From the Executive Director's Desk…

September 2003
Contemporary Sexuality;Sep2003, Vol. 37 Issue 9, p2
This column presents developments in the American Association of Sex Educators, Counselors and Therapists (AASECT). Planning is already under way for AASECT's 2004 annual conference, which will be held in Chicago, Illinois. The conference planning committee co-chairs are Helen Bush and Bill Finger. David Satcher, former U.S. Surgeon General and now director of the National Center for Primary Care at Morehouse University School of Medicine, has already agreed to address the conference. Meanwhile, the association is saddened by the recent loss of a valuable member, Robyn McClay, of Kirkland, Washington.


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