Carey Roth Bayer, Ed.D, RN, CSE teaches medical students, residents, post-doctoral fellows, public health students, and community students in the areas of human sexuality throughout the lifespan, leadership, parent-child communication around sexual health, curriculum development, teaching methods, and community health. Her scholarship focuses on training health professionals to address human sexuality with patients across the lifespan. She has published in journals, books, websites, and film. Her work has been funded by various organizations including the National Institutes of Health, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the Department of Health and Human Services’ Office of Minority Health, and, the Ford Foundation. She is on faculty at Morehouse School of Medicine and Widener University.
Dr. Bayer earned a Bachelor of Science in nursing from Xavier University, a master’s degree in adult education and a doctorate degree in human sexuality education from Widener University. She is an American Association of Sexuality Educators, Counselors, and Therapists (AASECT) Certified Sexuality Educator and has served in numerous leadership capacities with international and national organizations such as AASECT, the Society for the Scientific Study of Sexuality (SSSS), and the Association of American Medical Colleges. Dr. Bayer serves on the Editorial Board of Sexuality Research and Social Policy, and reviews for the Journal of Sex Research and the Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved.