Category: Webinars and Online Learning

  A national Hidden Disability Symbol: It is time. It is right. It is needed. Millions of Canadians live with hidden disabilities. They are often marginalized, misunderstood, and ignored. There is a need to not only understand the complexities associated with hidden disabilities, but to share those experiences so that Canadians in the hidden disability… Read more »

Nurses, Policymakers, Allied Health Professionals, and community members may now submit abstracts for the 2022 Conference of the Canadian Association of Nurses in HIV Care, Co-hosted by PAN!   When: May 13-15, 2022 Where: Virtually Theme: Decolonize & Decriminalize   Abstracts and inquiries can be sent to [email protected] by February 15, 2022  

Date: December 16, 2021 TIme: 12- 1 PM Pacific time The World Health Organization has recently designated the omicron variant of COVID-19 as a variant of concern. Many people have questions about what the omicron variant is, what it may mean for our public health response to COVID-19, and what we should be doing to… Read more »

Special Virtual Event: Two-Spirit Reconciliation

Date: Thursday December 16, 2021 Time: 10 AM – 1:30 PM Pacific time   We are pleased to announce a West Coast learning and discussion virtual event with Cree Two-Spirit community organizer, researcher and educator Harlan Pruden. This two-part event will situate Two-Spirit people in Indigenous and colonial histories, and how we can work towards… Read more »

Date: Thursday, December 2,  2021 Time: 10-11 AM Pacific time The COVID-19 pandemic presents new and distinct challenges to the sexual health and well-being of youth. Educators in schools and health care settings are uniquely positioned to provide young people with sexual health education and/or care to help youth build their capacity to enhance and… Read more »

Presenter: Guy Felicella Moderator: J. Evin Jones Date: Tuesday, December 7th, 2021 Time:  1:00-2:00 PM The next in our PAN Presents webinar series concentrates on alternative models of safer supply, something that stirred up interest during our last webinar with the BCCSU. Guy Felicella will springboard from his statement “We need to meet substance users where they’re at,… Read more »

Reaching the Undiagnosed; Lessons Learned from the Pandemic

Date: Thursday, November 25 2021 Time: 10-11 AM Pacific time   The Government of Canada launched a Five-Year Action Plan on Sexually Transmitted and Blood-Borne Infections (STBBI) in July 2019, following the establishment of Canada’s Framework for Action, Reducing the Health Impact of STBBI in Canada by 2030: A Pan-Canadian STBBI Framework for Action. Coordinated work… Read more »

Webinar: The impact of COVID-19 on hepatitis C services

Date: November 17, 2021 Time: 10 AM Pacific time   Globally, the COVID-19 pandemic has led to significant, unprecedented changes to the delivery of healthcare and social services. There is a real concern that these changes in healthcare have led to delays in hepatitis C diagnosis, treatment and ongoing care, with potentially severe health consequences… Read more »

Date: November 10, 2021 Time: 10 AM Pacific time   CATIE is presenting a webinar on peer health navigation, a person-centred approach to guide, connect, refer, educate and accompany people living with HIV through systems of care. The presenters include AIDS Vancouver’s Hesham Ali and Glen Bradford. From CATIE write-up: Building off of the release of… Read more »

You are invited to a webinar presented by the BC Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS (BC-CfE) Date: Wednesday  November 10, 2021 Time: 12:00 – 1:00 PM Pacific time   Following this webinar, participants will be able to: Describe broadly studies to date that have measured immune responses to COVID-19 vaccination in people living with HIV Summarize the results… Read more »

Webinar series on HIV and ageing

A new webinar series sponsored by Gilead will focus on HIV and Ageing Register now Date: Friday, November 5 Time: 9-10:30 AM Pacific time Children and Young Adults Living with HIV Panelists: Muluba Habanyama and Dr. Jason Brophy Date: Friday, November 12 Time: 9-10:30 AM Pacific time Women, HIV, and Ageing Panelists: Valerie Nicholson and… Read more »