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Community Meetings Sex and Intimacy After Breast Cancer

When:   Thursday, January 30, 2014
6 p.m. - 8 p.m.

Where:   The Philadelphia Marriott West
111 Crawford Avenue
West Conshohocken, PA 19428

Download the presentation and audio here.

During this program, Beverly M. Vaughn, MD, helped you

  • understand how your body and your interests in sex may change after treatment
  • learn effective solutions for managing the physical side effects that can impact your pleasure, comfort and desire for intimacy
  • discover tips on communicating with a partner and for discussing your concerns with your healthcare team

About Our Speaker

Dr. Vaughn practices gynecology at Lankenau Medical Center in Wynnewood and is a clinical assistant professor of obstetrics and gynecology at The Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia.  With special interests in menopause and sexual health, she serves as coordinator of the menopause program, part of the Women’s Health Source of the Main Line Health System. As an associate program director of the ob/gyn residency program at Lankenau Hospital, Dr. Vaughn educates residents preparing for practice and received awards for her teaching of both residents and medical students.  In her role as medical director of the resident ob/gyn clinic, she and is in charge of the out-patient curriculum for resident education.

Dr. Vaughn remains active in publishing and lecturing in the field of obstetrics and gynecology. She is co-author of a textbook chapter entitled “Menopausal Concerns and Treatment” in Obstetrics and Gynecology: A Competency Based Companion, and  some of the lectures she has given include: “Sex and the Mature Woman,” “Sexuality and Crisis Counseling Intervention,” “Menopause,” “Best Clinical Practice – Hormone Therapy in the Menopausal Female” and “Vaginitis.” She was named a “Top Doc” by Philadelphia Magazine multiple times over the years, and was similarly recognized by US News & World Report  in 2011 and 2012.