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06:00 a.m. - 08:00 a.m.
Special Interest Breakfast - Persistent Genital Arousal Disorder
Location: Buckhead Ballroom
Moderators: Linda M. Cataldo & Irwin Goldstein, MD, IF

06:00 a.m. - 06:05 a.m.
Linda M. Cataldo

06:05 a.m. - 06:10 a.m.
Memorial for those with PGAD who have lost their lives to this disease

06:10 a.m. - 06:40 a.m.
PGAD Research Study
Caroline F. Pukall, PhD, CPsych, Barry R. Komisaruk, PhD & Lisa Squibb

06:40 a.m. - 06:50 a.m.
PGAD Conceptualization
Sue Goldstein, BA, IF

06:50 a.m. - 07:10 a.m.
PGAD Research
James G. Pfaus, PhD & Marcel D. Waldinger, MD, PhD

07:10 a.m. - 07:20 a.m.
PGAD Psychologic Factors
Eveline Poirier

07:20 a.m. - 07:30 a.m.
PGAD in a Vulvovaginal Disorders Specialty
Andrew T. Goldstein, MD, IF, FACOG

07:30 a.m. - 07:40 a.m.
PGAD in Men - Special Concerns
Shan Bokhari

07:40 a.m. - 07:50 a.m.
Pelvic Floor
Karen Brandon

07:50 a.m. - 08:00 a.m.
PGAD in Special Populations - Children, Adolecents, Pregnancy and Breast Feeding
Sherita King, MD

07:00 a.m. - 08:00 a.m.
Special Interest Breakfast - Female Sexual Health and Cancer
Location: Grand Ballroom 1
Moderators: Shari Goldfarb, MD & David Kushner, MD

08:00 a.m. - 09:00 a.m.
State of the Art 4 - Orgasm
Location: Grand Ballroom 2&3
Moderator: Irwin Goldstein, MD, IF

Barry R. Komisaruk, PhD

09:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Symposium 4 - The Adapting Brain
Location: Grand Ballroom 2&3
Moderator: Melissa A. Farmer, PhD

09:00 a.m. - 09:30 a.m.
Altering Sexual Anticipation with Brain Stimulation
Nicole Prause, PhD

09:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
The Connected Brain: Relevance to Sexual Behavior
Janniko R. Georgiadis, PhD

10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Sexual Trance and Orgasm
Adam Safron, MS

10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Coffee Break
Location: Foyer

11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Instructional Course 3 - GSM and Other Causes of Dyspareunia in Menopause
Location: Grand Ballroom 1

Murray Freedman, MD, IF & Risa Kagan, MD

11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Research Podium Session 3
Location: Grand Ballroom 2&3
Moderator: Heather S. Howard, PhD, MPH, MBA, AASECT-CSC, AASECT-CSE, IF

The Perceived Effects of Marijuana Use Before Sex (#019)
B. Lynn

The Joy of (Lots of Different Types of) Sex: Factors Associated with Sexual Pleasure (#020)
J.L. Warmann

Sexual Communication and Risky Sexual Practices and Perceptions among University Students from Lebanon (#021)
F. El Kak

The Importance of the Developmental Stage of Nonconsensual Sexual Experiences in Women's Sexual Adjustment (#022)
C.D. Kilimnik

Reflections of Women Successfully Treated by Flibanserin at a Single Center (#023)
Sue Goldstein, BA, IF

Motivations for Sexual Intercourse among Women with a History of Childhood Sexual Abuse (#024)
C. Pulverman

Comparison of Sexual Satisfaction between Transgender Volunteers and Individuals who Underwent Transgender Operation (#025)
S. Behzadi Pour

Review of Urinary Incontinence and Associated Female Sexual Dysfunction (#026)
E.R. Duralde


12:30 p.m. - 02:00 p.m.
Industry Sponsored Lunch Symposium
Location: Buckhead Ballroom

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02:00 p.m. - 02:30 p.m.
NAMS Lecture
Location: Grand Ballroom 2&3
Moderator: Sheryl A. Kingsberg, PhD, IF

New Position Statement on Hormone Therapy

02:30 p.m. - 03:00 p.m.
SSTAR Lecture
Location: Grand Ballroom 2&3
Moderator: Stanley E. Althof, PhD, IF

The Relationship Between Death-Anxiety and Sexual Behavior in Women
Daniel N. Watter, EdD

03:00 p.m. - 03:30 p.m.
Coffee Break
Location: Foyer

03:30 p.m. - 05:00 p.m.
Symposium 5 - PGAD: Collaborative Research Symposium
Location: Grand Ballroom 2&3
Moderator: Noel N. Kim, PhD, IF

03:30 p.m. - 04:00 p.m.
Clinical Assessment
Irwin Goldstein, MD, IF

04:00 p.m. - 04:30 p.m.
Theoretical Mechanisms
James G. Pfaus, PhD

04:30 p.m. - 05:00 p.m.
Pain Assessment
Caroline F. Pukall, PhD, CPsych

05:00 p.m. - 06:00 p.m.
Special Interest Seminar - History of Sexology: Medical Use of the Vibrator - The Past Meets the Present
Location: Grand Ballroom 2&3
Moderator: James G. Pfaus, PhD

Lauren Streicher, MD


06:00 p.m. - 07:30 p.m.
Poster Session (with drinks/food)
Location: Highland Ballroom

Perceived Genital Arousal in Women with Sexual Dysfunction (#037)
A. Handy

Peri-Clitoral Botulinum Toxin as a Treatment for Persistent Genital Arousal Disorder (PGAD) (#038)
R.S. Rubin

Reliability and Validity of the Elements of Desire Questionnaire in the Bremelanotide RECONNECT study (#039)
D.A. Revicki

Self-Reported Sexual Problems are Higher in Breast Cancer vs. Non Breast Cancer Patients (#040)
M. Hughes

The Relationship between Physiological Genital Arousal and Genital Sensations in Women (#041)
A. Handy

An Association between the Pain Domain of the Female Sexual Function Index (FSFI) and Its Other Domains in Postmenopausal Women with Vulvar and Vaginal Atrophy (#045)
Sheryl A. Kingsberg, PhD, IF

Cervical Ectropion may be a Cause of Desquamative Inflammatory Vaginitis (#046)
M. King

Responder Values for Clinical Trials in Female Sexual Interest/Arousal Disorder (#047)
R. Pyke

Effects of Fractional Microablative CO2 Laser Therapy on Sexual Function and the Symptoms of the Genitourinary Syndrome of Menopause (#048)
P.A. Gittens

Remitter Cutoffs for Clinical Trials in Female Sexual Interest/Arousal Disorder (#049)
R. Pyke

The Relationship Between Sexual Shame and Sexual Self-Schemas in College Women (#050)
G. del Rey

A Comparison of Attachment Styles and Identity Styles in People with Gender Dysphoria Disorder (Operated and Not Operated) and Normal People (#051)
S. Behzadi Pour

Clitorodynia in a Pediatric Patient: Lysis of Clitoral Adhesions Following Dorsal Nerve Block (#052)
Sherita King, MD

The Complexities of Persistent Genital Arousal Disorder (PGAD) (#053)
Eveline Poirier

Moral Foundations as a Predictor of Internalized Homophobia and Homophobia among Bisexual Women (#054)
J.L. Warmann

The Role of Attachment Styles, and Parental Bonding in Sexual Addiction (#055)
S. Behzadi Pour

Prevalence of Persistent Genital Arousal Disorder Criteria in a Sample of Canadian Undergraduate Students (#056)
R. Jackowich

The Efficiency of Marital and Sexual Skill Training on Hypoactive Sexual Desire and Marital Satisfaction in Women (#057)
S. Behzadi Pour

Craving the Catcalls: Psychosexual Correlates of the Enjoyment of Sexualization (#058)
J.L. Warmann

Health Care Experiences of Women with Symptoms of Persistent Genital Arousal (#059)
R. Jackowich

Psychological and Sexual Correlates of Sexual Abuse in Women with Sexual Dysfunction (#060)
L. Vignozzi

The Role of Sexual Schemas in the Body Appraisals and Sexual Functioning of Women with Nonconsensual Sexual Experiences (#061)
C.D. Kilimnik

Comparison oEarly Maladaptive Schemas and Attachment Styles in Women with Vaginismus and Normal Women (#062)
S. Behzadi Pour

Sexual Activity Recommendations in High Risk Pregnancies (#063)
K. Konys

Characteristics of Hypoactive Sexual Desire Disorder Women who visited Community Gynecology Hospital for Consulting Sexual Dysfunction (#027)
H. Yun

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