Awardees

2014: World Meeting on Sexual Medicine, São Paulo, Brazil

Zorg​niotti-Newman Prize

Dyspareunia and sexual dysfunction following vaginal delivery in Thai primiparous women with second degree perineal tear: a prospective cohort study

Chayachinda, C.1; Ungkanungdecha, A.1; Veeragul, J.1; Jisabai, J.1
1: Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Thailand

Emil Tanagho Prize

Icariside II ameliorates erectile function in a rat model of bilateral cavernous nerve injury: Implications for activation of endogenous ste

Xu, Y.1; Guan, R.1; Lei, H.1; Li, H.1; Gao, Z.1; Xin, Z.1
1: Andrology Center, Peking University First Hospital, Peking University, Beijing, China     

Best Abstract Prize Male
Cardiovascular risk associated with testosterone boosting medications: a meta-analysis of the available evidence

Corona, G.1; Maseroli, E.2; Rastrelli, G.2; Isidori, A.3; Maggi, M.2
1: Endocrinology Unit, Italy; 2: Sexual Medicine and Andrology Unit, University of Florence, Florence, Italy; 3: 3Department of Experimental Medicine, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy

Best Abstract Prize Female

Development and validation of the PROMIS vulvar discomfort with sexual activity scales

Flynn, K.1; Weinfurt, K.2; Lin, L.3; Jeffery, D.4; Reese, J.5; PROMIS Sexual Function Domain Group, .
1: Medical College of Wisconsin, United States; 2: Duke University; 3: Duke Clinical Research Institute; 4: Department of Defense; 5: Johns Hopkins University

2013: International Symposium on Prostate, Androgens and Men’s Sexual Health, Berlin, Germany

Poster Prize - 1
PDE5 inhibitors blunt inflammation in human BPH: a potential mechanism of action for PDE5 inhibitors in LUTS
Vignozzi, L.; Gacci, M.; Cellai, I.; Morelli, A.; Maneschi, E.; Comeglio, P.; Santi, R.; Filippi, S.; Sebastianelli, A.; Nesi, G.; Serni, S.; Carini, M.; Maggi, M.
University of Florence, Italy

Poster Prize - 2
Effects of Tadalafil Treatment on Erectile Function Recovery post Bilateral Nerve-Sparing Radical Prostatectomy
Stolzenburg, J.1; Montorsi, F.2; Brock, G.3; Mulhall, J.4; Moncada, I.5; Patel, H.6; Chevallier, D.7; Krajka, K.8; Henneges, C.9; Dickson, R.10; Büttner, H.9
1: Universitäsklinikum Leipzig, Germany; 2: Instituto Scientifico Universitario San Raffaele, Milan, Italy; 3: University of Western Ontario, London, Canada; 4: Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, USA ; 5: Hospital La Zarzuela, Madrid, Spain; 6: University Hospital North Norway, Tromso, Norway; 7: Hôpital Universitaire Archet 2, Nice, France; 8: 8Uniwersyteckie Centrum Kliniczne, Gdansk, Poland; 9: Lilly Deutschland GmbH, Germany; 10: Lilly Canada Inc, Canada

Poster Prize - 3
Evaluation of counterfeit medicines available via the Internet in Germany; implications for patient safety across the globe
Thomson, J.1; Reid, W.S.2; Pullen, H.2
1: EAASM, United Kingdom; 2: Lilly Research Laboratories, Eli Lilly and Company, Indianapolis, IN, USA

2012: World Meeting on Sexual Medicine, Chicago, USA

Zorgniotti-Newman Prize
Testosterone Replacement Therapy with Long Acting Testosterone Undecanoate Improves Sexual Function and Quality of Life Parameters Versus Placebo in a Population of Men with Type 2 Diabetes in a Primary Care Setting
G. Hackett MD¹; N. Cole MD²;  M. Bhartia MD¹;  D. Kennedy MD¹; P. Wilkinson³
1: Good Hope Hospital, Sutton Coldfield UK; 2: Cloisters Practice, Lichfield UK; 3:  Wilkinson Associates, Radnor, Herts

