a publication of the sexuality and aging consortium at widener university

Consortium’s Co-President Interviewed on Female Orgasms

Sexuality and Aging Consortium Co-President Karen Hicks, was recently interviewed for a website called Experience gasm.com! Karen Hicks has been a sexuality educator for more than 25 years. She teaches Human Sexuality, Women’s Health and Medicine in Society at Lehigh University. She is the author of two books on women’s health and in 2004 published an online Medscape CME course for health care professionals titled... Read more...

Quebec and US Share Senior STI Concerns

An episode of Une Pilule Une Petite Granule on telequebec.TV recently focused on older adults and sexually transmitted infections and featured content on SaferSex4Seniors.org , a US site created by a team including several Consortium members. Co-president Melanie Davis contributed background information to the show’s host. Thanks to translation by Consortium Board member Joan Garrity, we know this about the... Read more...

2012 Conference Provides Learning, Networking & Engagement!

The Second Annual Sexuality, Intimacy and Aging Conference was a great success, with people from across the country and other countries in attendance.  The theme, “A Holistic Approach to Sexuality and Aging,” carried through a range of workshops and a highly engaging keynote by Dennis Dailey, PhD. Dennis, the developer of the Circles Model of Sexuality, used the model to explain how our ideas about... Read more...

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