The Young Trainee Committee (YTC) will address the needs and expectations of young ISSM members who will consider this society as their growth and differentiation in the respective field. Their needs are addressed by joining ISSM.
The ISSM Young Trainees Committee is responsible for the following programs/ initiatives:
To establish a network of trainees in this platform where they will understand the scope of ISSM for their research and training. The YTC will try to communicate with the regional affiliated societies of ISSM to conduct training and support to the young members of ISSM.
Mohammad Shamsul Ahsan
Haocheng (Lambert) Lin
Medical Director at Uroclin, Teresina, Piauí, Brazil; Vice coordinator of Penile Surgery of the ABEMSS (Brazilian Association and Study group of Medicine and Sexual Health / Associação Brasileira de Estudos em Medicina e saúde sexual); Member of the Department of Andrology of the Brazilian Society of Urology; Master in Science in Urology (AC Camargo Cancer Center); Professor of Urology of Unifacid, Teresina, Piauí, Brazil; Member of the American Urological Association.
My name is Verónica Basso, I am a Psychologist, ECPS (EFS- ESSM Certified Psycho- Sexologist) from Uruguay, Latin America. I started my training in sexual medicine in 2011 in the Uruguayan Society of Sexual Medicine and attended ESSM School of Sexual Medicine in 2016 I am a EMDR psychotherapist with international certification, have a postgraduate in clinical psychology, cognitive therapy specialization, and a diploma in generation and gender- based violence.
Dr Tammary Esho has a Ph.D. in Biomedical Sciences and MSc in Human Sexuality studies from the University of Leuven, Belgium. She is also a Certified Psycho- Sexologist by the European Federation of Sexology and European Society for Sexual Medicine. She is a public health scientist and a clinical sexologist practicing in Nairobi, Kenya. She is currently serving as the Director of the Amref Health Africa End Female Genital Cutting/Mutilation (FGM/C) Centre of Excellence. Additionally, she
serves as the Secretary General of the African Society for Sexual Medicine (ASSM) and a member of the International Society for Sexual Medicine (ISSM), Africa Coordinating Centre for the Abandonment of FGM/C (ACCAF); Academic Network for Sexual and Reproductive Health Rights and Policy (ANSER), Guidelines International Network (GIN - Africa), CoP Female Genital Mutilation, End FGM EU Network and the Clinical Officers Council, Kenya.
She has advanced expertise in evidence generation and further evidence- based program planning and implementation, policy development, advocacy and lobbying with national and regional networks in the subject area of sexual and reproductive health, sexual and gender- based violence, male and female sexual dysfunctions among others to promote human health and wellbeing.
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Mohammad Mahmudur Rahman
Dr. Mohammad Mahmudur Rahman from Bangladesh completed his MD in Dermatology and Venereology from Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University, Dhaka. Working under Government Republic of Bangladesh as Consultant of Dermatology and Venereology at Sadar Hospital, Lakshmipur. He has been awarded by ISSM Scholarship 2019 and European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology (EADV) Scholarship 2020. He is working with patients of skin related Sexual problems and Sexual Transmitted Infections Management and Prevention.
Thomas Masterson III
Dr Masterson is a male infertility and sexual medicine expert in Miami Florida. He is an Assistant Professor in Urology at the University of Miami and Bruce W. Carter VA Medical center.
Dr. Premal Patel joined the Section of Urology at the University of Manitoba in July of 2019 as an Assistant Professor. He completed his Fellowship training in Male Infertility, Microsurgery and Sexual Medicine at the University of Miami. He has published numerous peer- reviewed manuscripts in the field of Urology & Male Reproduction. Prior to completing his Fellowship, he completed his Urology Residency at the University of Manitoba and obtained his Medical Degree from the University of Calgary.
He is currently working at St James's Hospital Leeds as ST7. He has a sub-specialty interest in
Andrology and wish to pursue a career in Academic Andrology. His Academic career started
when he undertook an Intercalated BSc at King's College London in Immunobiology.
Subsequently, he completed Academic Foundation Training, Academic Clinical Fellowship
Programme (NIHR-funded), a MSc in Clinical Research and a PhD in Prostate Cancer
epigenetics (funded by The Urology Foundation and Royal College of Surgeons ~£150,000). He is an
Editor for the Urology News Spot Test, EAU guidelines associate, ESRU UK representative
and peer-reviewer for a number of journals. He was the University of Sheffield co-lead for
Undergraduate Urology between 2015 - 2017. Outside work, he plays the guitar and piano and
enjoys writing and recording his own music.
Dr. Natesh Prabhu is the Medical Director and Men’s Health Consultant at Andregn Clinic, Trichy, Tamilnadu, India. After his post- graduation in Clinical Pharmacology at Manipal University he had received his Diabetology, Sexual Medicine & Medical Andrology training. His current focus of research and practice are on Sexual Health, Male Fertility, Diabetes and Regenerative Medicine. He serves as the president of Indian Medical Pharmacologists Association & Regional Representative of South Asian Society for Sexual Medicine. He was previously the member of ISSM bylaw committee. He was the immediate past joint secretary of Indian Stemcell Study Group. He is also an independent Pharmaceutical Research & Business Consultant. He had received research grants from ICMR & travel grants from IUPHAR for his diabetes research. He is a renowned speaker at various national and international conferences.
Marina Scafuri is from Brazil and graduated from Federal University of Ceará. OB/GYN by General Hospital of Fortaleza. Post graduated in sexology /sexual therapy by Cesex. Fellow of the European Committee of Sexual Medicina by ESSM (FESCM). Director and founder of the Scafuri Institute of Human Sexuality.