Carey Roth Bayer, Ed.D., M.Ed., B.S.N, R.N., CSE

Carey Roth Bayer, Ed.D., M.Ed., B.S.N, R.N., CSE 

Associate Professor

Community Health & Preventive Medicine

Associate Director

Educational Leadership and Satcher Health Leadership Institutes


Widener University
Doctor of Education in Human sexuality

Widener University
Master of Education in Adult

Xavier University
Degree: Bachelor of Science in Nursing

Research Interests

Human sexuality throughout the lifespan

Human sexuality education for health professionals

Curriculum development

Learning communities

Board Certification

Registered Nurse, Ohio and Pennsylvania licenses

Certified Sexuality Educator, American Association of Sexuality Educators, Counselors, and Therapists


Srinivasan, V., Spinella, P., Drott, H., Roth, C., Helfaer, M., & Nadkarni, V.  “Association of timing, duration, and intensity of hyperglycemia with intensive care unit mortality in critically ill children.”  Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, 5(4):329-336, 2004

Ferguson, E., Roth Bayer, C.,  Fronzeo, S.,  Tuckerman, C., Hutchins, L., Roberts, K., Verger, J., Nadkarni, V., & Lin, R.  “Time out! Is timepiece variability a factor in critical care?.”  American Journal of Critical Care, 14:113-120, 2005 

Roth Bayer, C.  “Pregnant bodies, fertile minds:  Gender, race, and the schooling of pregnant teens.”  [Book Review].  Journal of Sex and Marital Therapy, 32(3):279-280, 2006

Nishisaki,A., Sullivan III, J., Steger, B., Roth Bayer,C., Dlugos,D., Lin,R., Ichord,R., Helfaer,M., & Nadkarni,V.  “Retrospective analysis of the prognostic value of electroencephalography patterns obtained in pediatric in-hospital cardiac arrest survivors over three years.”  Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, 8(1):10-17, 2007

Roth Bayer, C.  “The best-kept secret:  Men’s and women’s stories of lasting love.”  [Book Review].  Journal of Sex and Marital Therapy, 33(3):271-272, 2007

Topjian, A., Lin, R., Morris, M., Ichord, R., Drott, H., Roth Bayer, C., Helfaer, M., & Nadkarni, V.  “Neuron Specific Enolase and S100B Predict Neurologic Outcome after Witnessed Pediatric Cardiac Arrest.”  Pediatric Critical Care Medicine,  10(4): 479-490, 2009  

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Honors and Awards

2009: Woman of Inspiration, Women’s National Basketball Association’s Atlanta Dream

2009: Professional Standard of Excellence Award, American Association of Sexuality Educators, Counselors, and Therapists

2007: Emerging Professional Award, Society for the Scientific Study of Sexuality

2005-2003: Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society, Widener University