Beverly Whipple, PhD, a certified sexuality educator, sexuality counselor, and sex researcher. Dr. Whipple is a Professor Emerita at Rutgers University of NJ. She has a BS in Nursing from Wagner College, a Masters in Counseling, a Masters in Nursing, and a PhD in Psychobiology, with a major in Neurophysiology, from Rutgers University. Her research focuses mainly on women's health issues and the sexual physiology of women.
Dr. Whipple is the co author of the international best seller, The G Spot and Other Discoveries about Human Sexuality, which has been translated into 19 languages. She co-authored Safe Encounters: How Women can say Yes to Pleasure and No to Unsafe Sex, Smart Women, Strong Bones, Outwitting Osteoporosis, The Science of Orgasm, and The Orgasm Answer Guide. Dr. Whipple has appeared on over 250 radio and TV programs and has been featured in many magazines. She has delivered over 600 talks and keynote speeches, published over 160 research articles and book chapters. She is the recipient of many awards, including the Hugo Beigel Research Award for research excellence and the best article published in the Journal of Sex Research, the NJ State Nurses' Association Award for Excellence in Research, the Distinguished Scientific Achievement Award, the Public Service Award, the Kinsey Award and the Bullough Award for the most distinguished book written in 2006 from the Society for the Scientific Study of Sexuality (SSSS), and the Professional Standard of Excellence Award and the Distinguished Service Award from the American Association of Sexuality Educators, Counselors and Therapists (AASECT).
Dr. Whipple has served as President of AASECT, Vice President of the World Association for Sexology, a board member of the International Society for the Study of Women's Sexual Health, President of SSSS , Secretary General of the World Association for Sexual Health (WAS) and a board member of the Foundation for the Scientific Study of Sexuality (FSSS).
Beverly Whipple has no personal financial relationship relevant to this activity.
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