Jean François Ginestié Prize
An Oral Formulation of Angiotensin-(1-7) Protects Against Hypercholesterolemic-Induced Corpus Cavernosum Damages
Rodrigo A. Fraga-Silva1; Fabiana P. Costa-Fraga1; Silvia Q. Savergnini1; Frederico B. De Sousa3; Fabrizio Montecucco4; Daniele da Silva1; Ruben D. Sinisterra3; François Mach4; Nikolaos Stergiopulos1; Rafaela F. da Silva1,2#; Robson A.S. Santos2#
1: Institute of Bioengineering, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland; 2: Department of Physiology and Biophysics; 3: Department of Chemistry, Federal University of Minas Gerais, Brazil; 4: Division of Cardiology, Geneva University Hospitals, Faculty of Medicine, Foundation for Medical Researches, Geneva, Switzerland

Emil Tanagho Prize
Complete Recovery of Erectile Function by Combined Intracavernosa Bone Marrow-Derived Mesenchymal Stem Cell Therapy and Oral Tadalafil Administration after Cavernous Nerve Injury in Rats
Martínez-Salamanca, J.I.¹; Zurita, M.¹; Martínez-Salamanca, E.²; Fernández, A.²; Cuevas, P.²; Vaquero, J.¹; Carballido, J.¹; Angulo, J.²
1: Hospital Universitario Puerta de Hierro, Spain; 2: Instituto Ramón y Cajal de Investigación Sanitaria          

Poster Prize on Basic Science
Impaired Adenosine Signaling Contributes to Erectile Dysfunction
Ning, C.1; Wen, J.1; Zhang, Y.1; Blackburn, M.1; Kellems, R.1; Xia, Y.1
1: University of Texas-Medical School at Houston

Poster Prize on Clinical Research
The effect of Low Intensity Shock Waves for the treatment of various degrees of erectile dysfunction severity: 6-month follow up  
Vardi, Y.1; Appel, B.1; Massarwi, O.1; Gruenwald, I.1
1: Rambam Medical Center, Israel

2010: 14th World Meeting of the International Society for Sexual Medicine, Seoul, Korea

Best Poster Prize
Changes in androgens levels during the menstrual cycle and orgasm functioning in women
A.H. Rellini and  D. Murray-Close
University of Vermont

Zorgniotti-Newman Prize
Implicit and Explicit Cognitive Sexual Processes in Survivors of Childhood Sexual Abuse
Alessandra H. Rellini, David Ing, Cindy M. Meston
University of Texas at Austin, Psychology Department

Jean Francois Ginestié Prize
Impact of Hypertension, Aging and Antihypertensive Treatment on the Morphology of the Pudendal Artery
Johanna L. Hannan PhD, Mark C. Blaser BEng, Judith J. Pang, Stephen M. Adams BEng, Stephen C. Pang PhD, Michael A. Adams PhD
Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada

Emil Tanagho Prize
Surgical Option for the Correction of Peyronie’s Disease: An Autologous Tissue- Engineered Endothelialized Graft
Annie Imbeault ˡ , Geneviève Bernard ², Gabrielle Ouellet ², Sara Bouhout ², Serge Carrier ³, Stéphane Bolduc ˡ ²
1. Université Laval, CHUQ, Québec, Canada
2. Laboratoire d’Organogénèse Expérimentale/LOEX, CHA, Québec, Canada
3. McGill University, CUSM, Montréal, Canada "
 

2008: Joint Congress of the European and International Societies for Sexual Medicine, Brussels, Belgium

Female Sexual Dysfunction Prize
Is one question enough to detect female sexual disorders? A diagnostic accuracy study in 6.194 women
Levente Kriston1, Cindy Günzler1, Anke Rohde2, and Michael M. Berner1
1 Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University Medical Center Freiburg, Hauptstr. 5, D-79104 Freiburg, Germany
2 Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Bonn University Medical Center, Sigmund-Freud-Str. 25, D-53105 Bonn, Germany

Jean Francois Ginestié Prize
Effects of HO-1 gene inducers and anti-hypertensive drugs on erectile signaling in streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats
Mohammed T. Abdel Aziz1, Taymour Mostafa2, Hazem Atta1, Hanan H. Fouad1, Laila A. Rashed1, Dina Sabry1, Amira Hassouna1, Amira M. Senbel3
1 Medical Biochemistry Department, Unit of Molecular biology, Faculty of Medicine, Cairo University, Cairo, Egypt.
2 Andrology & Sexology Department, Faculty of Medicine, Cairo University, Cairo, Egypt.
3 Pharmacology Department, Faculty of Pharmacy, Alexandria University, Alexandria, Egypt.

