8th BC Gay Men’s Health Summit

Reconsidering Social Determinants
Thursday November 1 & Friday November 2, 2012
Harbour Centre , Simon Fraser University
515 West Hastings Street
Vancouver, British Columbia



Keynote: Defined Body or Defined by my Body? Reconsidering gay men and body image with Dr. David Brennan, Factor-Inwentash Faculty of Social Work, University of Toronto

Plenary Panel: No Magic Bullet: moving forward with HIV prevention and gay men in BC with Dr. Mark Gilbert, BC Centre for Disease Control and colleagues

Plenary Panel: Gay Health in the workplace with Dr. Terry Trussler, Community Based Research Centre and colleagues

Sex Now 2011: under the lens of the Investigaytors presenting findings from the national Sex Now Survey

Institutional Impacts of Colonization on the Mental Health of Indigenous Gay, Bisexual, Transgender Populations with Rocky James and colleagues

Unwrapping Social Determinants of Health: examining larger social issues in individual bathhouse counseling sessions: Workshop by Marco Posadas and Rahim Thawer, AIDS Committee of Toronto

And much more!