World Sexual Health Day 2020

Join the Women’s Health Research Institute for our annual World Sexual Health Day celebrations! 

This year we will celebrate World Sexual Health Day virtually on September 11th from 12:00pm – 1:30pm.



Call for abstracts:

Are you a trainee, student, fellow, or other researcher in training? We invite you to present your completed research, research in progress, or any planned research in our exciting rapid-fire format (approximately 5 minute presentations).

The theme this year is Sexual Pleasure in Times of COVID-19, so we ask that presenters prepare to speak on ways their work was impacted by the pandemic, if at all.

Please submit your abstract and abstract title, no more than 300 words to  and include “World Sexual Health Day abstract” in the email subject line.

Abstracts are due by August 30th, 2020.

More information about World Sexual Health Day:

World Sexual Health Day is an awareness day managed by the World Association for Sexual Health (WAS), a global advocacy organization committed to promoting best practices in sexual health. It is celebrated annually on September 4th and attempts to break down social and cultural taboos associated with sexuality and to promote positive sexual health around the world.