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UCSRT Inaugural Conference:

The Future of Sexuality Research: Methodological to Social Policy Innovations

April 9-11 2007

Held at The Kinsey Institute, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN

 

Program at a Glance | Full Program

Note: This program is preliminary and subject to change. Last updated April 6, 2007.

Program at a Glance

Monday, April 9, 2007

12:00 - 1:00 pm

1:00 - 3:00 pm

2:00 - 7:00 pm

3:00 - 5:00 pm

6:30 - 7:30 pm

7:30 - 8:30 pm

Lunch - Steering Committee

Meeting - Steering Committee

Registration Check-in

Tours

Reception with cash bar

Keynote Address

Martha K. McClintock: Pheromones and Sexual Motivation

8:30 - 9:30 pm

Friends of The Kinsey Institute Reception (open to all participants)
Complimentary beer and pizza

 

Tuesday, April 10, 2007

7:00 - 10:30 am

7:30 - 8:30 am

8:30 - 10:00 am


Registration Check-in

Continental Breakfast

Plenary Presentations: Sexual Citizenship and Health Policy

  • Richard Parker
    Sexuality, Health and Human Rights
  • Antony Stately
    Two Spirit American Indian Men: Sociocultural & Historical Factors related to HIV Risk
  • Debra Haffner
    Research on Sexuality and Religion: What’s the Connection?

10:00 - 10:30 am

10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Break

Concurrent Paper Sessions 1-5

12:00 - 1:30 pm

1:30 - 3:00 pm

 

Lunch with discussion

Plenary Presentation: Sexual Identities

  • Steven Seidman
    The Critique of Compulsory Heterosexuality
  • Walter Bockting
    Gender Identity and Sexual Risk Behavior: Report from an Internet-based Study of the U.S. Transgender Population
  • Dean Hamer
    Why We Need More Sex Research

3:00 - 3:30 pm

3:30 - 5 :00 pm

Break

Concurrent Workshops/Panels 6-11

5:00 - 6:30 pm

5:00 - 10:00 pm

7:00 - 9:00 pm

Tours

Reception w/ cash bar / Poster Session

Dinner w/ wine included

 

Wednesday, April 11, 2007  
7:30 - 8:30 am

8:30 - 10:30 am

Continental Breakfast

Plenary Presentations: Divergent Methodologies

  • William George
    Alcohol, Sexual Arousal, & HIV Risk: Experiments on the 'Heat of the Moment'
  • Deborah Tolman
    Solidly edgy:  Innovating sexuality research questions and methods 
  • Janet Hyde
    Peer Sexual Harassment Victimization in Adolescence: A Longitudinal Approach

10:30 - 11:00 am

11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Break

Concurrent Paper Sessions 12-17
(Session 15 has been cancelled)

12:30 - 1:30 pm

1:30 - 3:30 pm

3:30 - 5:00 pm

Lunch

Roundtable Wrap-up

Tours

 


Full Program

MONDAY, APRIL 9, 2007
12:00 - 1:00 PM Lunch - Steering Committee State Room East
1:00 - 3:00 pm Meeting - Steering Committee State Room East
2:00 - 7:00 pm Registration Check-in OPEN Conference Lounge
3:00 - 5:00 pm Tours Kinsey Institute
6:30 - 7:30 pm Reception with cash bar University Club
7:30 - 8:30 pm

Keynote Address

Martha K. McClintock: Pheromones and Sexual Motivation

Whittenberger Auditorium
8:30 - 9:30 pm

Friends of The Kinsey Institute Reception - open to all participants

Complimentary beer and pizza will be served

University Club

 

TUESDAY, APRIL 10, 2007

7:00 - 10:30 am Registration Check-in OPEN Frangipani
7:30 - 8:30 am Continental Breakfast Frangipani
8:30 - 10:00 am

Plenary Session: Sexual Citizenship and Health Policy

  • Richard Parker
    Sexuality, Health and Human Rights
  • Antony Stately
    Two Spirit American Indian Men: Sociocultural & Historical Factors related to HIV Risk
  • Debra Haffner
    Research on Sexuality and Religion: What’s the Connection?
Discussant: Edward Laumann
Whittenberger Auditorium
10:00 - 10:30 am Break Frangipani
10:30 am - 12:00 pm Concurrent Paper / Panel Sessions 1-5  

Session 1
Dogwood Room

When One Methodology is Not Enough

Panel: Julia Heiman, Heather Rupp, Stephanie Sanders, Erick Janssen, Zoe Peterson

Session 2
Oak Room

Sexual Communities

Ethnicity, Sexual Stereotypes, and Partnering Behaviors of Internet-Using Men Who Have Sex with Men
Patrick Wilson, Pamela Valera, Alex Carballo-Dieguez

CARAS: An Initiative to Link Alternative Sexual Communities and Academic Researchers
Robert Bienvenu

Gay, Straight, Bi, and Kinky: New Sexual Orientations
Vicky Elias

Session 3
Maple Room

Youth Culture

Sexual Strategies of Black and White High-Status Fraternity Men
Rashawn Ray

Black Youth Sexuality: Established Paradigms and New Approaches
Marcus Hunter

Analysis of Hip-Hop / R&B Artists and Music Video Influences on College-Aged Students
Jennifer Chapman

Session 4
Walnut Room

Global and Transnational Considerations

Mexican Sexualities on the Move: Sexual Migration, Globalization, and Change
Héctor Carrillo

Social Work Research Considerations with Sexual Minorities in the African Diaspora
Kamilah Majied, PhD, LCSW, and Tamarah Moss-Knight, MPH, MSW

Mexican Masculinities and the Sexual Spaces of the City
Miguel Munoz-Laboy, PhD

Crossing Borders, Asserting Rights, Imagining Sexual Futures: Sexual Citizenship Among Mexican Gay and Bisexual Male Immigrants
Steven Epstein and Héctor Carrillo

Session 5
Sassafras Room

Developing Sexualities I

"Like a Virgin?": Young Adults' Attitudes and Experiences Regarding Sexual Abstinence
Jean Elson, PhD

Blaming the Mother: The Etiology of Transsexuality
Laura Harrison

Predicting Patterns of Sexual Identity Development Over Time Among Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Youths
Margaret Rosario, Eric Schrimshaw, and Joyce Hunter

Sex That “Just Happens”: Data and Conceptual Issues
Charlene L. Muehlenhard, Ph.D., and Stephanie M. Cornwell, B.A

12:00 - 1:30 pm Lunch with discussion Frangipani
1:30 - 3:00 pm

Plenary Session: Sexual Identities

  • Steven Seidman
    The Critique of Compulsory Heterosexuality
  • Walter Bockting
    Gender Identity and Sexual Risk Behavior: Report from an Internet-based Study of the U.S. Transgender Population
  • Dean Hamer
    Why We Need More Sex Research

Discussant: Suzanna Walters

Whittenberger Auditorium
3:00 - 3:30 pm Break Frangipani
3:30 - 5:00 pm Concurrent Papers / Panels 6-11  

Session 6
Dogwood Room

Research Approaches to Sexuality in Adolescence

Panel: Dennis Fortenberry, Mary Ott, Devon Hensel, Kimberly McBride

Session 7
Oak Room

GLBTQ

Oral Histories of Sexuality Rights Activists in the Bible-Belt South
Catherine Fosl

Sexuality Research in the Form of Situated Gay* Life Story Conversations
Kendal Broad

Fierce Genealogies: Toward an Interstitial Analysis of Homonormativity
Jafari Sinclaire Allen, PhD

Marriage, Identity, and Lived Experience: Do Aspirations to Heteronormative Monogamy Straighten Queer Sexualities?
Michelle VanNatta, and Brett Stockdill

Session 8
Maple Room

Informing Policy Through Research

From Lone Expert to International Multidisciplinary Consensus Including Consumer Representatives: Intersex Research to Policy Translation 1955-2005
Heino F.L. Meyer-Bahlburg, Dr.rer.nat. CANCELLED

Producing (Non)Sexual Citizens: U.S. Social Policy and the Social Regulation of Teenage Sexualities
Emily Mann

We Don't Know Who You Are : Birth Certificate Policy Reform, Transgender Activism and Medical Expertise
Paisley Currah and Lisa Jean Moore

Session 9
Walnut Room

Sex Education & Media Influences

Multiple Positions: Sex (/) Therapy /
Bradley Lane

Parent Ideology, Moral Values, and Opinions and Beliefs on Sex Education
Norman Constantine

Abstaining from Reality: Redefining Character-based Sexuality Education for the 21st Century
Lisa Trimble, and Kassandra Churcher CANCELLED

