Anita H. Clayton, M.D.
Interim Chair, Department of Psychiatry & Neurobehavioral Sciences
Distinguished Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association
David C. Wilson Professor of Psychiatry, Dept. of Psychiatry & Neurobehavioral Sciences, UVA
Professor, Clinical Obstetrics and Gynecology, UVA
Fellow, International Society for the Study of Women’s Sexual Health
Consulting Editor, Journal of Sex & Marital Therapy
Contributing Editor, Journal of Sexual Medicine
Member, International Advisory Board to Women’s Health
Board of Directors, American Society of Clinical Psychopharmacology
Dr. Clayton joined S1 Biopharma’s Scientific Advisory Board as Chairman in 2012. She is a past President of the International Society for the Study of Women’s Sexual Health, the David C. Wilson Professor of Psychiatry in the Department of Psychiatry & Neurobehavioral Sciences at the University of Virginia and holds a secondary faculty appointment as professor of clinical obstetrics and gynecology. She has chaired or served on 25 academic committees. She has been featured in numerous publications, including The New York Times and The Wall Street Journal. Articles and abstracts authored by Dr. Clayton have appeared in numerous journals, including Academic Psychiatry, the American Journal of Psychiatry, Biological Psychiatry, the Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, the Journal of Sex and Marital Therapy, the Journal of Sexual Medicine and others. She has edited with Dr. Susan Kornstein Women’s Mental Health: A Comprehensive Textbook. Dr. Clayton is on the editorial board for the Journal of Sex & Marital Therapy, the Journal of Sexual Medicine and Women’s Health. She serves on the Board of Directors of the American Society of Clinical Psychopharmacology. She developed and validated the Changes in Sexual Functioning Questionnaire to measure sexual desire and function, which has been linguistically validated in more than 70 languages and utilized in over 90 clinical studies. Her book on women’s sexuality for the general public, Satisfaction: Women, Sex, and the Quest for Intimacy was published by Ballantine Books/Random House in 2007. Her current research includes mood and anxiety disorders associated with reproductive-life events in women, sexual dysfunction related to illness and medications, and treatment of sexual disorders. Dr. Clayton obtained her M.D. at the University of Virginia School of Medicine and completed her residency training in Psychiatry at the University of Virginia.
Robert Taylor Segraves, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Psychiatry, Case Western Reserve School of Medicine
Member, DSM-V Taskforce
Editor, Journal of Sex and Marital Therapy
Robert Taylor Segraves, MD, PhD received his medical training at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee and completed his psychiatric residency at the University of Chicago. He also obtained a PhD in Psycholgy at the University of London. He has spent most of his career studying and treating sexual disorders. He was on the American Psychiatric Association Taskforce on Psychosexual Disorders for DSM III R DSM IV , DSM IV TR and DSM V.. He is a past president of the Society for Sex Therapy and Research, and is the current editor of the Journal of Sex and Marital Therapy.
He has over 200 publications in the area of human sexuality , numerous national and international presentations, and five texts (the latest of which is Clinical Manual of Sexual Disorders, co-edited with Richard Balon ). He is Professor Emeritus of Psychiatry at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland , Ohio.
Molly A. Katz, M.D.
Member, Ohio State Medical Association
Ohio Delegate to American Medical Association
Member, Governing Board of Greater Cincinnati Foundation
President, Academy of Medicine of Cincinnati Project Access
Dr. Katz is a board-certified obstetrician-gynecologist practicing in Cincinnati. She has been a lead investigator and author of numerous large, late-phase trials of treatments for HSDD in women. Dr. Katz is a member and past president of the Ohio State Medical Association, an Ohio Delegate to the American Medical Association and a Fellow of the American College of Obstetrics/Gynecology. She is also active in community affairs and serves as a Board member of the Greater Cincinnati Foundation and as Vice-Chair of the Board of Healthpath Foundation, a supporting organization of The Greater Cincinnati Foundation that works to advance the health of underserved Ohioans. Dr. Katz obtained her M.D. from the University of Toledo (OH) College Of Medicine and completed her residency in Obstetrics/Gynecology at Emory University in Atlanta.
Leonard R. DeRogatis, Ph.D.
Director, Maryland Center for Sexual Health
Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Editorial Board, Journal of Sexual Medicine
Editorial Board, Journal of Sex and Marital Therapy
Member, International Society for the Study of Women’s Sexual Health
Member, Society for Sex Therapy and Research
Dr. DeRogatis joined the S1 Scientific Advisory Board in 2012. He was in the vanguard of early attending clinicians at the Johns Hopkins Sexual Behaviors Consultation Unit, which he directed for several years, and served on the faculty at Johns Hopkins for 21 years. He was also the founder and Director of the Division of Medical Psychology, and Chief Psychologist of the Johns Hopkins Hospital. Most recently, Dr. DeRogatis accepted the Directorship of the Maryland Center for Sexual Health in suburban Baltimore. Over the past several decades, Dr. DeRogatis has authored and published more than a dozen psychological measuring instruments, including the Hopkins Symptom Checklist and the DeRogatis Interview for Sexual Functioning. He has authored more than 150 scientific papers, many of them focused on diagnostic and treatment issues in sexual medicine. He has been the recipient of federal grant awards, including grants from the NIMH and NCI, and has served as principal investigator on numerous industry- sponsored multi-center drug trials focused on sexual dysfunction. Leonard R. DeRogatis received his Ph.D. from Catholic University.
Cindy M. Meston, Ph.D.
Member, International Society for the Study of Women’s Sexual Health
Member, International Academy of Sex Research
Member, Society for the Scientific Study of Sexuality
Dr. Meston is a past President of the International Society for the Study of Women’s Sexual Health (ISSWSH), and an active member of the International Academy of Sex Research (IASR) and the Society for the Scientific Study of Sexuality (SSSS). Her book, Why Women Have Sex, which was published in 2009 with co-author David Buss, has been translated into nine foreign languages. She has published over 100 peer-reviewed scientific articles and given over 200 presentations both nationally and internationally on sexuality topics that span the areas of nervous system regulation of women’s sexual arousal, drug effects on sexual response, the development of sexual self-views, body image influences on sexual functioning, monogamy, treatments for women with a history of childhood sexual abuse, and ethnic and religious influences on sexual behavior. Her research has appeared in the New York Times, Scientific American, Newsweek, and numerous women’s and health magazines. Cindy M. Meston received her Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from the University of British Columbia, a postdoctoral fellowship in Sexual and Reproductive Medicine at the University of Washington, School of Medicine, and a postdoctoral fellowship from the Social Science Research Council, Ford Foundation.