Dr Sam Winter, BSc, PGCE, MEd, PhD
Sam Winter recently moved from Hong Kong to head up the small sexology team at the School of Public Health at Curtin University (Perth, Western Australia). A psychologist by training and professional experience, he teaches, researches and publishes in trans health and rights. He also works with trans clients. He has worked with WHO (on the current ICD-11 proposals), with UNDP (their 2012 Lost in Transition report), and with UNESCO (tools for examining homophobia and transphobia in schools).
He is a board member of the World Professional Association for Transgender Health (WPATH) and was on the authoring team for the Standards of Care (SOC-7). He does advocacy work regionally and worldwide, working with Asia-Pacific Transgender Network (APTN), Global Action for Trans* Equality (GATE), and other groups.