Session 10
Sassafras Room

Workshop: The Racial Politics of Doing Sexuality Research  

Marysol Ascencio and Juan Battle

Session 11
Persimmon Room

Sexual Violence

Prevalence of Sexual Abuse in the Aftermath of Inter-Communal War in Two Communities in South Western Nigeria
Bayode Popoola

Sexual Violence in Puerto Rico 2005
M.C. Santos-Ortíz and H. Mattei

5:00 - 6:30 pm Tours Kinsey Institute
5:00 - 10:00 pm

Reception with cash bar

Poster Session

Frangipani
7:00 - 9:00 pm Dinner with wine included Tudor Room

 

Wednesday, April 11, 2007

7:30 - 8:30 am Continental Breakfast Frangipani
8:30 - 10:30 am

Plenary Session: Divergent Methodologies

  • William George
    Alcohol, Sexual Arousal, & HIV Risk: Experiments on the 'Heat of the Moment'
  • Deborah Tolman
    Solidly edgy:  Innovating sexuality research questions and methods
  • Janet Hyde
    Peer Sexual Harassment Victimization in Adolescence: A Longitudinal Approach

Discussant: Gil Herdt

Whittenberger Auditorium
10:30 - 11:00 am Break Frangipani
11:00 am - 12:30 pm Concurrent Paper / Panel Sessions 12-17  

Session 12
Dogwood Room

Sex Research Meets Sexuality Studies: Unholy Alliance or Match Made in Heaven?

  Panel: Stephanie Sanders, Suzanna Walters, and Erick Janssen

Session 13
Oak Room

Methodologies

Back to the Future: Inferring Future Directions for Sex Research from Award-Winning Research 1981-2005
John DeLamater

How Can They? HIV Transmission for Gay Men: Epistemology and New Methods to Understand Sexual Events and Risk
Gilbert Emond

Self-Reports About Sex: The Role of New Methods in Improving and Assessing Validity
Rick Zimmerman, Pamela Cupp, and Matthew Courser

Erectile Truths: The Co-Construction of Male Sexualities and the Phallometric Test
Tom Waidzunas

Session 14
Maple Room

The "Down Low": Conflict and Comfort

Sexual Behaviors of Non-gay Identified Non-disclosing Men Who Have Sex with Men and Women (MSMW) in New York City
Karolynn Siegel, Eric Schrimshaw, Helen-Maria Lekas, and Jeffrey Parsons

Sexual Self-identifications and Perceptions of the "Down Low" in Black Bisexual Men
Theo Sandfort, Brian Dodge, Yves-Michel Fontaine , Isidore Udoh, and William L. Jeffries

Meaning Making in the Closet: How Southern Black Married Men Who Have Sex with Men Manage Their Multiple Identities
Pamela Valera

Venues Where Non-gay Identified Non-disclosing MSMW Meet Their Sexual Partners: Methodological and Risk Behavior Implications
Eric Schrimshaw, Karolynn Siegel, Helen-Maria Lekas, and Jeffrey Parsons

Session 15
Walnut Room

Cancelled

Session 16
Sassafras Room

Sexual Health, Well-being and Pleasure

Women's Sexuality, Reproductive Health, and HIV Prevention: Perspectives on the "Pleasure Deficit"
Jenny Higgins

"It Happened One Night": The Sexual Context of Fertility Decision-Making
Julie Fennell

Moving Past Sexual Ethnic/Racial Health Disparities
Linwood Lewis

Session 17
Redbud Room

The Business of Sex: Consumers & Providers

Native Sex Tourists? Eroticized Returns and US-Caribbean Circuits of Desire
Carlos Decena

"Forbidden Intercourses": Cognitive research on culturally "hidden" aspects of sexual behavior in Perugia, Italy
Olga Manganelli

12:30 - 1:30 pm Lunch Frangipani
1:30 - 3:30 pm

Roundtable Wrap-Up

Whittenberger Auditorium
3:30 - 5:00 pm Tours Kinsey Institute

Poster Session:
The poster session will run concurrently with the reception, from 5-10 pm on Tuesday, in the Frangipani Room of the Indiana Memorial Union. Participants are encouraged to leave the posters up during dinner, and to return to the session after dinner. Presenters will be provided with a free standing poster display board, 48” vertical and 44” horizontal. Materials can be mounted with push pins. We will have pins available on-site.
If you need special equipment such as an electrical outlet or table on which you may put a laptop, email your request to mcmorgan@indiana.edu

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Last updated April 6, 2007


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