Emil Tanagho Prize
Non-Cell Line Induced Adipose Derived Stem Cells Enhance Cavernous Nerve Function Following Bilateral Crush Injury in the Rat
Anthony J. Bella2*, Guiting Lin1*, Thomas Fandel1, Lia Banie1, Hongxiu Ning1, Ching-Shwun Lin1, and Tom F Lue1
1 Knuppe Molecular Urology Laboratory, Department of Urology, School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
2 Division of Urology, Department of Surgery and Department of Neuroscience, Ottawa Health Research Institute, University of Ottawa, Canada

Best Presentation on Basic Science Male
PD-021
CHRONIC TREATMENT OF RHO KINASE INHIBITOR PRESERVED ERECTILE FUNCTION AND PREVENTED CORPORAL APOPTOSIS IN DIABETIC RATS
Park, K; Son, H; Kim , SW; Paick, J-S

Best Presentation on Male Clinical
RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN CORONARY ARTERY DISEASE, VASCULOGENIC ERECTILE DYSFUNCTION AND ENDOGENOUS SERUM TESTOSTERONE CONCENTRATIONS. AN INSIGHT INTO THE HORMONAL COMPONENT OF VASCULAR DYSFUNCTION
Rokkas, K; Vlachopoulos, C; Terentes-Printzios, D; Ioakeimidis, N; Aznaouridis, K; Samentzas, A; Sakellariou, G; Fassoulakis, C; Askitis, T; Stefanadis, C

Best Presentation on Female Clinical
SEXUALITY AFTER BREAST CANCER: WHAT IS THE ROLE OF MENOPAUSAL COMPLAINTS?
Alder, J; Bitzer, J

Best Presentation on Female Preclinical
IMMUNOCHEMICAL CHARACTERISATION OF THE RODENT BRAIN NEURONS INVOLVED IN THE EFFERENT CONTROL OF THE CLITORIS AND THE VAGINA
Gelez, H; Poirier, S; Allers, KA; Reynolds, D; Wayman, C; Bernabé, J; Alexandre, L; Giuliano, F

Best Presentation on Surgery
EFFECTS OF DIET-CONTROL AND PHOSPHODIESTERASE TYPE 5 INHIBITOR ON ENDOTHELIAL FUNCTION IN HIGH CHOLESTEROL-DIET RATS
Min, KS; Kang, DI; Kwak, HS; Yoon, JH; Choi, SH

 

2006: 12th World Congress of the International Society for Sexual Medicine, Cairo, Egypt

Zorginotti-Newmann Prize
Feasibility of the Use of Phosphodiesterase Type 5 Inhibitors in a Pharmacologic Prevention Program for Recurrent Priapism
Arthur L. Burnett

Jean Francois Ginestié Prize
Heme oxygenase-1-derived CO and CORM-3 modulate cavernous tissue cGMP
Taymour Mostafa

Emil Tanagho Prize
Hydrogen sulphide, a novel endogenous gasotransmitter facilitates erectile function and opens new window for ED therapy
B. Srilatha

2004: 11th World Congress of the International Society for Sexual and Impotence Research, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Jean Francois Ginestié Prize
Age Related Changes In Phosphorylation Of Endothelial Nitric Oxide Synthase In The Rat Penis
Musicki, B.; Kramer, M.F.; Becker, R.E.; Burnett, A.L.
Johns Hopkins Hospital

Zorginotti-Newmann Prize
The Neuropathy of Erectile Dysfunction
Bleustein, C.; Arezzo, J.; Eckholdt H.; Melman, A.
Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, New York, United States

Poster Prize Clinical Male
C-reactive Protein And Erectile Dysfunction
Teloken, P.; Teloken, C.; Grazziotin, T.; Sogari, P
FFFCMPA

Poster Prize Clinical Female
The Central, Acute Effect Of Testosterone In Post-menopausal Women Assessed By fMRI
Shabsigh, R.; Seidman, S.N.; Davis, A.R.; Brown, T.; Miyazaki, M.

Poster Prize Basic Science Male
Dysregulation Of Dimethylarginine Dimethylaminihydrolase Causes Elevation Of Asymmetric Dimethyl Arginine In Rat Model Of Vasculogenic Erectile Dysfunction.
Park, K.; Kim, S.W.; Paick, J.S.; Son, H.
Seoul National University

Poster Prize Basic Science Female
Cyclic AMP And Cyclic GMP Phosphodiasterase Isoenzymes In The Human Vagina - Relation To NOS Isoforms And VIP-positive Nerves
Ückert, S.; Oelke, M.; Waldkirch, E.; Albrecht, K.; Troeger, H.D.; Jonas, U; Andersson, K.E.; Stief, C.G.; Hedlund, P.
 

