Sexual Medicine Society of North America, Inc.

SMSNA Membership 2017
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The SMSNA strives to promote, encourage and support the highest standards of practice, research, education, and ethics in the study of anatomy, physiology, pathology, diagnosis, and treatment of human sexual function and dysfunction. In addition, the SMSNA provides a forum for the free exchange and discussion of new ideas, thoughts and concepts in this field.

All SMSNA members will:

  • Develop professional relationships with fellow SMSNA members.
  • Receive significantly reduced meeting registration fees.
  • Keep up to date on the existing and emerging issues in the field of human sexual function and dysfunction.
  • Learn about leading-edge concepts of research, clinical practice, ethics and politics.
  • Have access to ISSM University, the primary online educational resource in sexual medicine.
  • Receive a discount (50%) to have your own personal professional medical website.
  • Free profile in Find a Provider section of sexhealthmatters.org

SMSNA Fellowship and Active Members will also become member of ISSM which includes the following benefits:

  • Receive a free online subscription to the Journal of Sexual Medicine (JSM, I.F. 3.15, 12 issues a year); If you prefer hard copy journals, there is an additional annual fee of $25.
  • Receive a free subscription to Sexual Medicine Reviews (SMR).
  • Receive benefits for the Sexual Medicine Open Access Journal.
  • Video Journal on Prosthetic Urology (VJPU) Access
  • Have discounted fees for the ISSM Biennial World Meetings and all other meetings/symposia.
  • Gain access to the members-only section of the ISSM website.
  • Gain access to the ISSM Discussion Forum (formerly ISSM listserv) which includes discussion of difficult and interesting cases and provides you the opportunity to easily “crowdsource” advice from experts in the field for your own challenging cases.

Active Membership is open to any MD, PhD, RN, Physician’s Assistant or other health care professional with:

  • Residence in the United States or Canada, and
  • Interest in practice and/or research in sexual medicine.
    *Active SMSNA membership includes membership to ISSM (International Society for Sexual Medicine)

Affiliate Membership is open to any MD, PhD, RN, MSW, LCSW, Physician's Assistant or other health care professional with:

  • Residence in the United States or Canada
  • Interest in practice and/or research in sexual medicine
  • Members who start a small entrepreneurial business related to sexual medicine but who maintain the majority of their work as a clinician or researcher in the field of sexual medicine.
    *Affiliate members do not have voting privileges and may not be elected to the Board of Directors or serve as Officers of the society
    *Affiliate membership includes membership to ISSM (International Society for Sexual Medicine).

Corresponding Membership is open to any MD, PhD, RN, Physician’s Assistant or other health care professional, with:

  • Residence outside the United States or Canada, and
  • Interest in practice and/or research in sexual medicine.
    *Corresponding SMSNA membership DOES NOT includes membership to ISSM (International Society for Sexual Medicine)

Fellowship is open to any MD, PhD, RN, Physician's Assistant or other health care professional with:

  • Membership is the American Urological Association, and
  • Membership in the International Society for Sexual Medicine, and
  • Three years of Active Membership in SMSNA
  • Attendance at a scientific meeting of the Society in at least three of the four years prior to application for Fellowship Residence in the United States or Canada, and greater than 25% of clinical and/or research activity devoted to sexual medicine, or recent publication of a paper pertinent to sexual medicine in a peer reviewed journal, or presentation of a paper pertinent to sexual medicine at a meeting of the American Urological Association, a section of the AUA, the International Society for Sexual Medicine, or other similar meeting.
  • Letters of recommendation supporting SMSNA Fellowship from two Fellows of SMSNA.
  • Signifies ongoing commitment to the field of sexual health and the Society.

Resident/Student Membership is open to persons who are:

  • Currently enrolled in a school of medicine, psychology nursing or other health care field, or
  • Currently enrolled in a graduate training program or residency program in urological surgery or other field related to practice and/or research in sexual medicine.
  • Proof of your residency/training from your program director verifying your residency or a letter from your University registrar if you are a student.
    *Resident/Student SMSNA membership DOES NOT includes membership to ISSM (International Society for Sexual Medicine)

Senior Membership is open to any:

  • Fellow, Active, Affiliate, or Corresponding Members, 64 years and older with 10 years or more of good standing in any SMSNA Membership category
    *Senior SMSNA membership DOES NOT includes membership to ISSM (International Society for Sexual Medicine)

Click here to apply for SMSNA membership (online) or click here to download a membership application (PDF)

Click here to apply for SMSNA membership (online) or click here to download a membership application (PDF)

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+1 (952) 314 8212
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