“Considered the premier society in North America dedicated to progress and education in sexual medicine.”

Our objective is to promote, encourage, and support the highest standards of practice, research, education, and ethics in the study of human sexual function and dysfunction.

Our members are all committed to sexual health and are made up of surgeons, physicians, allied health professionals, mental health professionals, scientists, residents and medical students across North America


  • Identify existing and emerging issues in the field of human sexual function and dysfunction
  • Provide a forum for the free exchange and discussion of new ideas, thoughts, and concepts in sexual medicine
  • Develop standards and guidelines for sexual medicine research and practice
  • Bring leading-edge concepts of research, clinical practice, ethics, and politics to health care professionals interested in sexual medicine and sexual health