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CIIS Human Sexuality PhD Program Launch

August  23 - 23, 2013
4:00 pm - 6:30 pm


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CIIS Human Sexuality PhD Program Launch

This event is FREE and open to all
We are excited to announce the new CIIS Human Sexuality PhD Program official launch. All faculty and students, colleagues, advisors, and friends, as well as prospective students, are warmly invited to attend the public lectures and panel. We will convene a plenary panel (composed of Drs. Cahill, Green, Herek, and Auerbach) on "Defining Sexuality Research and Policy." Refreshments will be served.

4:00PM - 4:15 | Event Opening


Joseph L. Subbiondo
, President of CIIS

Event Introduction
Gilbert Herdt
, Ph.D., Director of the PhD Program in Human Sexuality at CIIS

4:15PM - 5:30 |  Evening Panel and Q+A
Love, Sex and Romance: The Sexual and Emotional Life of Happy Couples

Pepper Schwartz
, Ph.D., Professor of Sociology at the University of Washington, Author, AARP Love and Relationship Ambassador

The Public Policy Significance of Data Collection on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity
Sean Cahill
, PhD, Director of Health Policy Research at the Fenway Institute, Author,  Adjunct Assistant Professor of Public Administration at New York University

Unpacking Heterosexual Transmission of HIV Among Women:  The Role of Sexual Violence
Judith D. Auerbach
, Ph.D., Independent Consultant, and Adjunct Professor at the School of Medicine, UCSF

5:30PM - 6:00 |Closing and Reception

This Program Launch will be one day before the SSSS Annual Symposium on Human Sexuality research.

The Society for the Scientific Study of Sexuality (SSSS) Symposium

Bridging research on policy and practice: the challenge of sexual literacy>>

CIIS Main Building: 1453 Mission Street, San Francisco
Namaste Hall
Cost: Free and Open to the Public
Refreshments will be served

Learn more about the new PhD Program in Human Sexuality>>

California Institute of Integral Studies, 1453 Mission Street, Room 207, San Francisco, CA 94103