Category: Conferences and Events

  From Canadian Centre on Substance Use and Addiction:  The Canadian Centre on Substance Use and Addiction (CCSA) is pleased to announce the call for submissions for the Issues of Substance 2023 conference. [CCSA] acknowledges the principle that all voices should have a platform to share knowledge and experience. With this in mind, we welcome submissions for… Read more »

  Via Journal of Sexual Health Guest Editors: Christian Hui, Toronto Metropolitan University, Canada Brent Allan, ASHM, Australia Bruce Richman, Prevention Access Campaign, USA Cedric Pulliam, Prevention Access Campaign, USA Mary Ann Torres, International Council of AIDS Service Organizations (ICASO), Canada Vuyiseka Dubula, Centre for Civil Society (University of KwaZulu-Natal), South Africa Jason Ong, London… Read more »

Virtual Event: Gender Construction and Continuum

Updated Program! Virtual Training January 25 and February 1, 2023 9 AM to 2 PM Pacific time each day   We look forward to seeing you in this series that will explore gender construction and the gender continuum. There will be 3 featured sessions on January 25 and 3 featured sessions on February 1, 2023. Each day… Read more »

Action Hepatitis Canada Annual Member Meeting 2023

  January 17, 2023  9:30 AM Pacific time    Action Hepatitis Canada invites its members to review the successes and learnings of 2022, and plans for 2023. This is a great chance to ask questions and let AHC know how they can help you best in your hepatitis advocacy work. Already a member? Register Learn… Read more »

From Battered Women’s Support Services: An in-person community gathering from 6 – 8 PM Pacific time. 312 Main Street, Vancouver, on the unceded territories of the xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish) and səlilwətaɬ (Tsleil Waututh) Nations.   It has been over 30 years since the horrific murder of 14 young women at Polytechnique Montréal (December 6,… Read more »

CAHR Conference 2023, Quebec City

  The 32nd Annual Canadian Conference on HIV/AIDS Research is open for registration. The annual CAHR conference is the premier gathering in Canada for those working in the field of HIV, as well as policy makers, persons living with HIV and other individuals committed to ending the pandemic. Community involvement plays a vital role at the… Read more »

PLDI Online Leadership Trainings are now offered nationally

  “Transformative, uplifting, empowering, inspiring and fun!” Whether in French or in English, people living with HIV (PLHIV) from everywhere in Canada are invited to embark on their PLDI leadership journey through a dynamic combination of online self-paced and real-time facilitated group sessions. The mixed format allows participants flexibility to learn at their own pace… Read more »

In My Day: stories of the HIV pandemic in Vancouver

  December 2-11, 2022 In My Day is a show about the first 15 years of the AIDS pandemic in Vancouver, told through true accounts from people with lived experience and their caregivers. Rick Waines, the playwright weaves direct quotes from these survivors to create an incredible show that is heart-wrenchingly tragic, uplifting and victorious…. Read more »

PAN’s Research Team at CAHR 2022

The Canadian Association of HIV Research (CAHR) conference was held virtually from April 27 – 29, 2022. PAN staff were on hand to take in the virtual conference and to share about two of our exciting projects – Making it Work and the BC People Living with HIV Stigma Index – in the poster presentations!… Read more »

NoTimeToWait Conference

  LetsStopAIDS is currently planning Canada’s Largest Youth-HIV Leadership Conference, NoTimeToWait (NTTW). This year it will be held in Spaces Queen West (180 John Street), Toronto and virtually from 19-20 November, 2022. NoTimeToWait is designed to educate young people on topics surrounding HIV, enabling them to engage in their own advocacy efforts and work towards reducing HIV incidence and… Read more »

AVI Health and Community Services AGM

  You are invited to AVI’s Annual General Meeting on Wednesday November 23 from 4:00-6:00 PM Pacific time via Zoom.  Please RSVP if you are able to join: This year’s keynote speaker will be Dr. Kate Elliott. Dr. Elliott has a medical practice that provides care to the urban indigenous community in Victoria, is… Read more »