IASR 2016 Award Winners: Scott Semenyna, Laura Widman, Kateřina Klapilová, Carey Pulverman (runner-Up), AMELIA STANTON, and Heather Hoffmann (President); Unpictured: Matt Bramble

IASR 2016 Award Winners: Scott Semenyna, Laura Widman, Kateřina Klapilová, Carey Pulverman (runner-Up), AMELIA STANTON, and Heather Hoffmann (President); Unpictured: Matt Bramble

Best Student Manuscript Awards

Best Brief Communication Awards

  • 2016: Laura Widman, North Carolina State University, "ProjectHeartForGirls.com: Acceptability and preliminary efficacy of an online HIV/STD prevention program for adolescent girls emphasizing sexual communication skills"
  • 2015: Tierney Lorenz, Indiana University, "Sexual activity moderates shifts in Th1/Th2 cytokine profile across the ovarian cycle"
  • 2014: Katy Goldey, University of Michigan, "Defining Pleasure: A Focus Group Study of Dyadic Sexual Pleasure in Queer and Heterosexual Women"

Best Junior Poster Awards

  • 2016: Amelia Stanton, University of Texas at Austin, "Autogenic training increases subjective and physiological sexual arousal in sexually functional women"
  • 2015: Morag Yule, University of British Columbia, "Masturbation and sexual fantasy among asexual individuals: An in depth exploration"
  • 2014: Sara Jahnke, TU Dresden, "Challenging the Stigma Towards People with Pedophilia Among Psychotherapists in Training"

Best Senior Poster Awards

  • 2016: Kateřina Klapilová, Charles University and National Institute of Mental Health, "Kamasutra in practice: The use of sexual positions by Czech and Slovak citizens and the association with female orgasms"
  • 2015: Laura Baams, Utrecht University, "Puberty, popularity, and intimate relationships among early adolescents: Longitudinal findings in the Netherlands"
  • 2014: Mayte Parada, McGill University, "A Pain in the Clitoris: A Systematic Description of Clitorodynia"

Student Research Development Awards (SRDA)

  • 2014:
    • Samantha Dawson (mentored by Meredith Chivers), Queen's University
    • Kathryn Rancourt, Dalhousie University
    • David Lick, New York University
    • Kevin Hsu, Northwestern University
  • 2016:
    • Amelia Stanton (mentored by Cindy Meston), University of Texas at Austin
    • Scott Semenyna (mentored by Paul Vasey), University of Lethbridge
  • 2015:
    • Mirte Brom (mentored by Stephanie Both), Leiden University Medical Centre
    • Lanna Petterson (mentored by Paul Vasey), University of Lethbridge

Richard Green Founding President Annual Presentation Award

  • 2017: C. Sue Carter, The Kinsey Institute, "The developmental effects of oxytocin: A love story"
  • 2016: Afsaneh Najmabadi, Harvard University, "Verdicts of science and rulings of faith: What can we learn from transsexuality in Iran?"

Richard Green Lifetime Achievement Award