Category: Research

Survey of health and social service professionals in Canada

The Canadian Public Health Association (CPHA) and Centre for Sexuality (C4S) are inviting you to participate in a survey focused on how stigma related to sexually transmitted and blood-borne infections (STBBIs) shows up in your workplace, as well as your perceptions regarding how your workplace is (or could be) addressing STBBI-related stigma. This survey is… Read more »

  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 »

Exploring the Language of Stigma Reduction

Introducing OSAC The PAN team is excited to be in the development phase of the Organizational Stigma Assessment Cycle Project (OSAC).  The push for this project came from community input over the past few years at the Stigma Reduction Deliberative Dialogue and Let’s Talk Stigma Reduction. Identifying steps for action at the events, participants said… Read more »

Job Posting: Peer Research Associate for HERE Study at BC CfE

  Peer Research Associate BC Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS Epidemiology and Population Health Hope to Health Engagement and Retention Evaluation (HERE) Study   Status:  This is a part-time (up to 15 hours/week) one-year contract with the possibility of extension. Job Start Date:  ASAP Salary:  Commensurate with qualifications and experience. Location:  BC Centre for Excellence… Read more »

Where: Register online at When: Wednesday, January 25, 2023, 12:00 PM- 1:00 PM Pacific time Cost: Free registration This webinar will be presented by: Dr. Victoria Weaver, MD, FRCPC. Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine Infectious Diseases | Addiction Medicine, University of British Columbia Learning Objectives: 1. Describe the risks of infection as they… Read more »

State of BC’s Not-For-Profit Sector 2023 Survey

  Via Vantage Point You’re invited to participate in the 2023 State of the Sector Survey and Report. This survey is meant to capture a snapshot of the not-for-profit sector in BC. We anticipate the resulting report will help organizations in their advocacy efforts and enhance the sector’s ability to support the communities we serve…. Read more »

      BC-CfE Celebrates 30 Years of Excellence Chapter Four | HIV Prevention: BC’s Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) Program   Where: Register online: Date: Wednesday, January 18, 2023, 12:00-1:00 PM Pacific time Cost: Free registration   Speakers: Dr. David Moore Research Scientist; Epidemiology & Population Health Program Junine Toy, PharmD Senior Manager for the… Read more »

  The Provincial Mental Health and Substance Use Network is inviting people with lived/ living experience (PWLLE, including families) to participate in a Zoom focus group in mid-January. Please see the following details.   Background In 2016, the Office of the Auditor General’s (OAG) Report, indicated that there are long standing system level gaps that… Read more »

  From Women and Gender Equality Canada Pacific Region  Women and Gender Equality Canada is inviting: Organizations with experience working on gender-based violence (GBV) issues that meet all the eligibility requirements to submit a proposal for funding. This call for proposals is comprised of two funding streams.   Stream 1: Promising Practices The objective of this… Read more »

Apply for AHA Centre Community Engagement Fund

  The AHA Centre is launching another funding call for the Community Engagement Fund. The Community Engagement Fund is a strategy plan to increase dependable access and support to Community-Based Research in Indigenous communities. They are currently seeking applications for this very quick turnaround and timeline. Amount available: up to $10,000 per application Deadline for… Read more »

PAN’s Research and Evaluation Department Changes

We wanted to reach out and share some changes happening within PAN’s Research and Evaluation Department.   First of all, Janice Duddy is leaving PAN. She has been working with us since 2013 and in the Director of Evaluation and Research role since 2016. With the important partnerships that Janice has helped build over the last… Read more »

Survey on 2SLGBTQQIA+ Peoples’ Experiences at the Pharmacy

  The PRIDE-RX (Promoting 2SLGBTQQIA+ Inclusion, Diversity, and Equity in Pharmacy Education) team at the University of British Columbia (UBC) Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences wants to hear from you!  The mandate of PRIDE-RX is to integrate sexual orientation and gender identity and expression (SOGIE) content throughout all four years of the UBC Entry-to-Practice Doctor of… Read more »