10th November 2023 To all our colleagues directly affected by war and warlike conflicts: We hope you and your families are well in these horrible times in the history of human-kind, and we grieve with you by the possible loss of your loved ones. The...
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Dear members and friends,
it is a great honour, pleasure, and responsibility to be elected as the incoming President of EFS. First of all, I would like to thank the distinguished members of the board for giving me opportunity to be the president of such an elegant and important society and extend my gratitude to the General Assembly for the approval of this position. I would also like to express my gratitude to the prior presidents, Chiara Simonelli and Kevan Wylie, with whom I have worked together with pleasure over the years.
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To take part in realizing the scientific program for the EFS Congress, structuring monothematic courses to be offered to the Member Societies and drafting documents for insiders such as guidelines and e-books..
To develop and propose the European Standards for training in sexology at different levels (Sex Educator, Counsellor and Therapist), to accredit European courses, seminaries and trainings and to collaborate with the European Society for Sexual Medicine (ESSM) for the EFS & ESSM Certified Psycho-Sexologist (ECPS) exams.
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WELCOME TO OUR 17th CONGRESS IN BOLOGNA, ITALY On behalf of the European Federation of Sexology( EFS), it is a great pleasure and honor for me to invite and welcome you to the 17th EFS Congress that will be held in Bologna-Italy on 23-26 May 2024. The EFS& CIS(...
Call for application to the 2024 EFS Gold Medals Awards 27th September 2023 Dear friends and colleagues As the Chair of the Gold Medal Committee, it is my immense pleasure to open the next call for applications for the award of the 2024 EFS Gold...