Dr Anita Elias is a medical practitioner with a background in general practice. She trained in individual, couple and family therapy and has specialised and has worked in sexual medicine and sexual and relationship therapy for 20 years. She attained the inaugural Fellowship of the European Board of Sexual Medicine in 2012.
She is head of the Sexual Medicine and Therapy Clinic at Monash Health, and works in the Psychosexual Service at the Women's Hospital, as well as in private practice. She is involved in teaching medical students at Monash and Melbourne Universities, as well as educating health practitioners and the community in sexual issues.