2002: 10th World Meeting on Impotence Research, Montreal, Canada

Female Sexual Dysfunction Prize
Effects of Aging, Menopause and Co-morbidities on Neurological Function of the Female Genitalia
Kathleen Connell
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, 3332 Rochambeau Street, Bronx, NY 10467, USA

Jean Francois Ginestié Prize 1
Peyronie’s Disease Fibroblasts Demonstrate Tumorigenicity in the Scid Mouse Model
John Mulhall
Department of Urology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, The New York Hospital, 525 E 68th St, starr 9, New York, NY 10021, USA

Jean Francois Ginestié Prize 2
Effect of Combination Endothelial Nitric Oxide Synthase Gene Therapy and Sildenafil on Erectile Function in Diabetic Rats
Trinity J. Bivalacqua
Tulane University School of Medicine, Department of Urology and Pharmacology, 1430 Tulane Ave. SL42, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA

Poster Prize
Isolation and Characterization of a Contractile Smooth Muscle Cell Line Derived from Human Corpus Cavernosum
Michael Di Santo
Department of Urology and Pathobiology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Emil Tanagho Prize
VEGF Promotes Penile Erection by Activation of AKT and ENOS
Biljana Musicki
Department of Urology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, United States

Zorgniotti – Newman Prize 1
The Neuropathy of Erectile Dysfunction
Clifford Bleustein
Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, New York, United States

Zorgniotti – Newman Prize 2
Steroidogenic Acute Regulatory Protein’s Role in Libido
Stephen R. King

Young Investigators Award
Derek Bochinski
Kelvin P. Davies
Jas Kalsi
Guiting Lin
Ricardo M. Munarriz

2000: 9th World Meeting on Impotence Research, Perth, Australia

Jean Francois Ginestié Prize 1
Effects of Diabetes Mellitus on neurotransmission in rat vaginal smooth muscle.
Annamaria Giraldi1, V. Werkstrom2, Gorm Wagner1, Karl-Eric Andersson2
"1 Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
2 University hospital, Lund, Sweden"

Jean Francois Ginestié Prize 2
Inhibition of the RHO Kinase Pathway leads to penile erection.
Kanhan Chitaley, C.J. Wingard, R. Clinton Web, H.S. Branam, V.S. Stoppen, R.W. Lewis, Th. M. Mills
Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, Georgia, USA

Zorgniotti – Newman Prize
A new potential of blood oxygenation level dependant (BOLD) functional MRI for evaluating cerebral centers of penile erection.
Kwangsung Park, Hyung Joon Kim, Jeong Jin Seo, Heoung Keun Kang, Soo Bang Ryu, Gwang Woo Jeong
Chonnan National University, Kwangju, Korea

Emil Tanagho Prize
Significant physiological roles of ancillary penile nerves on the intracavernous pressure response in rats: experiments using electrical stimulation of the MPOA.
Yoshikauzu Sato1, Arnold Melman2, Geoges J. Christ2
"1 Sapporo Medical University Japan
2 Albert Einstein College of Medicine, USA"

Poster Prize
Nitric Oxide-mediated and electrical field stimulated diabetic rabbit cavernosal smooth muscle relaxation enhanced by catalase and superoxyde dismutase
M.A. Khan, R.C. Calvert, F.H. Mumtaz, C.S. Thompson, D.P. Mikhailidis, R.J. Morgan
Royal Free Hospital, London, United Kingdom

Perth Prize
Morphological and functional in vitro and in vivo characterization of the mouse corpus cavernosum
H. Mizunawa, P. Hedlund, P. Alm, K.-E. Andersson
Department of Clinical Pharmacology and University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
 

1998: 8th World Meeting on Impotence Research, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Jean Francois Ginestié Prize
IGF-I & IGF-B2 have key role on regeneration of nitric oxide synthase (NOS)-containing nerves after cavernousneurotomy in the rats.
Gyung-Woo Jung, Jong-Young Kwang, Soo-Il Kim and Ji-Han Yoon

Zorgniotti – Newman Prize
Diabetes and vascular impotence: does insulin dependence increase the severity?
Michael J. Metro and Gregory A. Broderick

Emil Tanagho Prize
Patch clamp studies of potassium (K) channels in freshly dissociated myocytes from human and rat corpus cavernosum.
Hong-Zhan Wang, Sung Won Lee and George J. Christ

