The Society for the Scientific Study of Sexuality (SSSS) stands strong with Puerto Rico and surrounding islands in this time of distress. SSSS intends to host its 60Th Anniversary Annual Meeting, Nov. 9-12, in San Juan, PR.  We will continue to monitor the situation and will advise accordingly as we receive information from our local contacts.

Meet Puerto Rico Statement: Hurricane Irma


El San Juan Hotel Statement: Hurricane Irma




60th Anniversary Celebration and Campaigns




Registration for the Annual Meeting


Sixty years strong, and SSSS is still able to provide the most for you at the Annual Meeting, and at the greatest value!


Select the ‘Registration’ link to view ALL that’s included with your full registration!



Exhibit and/or Sponsor with SSSS, during our 60th Anniversary!


Sponsor! Exhibit! Advertise! Celebrate our 60th Anniversary!


Information Packet & Reservation Form are included in the Exhibit/Sponsor Link Above.


Shipping Details - Coming Soon!





*Schedule is subject to change.



Preliminary Program*


Sessions are categorized according to topic and room availability; therefore, we cannot accept requests from presenters asking for a specific time for their presentation.



Plenary Speakers


Meet the SSSS Plenary Speakers!



Tours & Excursions


The Society for the Scientific Study of Sexuality has arranged a selection of optional tours and activities for attendees through a local destination management company, Innovation DMC. These tours and activities are available to all attendees, and their guests. Expenses incurred for these optional tours and activities will be the responsibility of the attendees and/or guests.




Host Hotel: El San Juan Hotel

6063 Isla Verde Avenue, San Juan, Puerto Rico 00979

(787) 791-1000 or (888) 579-2632


Please Note: The host hotel is currently sold out. Please check back after Wednesday, September 27th to see if additional rooms are available.


Discounted Group Rate

Grand Tower City View 1 King Bed*

$165.00 per night (plus resort charge & tax)


*You may purchase a room with 2 queen beds at the regular room rate (not with the SSSS discount), or request* a room with 2 queen beds at check in. *Subject to availability.


Room Share Information


*SSSS is not responsible for details regarding your hotel and/or the room share information. Details are posted on the SSSS website for informational purposes only, and to assist you. Please contact the hotel directly and/or the person on the room share link if you need additional details and/or information.




Continuing Education Information and Sessions - Coming Soon!




Presentation Guidelines


Poster Presentation Guidelines


Oral Presentation Guidelines


Moderator Guidelines




Travel Information - Coming Soon!





2017 Annual Meeting Program Committee







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