Category: Research

CPHA Focus Groups on Stigma Experiences

The Canadian Public Health Association (CPHA) and Centre for Sexuality (C4S) are looking for interested individuals to participate in a virtual focus group to provide input into training, education and tools that will be used by health and social service organizations across the country to make sexual health and harm reduction services more inclusive, respectful… Read more »

BC-CfE Celebrates 30 Years of Excellence Chapter 3- Improving access to HAART in BC: the STOP HIV/AIDS pilot project Date: Wednesday, September 28, 2022 Time: 12 – PM Pacific time Location: Virtual webinar event Register online at: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/7469331458445646604 Cost: Free   Objectives: • Describe trends of HIV incidence prior to 2010’s introduction of the STOP… Read more »

  Study Team Principal Investigator: Dr. Paul van Donkelaar, Professor (UBCO Health and Exercise Sciences) [email protected] Co- Investigators: Ms. Tori Stranges, Graduate Student (UBCO Health and Exercise Sciences) [email protected] Dr. Deana Simonetto, Assistant Professor (UBCO Irving. K. Barber Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences) [email protected]   Study Purpose You are invited to participate in a… Read more »

Substance Use News August 2022

Info for People Who Use Substances: get the latest alerts, and tips on how to stay safe from Toward the Heart. Substance Use News provides a monthly collection of news and resources on the social, medical and political responses to the toxic drug supply crisis. Visit our Substance Use and Overdose Response page for more information… Read more »

  Exploring Current Nutritional Programming and Resources Available to People Living with HIV/AIDs in Canada: Food NOW Project   Established in 2020, FoodNOW (Food to eNhance Our Wellness) is a provincially funded, dietitian-led, community-based, four-phased collaborative initiative based in K’jipuktuk (Halifax), Miꞌkmaꞌki (Nova Scotia [NS]). Led by Dr. Phillip Joy and Dr. Shannan Grant of… Read more »

  The Indigenous Health Equity self-paced course is a free online resource provided by the Public Health Training for Equitable Systems Change (PHESC) out of the University of Toronto. Recently, Edi Young, a Peer Research Associate with PAN’s Making it Work project, completed the online course and found “the education provided is bountiful.” Making it… Read more »

Job posting: Community Based Research Training Manager

Position Type: Full-time, indefinite term Annual Salary: CAD 65,000 Schedule: 37.5 hours weekly (flexible hour) Start Date: September 16, 2022 (flexible) Location: Remote within Canada Language: English Reports to: Research Director Application Deadline: August 12, 2022, 09:00 PM Pacific time Status: Open   Community-Based Research Centre (CBRC) promotes the health of people of diverse sexualities and genders through research and intervention development. CBRC’s core… Read more »

Job posting: Community Programs Coordinator

  Position Type: Full-time, indefinite term Annual Salary: CAD 65,000 Schedule: 37.5 hours weekly (flexible hour) Start Date: September 16, 2022 (flexible) Location: Remote within Canada Language: English Reports to: Research Director Application Deadline: August 12, 2022, 09:00 PM Pacific time Status: Open   Community-Based Research Centre (CBRC) promotes the health of people of diverse sexualities and genders through research and intervention development. CBRC’s… Read more »

Job posting: Mental Health Research Coordinator

Position Type: Full-time, indefinite term Annual Salary: CAD 53,500 Schedule: 37.5 hours weekly (flexible hour) Start Date: September 16, 2022 (flexible) Location: Remote within Canada Language: English Reports to: Community Based Research Training Manager Application Deadline: August 12, 2022, 09:00 PM Pacific time Status: Open   Community-Based Research Centre (CBRC) promotes the health of people of diverse sexualities and genders through research and intervention development…. Read more »

Job posting: Data Analyst

Position Type: Full-time, indefinite term Annual Salary: CAD 57,500 Schedule: 37.5 hours weekly (flexible hour) Start Date: September 16, 2022 (flexible) Location: Remote within Canada Language: English Reports to: Social Epidemiologist Application Deadline: August 12, 2022, 09:00 pm PT Status: Open Community-Based Research Centre (CBRC) promotes the health of people of diverse sexualities and genders through research and intervention development. CBRC’s core pillars – community-led… Read more »

  Position Type: Full-time, indefinite term Annual Salary: CAD 53,500 Schedule: 37.5 hours weekly (flexible hour) Start Date: September 16, 2022 (flexible) Location: Remote within Canada Language: English Reports to: Research Manager, 2SLGBTQQIA+ Chronic Health Application Deadline: August 22, 2022, 09:00 AM Pacific time Status: Open Community-Based Research Centre (CBRC) promotes the health of people of diverse sexualities and genders through research and intervention… Read more »

Job posting: Research Coordinator Rural Studies BCCSU

Are you passionate about improving the lives of people who use drugs in rural, remote, and Indigenous settings? Do you want to effect systems level changes through community-engaged research? We’re seeking a Research Coordinator to join our team and help lead research on overdose prevention and access to opioid agonist therapy in the qathet region… Read more »