Date: Thursday June 16, 2022
Time: 10-11 AM Pacific time
Presenter: Theodora B. Consolacion, Ph.D., Epidemiologist, Clinical Prevention Services, BCCDC
Moderator: J. Evin Jones
The next webinar in our PAN Presents series focuses on an epidemiological snap-shot of STI and blood-borne Infections (STBBI) across 5 years. Testing for STBBIs fell in 2020 coinciding with the declaration of the COVID 19 pandemic. Similarly, drops in test positivity and cases were found for many STBBIs with the exception of syphilis. For HIV, an increase in diagnoses in later stages of infections was found for 2020 compared to previous years. Join us to find out all the details and ask your questions. Register.
- HIV and hepatitis C organization staff and volunteers, including harm reduction workers
- Community members and other allies
- People interested in the epidemiology of infectious disease in BC
Teddy Consolacion (she/they used most regularly, but doesn’t correct anyone who uses he/him) is an epidemiologist at BCCDC in HIV. With a PhD in Social Psychology, they have worked in different public health agencies in the US and Canada for over ten years. Their interests include research on the intersectionality of identities and downstream health outcomes.
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