ESSM Preparation Courses

If you are not a fellow yet, apply to the exams, take the preparation course and combine with “one to remember” congress.

The ESSM Preparation Courses are intended for physicians with experience of specialist practice in Sexual Medicine who wish to increase their chance of passing the exam.

The courses provide an overview of all subjects in the MJCSM curriculum of Sexual Medicine that may be included in the examination, as well as advice about exam-taking skills and practice in completing a Sexual Medicine MCQ. The teaching faculty includes experts in the field of Sexual Medicine.

The 3 days’ ESSM Preparation Courses will be held directly before the MJCSM and ECPS exams.

Exam Preparation Courses: January 20–22, 2020
MJCSM exam*: January 23, 2020
ECPS exam**: January 23, 2020
*Multidisciplinary Joint Committee on Sexual Medicine
**EFS & ESSM certified Psycho-Sexologist

12:00 – 12:10 Introduction
12:10 – 12:40 Male anatomy, physiology and hormones
12:40 – 13:10 Female anatomy and physiology
13:10 – 13:40 Sexual response models
13:40 – 14:10 HPG axis (menstrual cycle and menopause)
14:10 – 14:30 Coffee Break
14:30 – 15:00 Sexual development
15:00 – 15:30 Sexuality in elderly population Woet
15:30 – 16:00 Sexual clinical history
16:00 – 16:30 Sexual orientation
16:30 – 17:00 Coffee Break
Male Sexual Disorder
17:00 – 17:30 Hormonal disorders and male sexual dysfunction
17:30 – 18:00 Male hypoactive sexual desire disorders
18:00 – 19:00 Erectile Dysfunction
08:45 – 09:00 Discussion from yesterday
09:00 – 10:00 Ejaculatory and orgasmic disorders
Female sexual disorders
10:00 – 10:30 Sexual arousal disorders
10:30 – 11:00 Coffee Break
11:00 – 11:30 Hypoactive sexual desire disorder
11:30 – 12:00 Orgasmic disorders
12:00 – 12:30 Sexual pain disorders
12:30 – 13:30 Lunch Break
13:30 – 14:00 Female sexual function in midlife
14:00 – 14:30 Pelvic floor disorders and sexual function
14:30 – 15:00 Pregnancy, postpartum abortion and sexuality
15:00 – 15:30 Contraception and sexual dysfunction
15:30 – 16:00 Coffee Break
Others
16:00 – 16:30 Pelvic pain and sexual dysfunction
16:30 – 17:30 Tips & tricks of MCQ exam
08:45 – 09:00 Discussion from yesterday
09:00 – 09:30 Cancer and sexuality
09:30 – 10:00 Iatrogenic sexual dysfunction and sexual rehabilitation
10:00 – 10:30 Paraphylia and variant sexual behaviour
10:30 – 11:00 Coffee Break
11:00 – 11:30 Hypersexual behaviour
11:30 – 12:00 Gender indentity disorders
12:00 – 13:00 Lunch Break
Room A: MJCSM
13:00 – 13:30 Female external genitals disorders
13:30 – 14:00 Dermatology of the external genitals
14:00 – 15:00 Andrological emergencies
15:00 – 15:30 Coffee Break
15:30 – 16:00 Peyronie’s disease and penile disorders
16:00 – 16:30 Prostate diseases and sexual function
16:30 – 17:00 STD, HIV & sexual function
Room B: ECPS
13:00 – 13:30 Historical aspects, sexual rights and health promotion
13:30 – 14:00 Assessment and management of sexual dysfunctions
14:00 – 15:00 Sexual violence and child sexual abuse
15:00 – 15:30 Coffee Break
15:30 – 16:00 Sexual motivation, intimacy and communication
16:00 – 16:30 Therapeutic methods of sexologists
16:30 – 17:00 Therapeutic methods of sexologists – continuation