Poster Prize
Spinal and brain neurons controlling the bulbospongiosus muscle: transneuronal tracing with rabies virus combined with transmitter immunochemistry.
Yi Tang, Olivier Rampin, Francois Giuliano, André Calas and Gabriella Ugolini
 

1996: 7th World Meeting on Impotence Research, San Francisco, USA

Jean Francois Ginestié Prize
Vasculogenic female sexual dysfunction : The haemodynamic basis for vaginal engorgement insufficency and clitoral erectile insufficency
Kwangsung Park, I. Goldstein, C. Andry, M. Siroky, R.J. Krane and K. Azadzoi (USA/South Korea)

Poster Prize
Melantropic peptide for the treatment of psychogenic erectile dysfunction : double-blind crossover vehicle controlled study
H. Wessells, K. Fusciarelli, J. Hansen, R. Dorr and N. Levine (USA)
 

1994: 6th World Meeting on Impotence Research, Singapore

Jean Francois Ginestié Prize
Nitric Oxide synthase is testosterone dependent
G.B. Brock, P. Zvara, R. Sioufi, L.R. Begin, H.M. Schipper

Zorgniotti – Newman Prize
Penile dermal flap for the defect reconstruction in peyronies disease. Refinements in technique and four years experience in 17 patients.
S. Krishnamurti (India)

Poster Prize
Telemetric monitoring of episodic spontaneous increases in intracavernous pressure in the rat over 24 hour period.
J. Bernabe, F. Giuliano, O. Rampin, B.D. Sachs ( France )

Congress President Video Prize
Antegrade dorsal vein arterialisation ( Shah-Parulkar procedure) for penile revascularisation.
Rupin Shah, B.G. Parulkar, V. Kulkarni, G. Shah and V. Jhaveri (India)
 

1992: 5th World Meeting on Impotence Research, Milan, Italy

Jean Francois Ginestié Prize
The three dimensional structure of the human tunica albuginea : anatomical and ultrastructural levels.
Geng-Long Hsu, G. Brock, L. Martinez-Pineiro, B. von Heyden, T.F. Lue and E.A. Tanagho

Poster Prize
The significance of time-dependent changes in penile blood blow during pharmacological erection.
R.S. Pickard, C.P. Oates, T.A. Whittingham, and P.H. Powell (United Kingdom)

Congress President Video Prize
A modified radial forearm flap for the total phallic construction
Laurence A. Levine, L.J. Gottlieb (USA)

 

1990: 4th World Meeting on Impotence Research, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Jean Francois Ginestié Prize
The role of the endothelium in the control of corpus cavernosum smooth muscle tone
Kazem M. Azadzoi, Noel Kim, Irwin Goldstein, Robert J. Krane and Inigo Saenz de Tejada

Zorgniotti – Newman Prize
Cavernous smooth muscle changes during penile erection and sympathetic stimulation.
C.G. Stief, R. Bosch, W. Diederichs, F. Benard, C. Padula, P.C. Goldsmith, T.F. Lue and E.A. Tanagho

Poster Prize
GAP junctions between human corpus cavernosum smooth muscle cells in primary culture: electrophysiological and biochemical characteristics.
A.P. Moreno, A.C. Campos de Carvalho, G.J. Christ, A. Melman, E.L. Herzberg and D.C. Spray

 

1990: 4th World Meeting on Impotence Research, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Jean Francois Ginestié Prize
The role of the endothelium in the control of corpus cavernosum smooth muscle tone
Kazem M. Azadzoi, Noel Kim, Irwin Goldstein, Robert J. Krane and Inigo Saenz de Tejada

Zorgniotti – Newman Prize
Cavernous smooth muscle changes during penile erection and sympathetic stimulation.
C.G. Stief, R. Bosch, W. Diederichs, F. Benard, C. Padula, P.C. Goldsmith, T.F. Lue and E.A. Tanagho

Poster Prize
GAP junctions between human corpus cavernosum smooth muscle cells in primary culture: electrophysiological and biochemical characteristics.
A.P. Moreno, A.C. Campos de Carvalho, G.J. Christ, A. Melman, E.L. Herzberg and D.C. Spray
 

1986: 2nd World Meeting on Impotence Research, Prague, Czechoslovakia

Jean Francois Ginestié Prize
Neurotransmitter(s) in human penile erection: the status of noradrenaline, vasoactive intestinal polypeptide and prostaglandins.
P.G. Adaikan (Singapore)
 

1984: 1st World Meeting on Impotence Research, Paris, France

Jean Francois Ginestié Prize
Herbert F. Newman (New York City, USA)