Thursday Lunch Symposium

Thursday Lunch Symposium

Thursday, October 27, 2022

12:00 p.m. - 01:00 p.m.

Symposium: Optimal Integration of the Advanced Practice Provider in a Sexual Medicine Practice

Moderators: Helen L. Bernie, DO, MPH and Mohit Khera, MD, MBA, MPH 

This will be a symposium for any physicians, APPs, nurses, and fellows interested in incorporating an APP into a sexual medicine practice. This symposium will detail specific resources that all sexual medicine APPs should be aware of to help with choosing the right practice for them, interviewing, networking, career advancement/leadership opportunities, educational opportunities, and additional training available. This will include advice from both physicians who have started up a Sexual Medicine practice and brought on APPs to join them as well as APPS who will give their experience and advice on being a Sexual Medicine provider. 


The symposium will be focused on optimal tips and advice for successful implementation of an APP into a Sexual Medicine practice that will be relevant to both the Physician and the APP. 

12:00 pm – 12:05 pm
Introduction: Why you need an APP for a successful practice in Sexual Medicine/Why an APP would LOVE working in a Sexual Medicine Practice
Helen L. Bernie, DO, MPH

12:05 pm – 12:15 pm
Clinical training of an APP
Mohit Khera, MD, MBA, MPH 

12:15 pm – 12:25 pm
Role of the APP: in practice, procedures, the OR, research and education
Tobias S. Kohler, MD, MPH 

12:25 pm – 12:35 pm
Setting APPs up for success
Amy Pearlman, MD 

12:35 pm – 12:50 pm
Advice and Experiential discussion with both moderators and APPs on the panel about their experience- what worked, what didn’t and tips for success
Panel: Helen Bernie, Amy Pearlman, Basil Kaaki, Kristy Mardis, Tobias Kohler, Mohit Khera 

12:50 pm – 01:00 pm

Supported by Endo Men's Health


October 27-30, 2022
23rd Annual Fall Scientific Meeting of SMSNA
23rd ISSM Scientific Meeting
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