ABRAHAM MORGENTALER, MD, FACSDIRECTOR
President, Androgen Society
Associate Professor of Urology
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Harvard Medical School
Founder and Director
Men’s Health Boston
Dr. Morgentaler is an acclaimed author, medical researcher and pioneer in men’s health. He is internationally recognized as an authority on testosterone deficiency and its treatment and health effects. His work has appeared in the New England Journal of Medicine, Journal of the American Medical Association, and The Lancet, among others. Dr. Morgentaler has been called a visionary regarding male health. He founded the first comprehensive Men’s Health Center in the USA and his research has revolutionized decades-old concepts regarding testosterone, prostate cancer and male sexuality.
Dr. Morgentaler is a bestselling author. His books provide a new perspective on what men are really like. He has taught thousands of physicians and medical students around the world via his lectures and courses and thousands of men have benefitted directly from his care as a compassionate and caring physician. His latest book, Testosterone For Life, a Harvard Health Publications title has been widely acclaimed.
MARIANNE BRANDON, PhD, IFFACULTY
Clinical Psychologist and Sex Therapist
Dr. Marianne Brandon is a clinical psychologist, sex therapist, and Fellow of the International Society for the Study of Women’s Sexual Health. Dr. Brandon writes a popular Psychology Today blog, The Future of Intimacy. Author of Monogamy: The Untold Story, Unlocking the Sexy in Surrender: Using the Neuroscience of Power to Recharge Your Sex Life, and co-author of Reclaiming Desire: 4 Keys to Finding Your Lost Libido, she regularly writes and lectures for both lay and professional audiences on topics such as evolutionary influences on sexual function and dysfunction, aging and sex, and the future of sex. She is in private practice in Sarasota, FL.
MOHIT KHERA, MD, MPH, MBAFACULTY
Professor of Urology
F. Brantley Scott Chair in Urology
Director, Laboratory for Andrology Research
Medical Director, Executive Health Program
Medical Director, Scott Department of Urology
Baylor College of Medicine
RACHEL S. RUBIN, MDFACULTY
Assistant Clinical Professor
George Washington University
Dr. Rachel Rubin is a board-certified urologist and sexual medicine specialist. She is an assistant clinical professor of Urology at Georgetown University and owns a private practice in the Washington DC region. She is one of only a handful of physicians fellowship trained in male and female sexual medicine. Dr. Rubin is a clinician, researcher, and vocal educator in the field of sexual medicine. She completed her medical and undergraduate training at Tufts University, her urology training at Georgetown University, and her fellowship training under Dr. Irwin Goldstein in San Diego. In addition to being education chair for the International Society for the Study of Women’s Sexual Health (ISSWSH), she also serves as an Associate Editor for the Journal Sexual Medicine Reviews.
ABDULMAGED TRAISH, PhD, MBAFACULTY
Professor Emeritus, Urology
Professor Emeritus, Biochemistry
Boston University School of Medicine
Androgens: Clinical Research and Therapeutics
Over the past four decades, Dr. Traish has contributed significantly, through teaching, education and basic research, to the field of biochemistry, physiology of reproduction and sexual medicine. Among his most important contributions to the field of sexual medicine are the development of experimental animal models to investigate the endocrine regulation of sexual arousal physiology and function in males and females and his pioneering work on the basic mechanisms of sex steroid hormones on erectile physiology. Dr. Traish has authored and co-authored over 250 original research publications and several book chapters. As an outstanding researcher and pioneer in field of sexual medicine, Dr. Traish delivered more than 90 lectures on his research in various National and International conferences, congresses and Universities in the US, Europe, Asia, Africa and Latin America.
- Who is a candidate for testosterone therapy
- Comprehensive evaluation of the patient with testosterone deficiency
- How to preserve fertility during treatment for testosterone deficiency
- Choosing among the numerous testosterone treatment options, including topicals, injections, pellets, nasal gels
- The role of anti-estrogens in management of testosterone deficiency
- How to evaluate and treat men with ED – beyond the pills