Themed on ‘Sexual Health: For Quality Life’, a joint congress of the Asia-Oceania Federation for Sexology (AOFS), and the Council of Sex Education and Parenthood International (CSEPI) (34th National Conference Sexology and 15th conference of AOFS.) will be held at Chennai on 17th, 18th and 19th August 2018 at Hotel Hyatt Regency 365, Anna Salai, Teynampet, Chennai, Acknowledged by the WHO (2002) as an essential factor to sexual health, pleasure necessitates sexual rights, which in turn embrace basic human rights. This factor, and not just infertility or illness, may require the attention of government policies and public health approaches.
The Congress convenes to exchange up-to-date academic knowledge and diverse practices on Sexology and Sexual Medicine. Renowned experts for the programme include Beverly Whipple (who has done considerable research on the G-Spot, for women’s orgasm), Nam Cheol Park, Margaret Redelman, Esther Corona, Tommi Paalanen, and Prakash Kothari amongst others.
Academic discussions include the Hidden Chemistry of Kissing, Temple Erotica (beyond the temples of Khajuraho), ‘Why We Have Sex’, Women’s Orgasm, and Oncosexology, amongst others. Sociological discussions and debates on crucial topics like Marital Rape, Child Sex Abuse, Transgender Health, Potency Certification, and the Myth of Immorality will also be a part of the programme. The Cultural aspects of the programme include a musical play on ‘Romance’, a dance Choreography on ‘Sexuality’, and a stage enactment on ‘Domestic Violence Against Husbands’.
“The 15th AOFS 2018 Congress offers a platform to leading professionals and experts across the world to strengthen their professional networks and friendships with one another.” Says Dr. Narayana Reddy, President of the 15th Congress of AOFS. “250 delegates from 11 different countries across the globe have registered for the scientific congress, this August.
The deliberations on Sexology and Sexual Health shall be deliberated into assorted scientific programs, opening practical dialogues on various topics, challenges, and vanquishments. And, it is designed to cater to the immediate needs of Healthcare Professionals, family practitioners and experts in Medical, Urological, Andrological, Gynaecological, Psychiatric, Behavioural, and Social Sciences.
The Congress is a professional, educational, social, and cultural fest, hosted at Chennai, this 17th, 18th, and 19th August 2018. More details on the event can be found at <www.aofs2018.org> and <www.sexconindia.com>