Sexual Medicine Reviews: New Editor-in-Chief Sought
Generic Testosterone Gel Now Available
The ISSM Publication Committee is accepting applications for the position of Editor-in-Chief of Sexual Medicine Reviews.
This position has a three year term that is expected to begin on 1 January 2015. A five-year extension is possible based on evaluation by the ISSM Publication Committee and Executive Committee. The complete job description and the scope of the publication are described here.
All applicants must submit their materials, including a CV and two letters of recommendation from ISSM members, to the ISSM Executive Office by 31 August 2014.
Interviews will be held during the World Meeting on Sexual Medicine this October in São Paulo, Brazil.
Please click here for more information on this opportunity.
ISSM Deadlines Approaching!
Upsher-Smith Laboratories, Inc. has announced that the testosterone gel Vogelxo™ is now available in generic form. The generic name is Testosterone Gel (1%).
The drug is designated for males over age 18 who have primary hypogonadism, hypogonadtropic hypogonadism, and associated conditions.
It may be dispensed in single-dose tubes, single-dose packets, or metered-dose pumps.
Men should apply the gel once daily to the shoulder or upper arm, taking care to cover the application area with a shirt afterward.
“The generic availability of Testosterone Gel in three convenient configurations is an important advance in the testosterone replacement therapy marketplace and should greatly increase access for the patients who need it," said Upsher-Smith President and CEO Mark Evenstad in a press release.
Please click here for more details, including important information for both clinicians and patients.
It's a busy time for the ISSM, especially with the World Meeting on Sexual Medicine just two months away!
We'd like to remind you of some important deadlines that are coming soon.
15 August 2014 - Submission deadline for the Humor in Sexual Medicine session to be held on 9 October. Please see the guidelines and instructions here.
15 August 2014 - Submission deadline for the History of the ISSM session. Do you have photos, slides, or video clips you'd like to share? More details are available here.
15 September 2014 - Register for the World Meeting by this date to take advantage of discounted fees! Learn more here.
Please note that you can always find the most current information on the meeting website.