual Dysfunction, American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (2008)


Rossella E. Nappi, MD
Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology,
Dept of Clinical, Surgical, Diagnostic and Pediatric Sciences
Research Center for Reproductive Medicine and Unit of Gynecologycal Endocrinology & Menopause, IRCCS “S Matteo Foundation
University of Pavia
Pavia-Italy &
Past-President,International Society for the Study of Women's Sexual Health (ISSWSH) 
European Society for Sexual Medicine (ESSM) – (past president Scientific Committee “women’s sexual health”)

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Luiz Torres Otavio, MD
Professor of Urology
Centro Universitário UniBH
Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais Brazil &
Past- President of the Brazilian Society of Urology &
Past-President, Latin American Society of Sexual Medicine &
President, International Society of Sexual Medicine


Assistant Professor of Surgery - Urology
Department of Surgery
The University of Utah School of Medicine Salt Lake, Utah & Dr. Pastuszak was awarded the Urology Care Foundation’s Russell Scot, Jr., MD, Resident Research Award, the Urology Care Foundation Research Scholar Award, and the Urology Care Foundation Rising Stars in Urology Award

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Jim Pfaus, Ph.D
Professor, Centro de Investigaciones Cerebrales
Universidad Veracruzana Xalapa de Enríquez, Mexico &
Former, Professor in the Psychology department
Concordia University, Montreal, QC &
Past President, International Academy of Sex Researchers

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Hossein Sadeghi-Nejad,  MD
Professor of Surgery
Urology at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School &
Chief of Urology at the New Jersey Veterans Affairs Hospitals &
Director of the Center for Male Reproductive Medicine
Hackensack University Medical Center &
President, Sexual Medicine Society of North America


R. Taylor Segraves, MD, Ph.D.
Former Professor and Chairman
Department of Psychiatry
Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland, Ohio
Editor in Chief of Journal of Sex and Marital Therapy 
Past-President of the Society for Sex Therapy and Research

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Sharon Parish, MD
Professor of Medicine in Clinical Psychiatry  &
Professor of Clinical Medicine
Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University
New York, NY &
Past-President,  International Society for the Study of Women's Sexual Health

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James A. Simon, MD, CCD, NCMP, FACOG
Clinical Professor of Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility and Obstetrics & Gynecology
George Washington University School of Medicine
Washington DC &
Past president,  North American Menopause Society &
Past-President, Washington Gynecological Society &
President, International Society for the Study of Women’s Sexual Health

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Lauren F. Streicher, MD
Clinical Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Feinberg School of Medicine & Northwestern Memorial Hospital Chicago, IL


Daniel N. Watter, Ed.D. 
Morris Psychological Group, P.A.
50 Cherry Hill Road, Suites 102 & 305
Parsippany, New Jersey 07054
973-257-9000 x202

Past-President, The Society for Sex Therapy and Research