Accepting Nominations for the WAS Gold Medal Award

Nominations are now open for the World Association for Sexual Heath (WAS) Gold Medal Award, its most prestigious honor. Nominations may be submitted by anyone experienced in the field and should be supported by two other persons who are known to WAS. An individual cannot nominate him or herself.

Nominees must have documented evidence of lifelong achievement within the field of Sexology. Details of the nomination process can be found at:

If you have questions feel free to contact the Chair of the Committee, Julia R. Heiman, PhD, at

National LGBTQ Health Conference: Bridging Research and Practice

National LGBTQ Health Conference: Bridging Research and Practice

The 5th Annual National LGBTQ Health Conference is the only interdisciplinary translational research conference that will bring together scientists, public health professionals, and healthcare providers to improve the health and well-being of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer populations.

Dates: April 28-30, 2017
Location: Chicago, IL
Abstract Submission Deadline: January 16, 2017
Early Registration Deadline: February 20, 2017

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