Dr Michael A Perelman is a Clinical Professor of Psychiatry, Reproductive Medicine, and Urology at the NY Weill Medical College of Cornell University. He is the Co-Director of the Human Sexuality Program, Payne Whitney Clinic of the NY Presbyterian Hospital in New York City.
EDUCATION AND BACKGROUND:
A National Institute of Mental Health Fellow, he received his MS, MPhil and PhD degrees in clinical psychology from Columbia University, writing the first sex therapy doctoral dissertation in Columbia's history. In 1973, Dr Perelman was Chief Intern in Medical Psychology at Duke University Medical Center. He was a 1974 Postdoctoral Fellow in sex therapy at Cornell's Human Sexuality Program of the Payne Whitney Clinic, New York Presbyterian Hospital. Dr Perelman is the President-Elect of the Society for Sex Therapy and Research (SSTAR). Dr Perelman maintains an independent practice in Manhattan, specializing in sex and marital therapy, and is certified by New York State and listed in the National Register of Health Service Providers in Psychology. He is also certified by AASECT as a sex educator, sex therapy diplomate and supervisor.
Dr Perelman is on the Board of Directors for the Journal of Sexual Medicine, and is a consulting editor and/or reviewer for numerous journals, including: British Journal of Urology International, Journal of Sex and Marital Therapy, Journal of Urology, Urology, International Journal of Impotence Research and Current Sexual Health Reports. In 1985, he co-authored Late Bloomers. He has published countless peer reviewed journal articles, abstracts, posters, chapters in sexual medicine texts and delivered over 250 invited presentations. Dr Perelman consults to industry, conducting clinical trials, serving on advisory boards and speakers' bureaus. Additionally, his work in sex and marital therapy is often featured in the media.
In the role of Faculty Member, Michael Perelman contributes recommendations and reviews to the Sexual Dysfunction Section in the Psychiatry Faculty, writing brief accessible comments to summarize the value of the articles and adding rating score.
The Faculty comprises Heads of Faculty, Heads of Section, Faculty Members and Associate Faculty Members, as well as an International Advisory Board.
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