Distinguished Faculty

Co-Chairs

Sheryl A. Kingsberg
PhD, IF

Chief
Behavioral Medicine Division
McDonald's Women's Hospital
University Hospitals Case Medical Center
Professor, Reproductive Biology and Psychiatry
Case Western Reserve University
School of Medicine
Cleveland, Ohio

James A. Simon
MD, CCD, NCMP, IF, FACOG

Clinical Professor, Obstetrics and Gynecology
George Washington University
Women's Health & Research Consultants
IntimMedicine Specialists
Washington DC

Steering Committee

Stanley E. Althof
PhD, IF

Professor Emeritus, Case Western Reserve
University School of Medicine
Executive Director
Center for Marital and Sexual Health of
South Florida
West Palm Beach, Florida

Anita Clayton
MD, FAPA, IF

Interim Chair of Psychiatry and Neurobehavioral Sciences
David C. Wilson Professor of Psychiatry and
Neurobehavioral Sciences
University of Virginia School of Medicine
Charlottesville, Virginia

Irwin Goldstein
MD, IF

Director of Sexual Medicine
Alvarado Hospital
Clinical Professor of Surgery
University of California at San Diego
Director of San Diego Sexual Medicine
San Diego, California

Susan Kellogg Spadt
PhD, CRNP, IF, FCST

Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Drexel University College of Medicine
Professor of Human Sexuality Education
Widener University
Clinical Associate Faculty
University of Pennsylvania and
Thomas Jefferson University
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Michael L. Krychman
MDCM, MPH, IF

Medical Director of Sexual Medicine
Hoag Hospital
Executive Director
Southern California Center for
Sexual Health and Survivorship Medicine
Newport Beach, California

Sharon Parish
MD, IF, NCMP

Professor of Medicine in Clinical Psychiatry
Professor of Clinical Medicine
Weill Cornell Medical College
White Plains, New York

Raymond C. Rosen
PhD

Chief Scientist
New England Research Institutes
Watertown, Massachusetts

Faculty

Alan Altman
MD

Past President
International Society for the
Study of Women's Sexual Health
Consultative Gynecologist
Menopause and FSD
Aspen, Colorado

Gloria Bachmann
MD, MMS

Appointed Director
Women's Health Institute and
Chief of the OB/GYN Service at
Robert Wood Johnson University
New Brunswick, New Jersey

Pelin Batur
MD, FACP, NCMP, CCD

Associate Professor, Medicine
Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine
Internist, Department of
Obstetrics and Gynecology
Cleveland Clinic
Independence, Ohio

Marianne Brandon
PhD

Clinical Psychologist
Diplomat in Sex Therapy
Wellminds Wellbodies
Wellesley Hills, Massachusetts

Lori Brotto
PhD, R Psych

Professor, Department of Ob/Gyn
University of British Columbia
Executive Director
Women's Health Research Institute
Canada Research Chair
in Women's Sexual Health
Psychologist
Port Moody, British Columbia

Harry A. Croft
MD

Chief
CNS Studies
Clinical Trials of Texas
Medical Director
Healthy Place.com
San Antonio, Texas

Leonard DeRogatis
PhD

Director
Maryland Center For Sexual Health
Associate Professor of Psychiatry
Johns Hopkins Univ. School of Medicine
Baltimore, Maryland

Lisa Diamond
PhD

Professor
Developmental and Health Psychology
The University of Utah
Salt Lake City, Utah

Stephanie Faubion
MD, MBA, FACP, NCMP, IF

Medical Director
North America Menopausal Society
Penny and Bill George Director
Mayo Clinic Center for Women's Health
Professor of Medicine
Division of General Internal Medicine
Mayo Clinic
Director
Executive and International Medicine
Center for Women's Health
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, Minnesota

Brooke Faught
DNP, WHNP-BC, NCMP, IF

Clinical Director
Women's Institute for Sexual Health (WISH)
Guest Lecturer, Vanderbilt University
Schools of Medicine and Nursing
Nashville, Tennessee

Sue Goldstein
CCRC, IF

AASECT Certified Sexuality Educator
Clinical Research Manager
San Diego Sexual Medicine
Managing Editor
Sexual Medicine Reviews
San Diego, California

Veronica Harsh
MD

Visiting Assistant Professor of
Psychiatry and Neurobehavioral Sciences
Division of Outpatient Psychiatry
University of Virginia Medical Center
Charlottesville, Virginia

Rose Hartzell
PhD, EdS, LMFT, CHES

Marriage & Family Therapist
San Diego Sexual Medicine
San Diego, California

Risa Kagan
MD, FACOG, CCD, NCMP

Clinical Professor
Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences
University of California, San Francisco
San Francisco, California
Sutter East Bay Medical Foundation
Berkeley, California

Ekta Kapoor
MBBS

Associate Professor of Medicine
Mayo Clinic
Assistant Director
Center for Women's Health
Rochester, Minnesota

Alyse Margaret Kelly-Jones
MD, FACOG, IF

Obstetrics and Gynecology
Novant Health Mintview
Carolina Healthcare System
University Medical Center
Carolinas Medical Center
Charlotte, North Carolina

Lisa Larkin
MD, FACP, NCMP, IF

Board Of Directors, ISSWSH
Founder, Ms.Medicine
President
Lisa Larkin MD and Associates
Director
Cincinnati Sexual Health Consortium
Medical Director
Women's Health Services
TriHealth Corporate Health
Cincinnati, Ohio

Becky Lynn
MD, IF

Assistant Professor of
Obstetrics and Gynecology
SSM Health St. Louis University Hospital
St. Louis, Missouri

Sally MacPhedran
MD

Associate Professor
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
Director
Women's Sexual Health Center
MetroHealth Medical Center
Cleveland, Ohio

Michael Perelman
PhD

Founder and Chairman
MAP Education and Research Foundation
Co-Director
Human Sexuality Program
Payne Whitney Clinic
Clinical Professor Emeritus of Psychiatry
Weill Cornell Medicine
New York-Presbyterian
New York, New York

James Pfaus
PhD, IF

Concordia University

Sarah Pickle
MD

Assistant Professor of Family Medicine
University of Cincinnati (UC) College of Medicine
UC Health Primary Care Wyoming
University Health Services at UC
Cincinnati, Ohio

Rachel Rubin
MD

Urologist Specialist
Sibley Memorial Hospital
Washington DC

Jordan Rullo
PhD, LP

Clinical Health Psychologist
AASECT Certified Sex Therapist
Assistant Professor of Psychology
Department of Psychology and Psychiatry and Division of General Internal Medicine
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, Minnesota

Holly L. Thacker
MD, FACP, NCMP, CCD

Director
Cleveland Clinic Center for
Specialized Women's Health
Associate Professor
Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine
Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland, Ohio

Jennifer Thie
MD

Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility
TriHealth Women's Services
Reproductive Endrocrinology
Obstetrics and Gynecology
Bethesda Oak Hospital
Cincinnati, Ohio

Maureen Whelihan
MD, FACOG

Clinical Preceptor
Family Nurse Practitioner Program
Florida Atlantic University
South University
Florida International University
West Palm Beach, Florida