Gender and Sexual Health Initiative: Informing evidence-based sexual health policy and practice to reduce health inequities.
The SHAWNA team (PIs: Drs. Andrea Krüsi & Kate Shannon, Donna Tennant) recently received two community-based research grants to support scaling up of the research and knowledge translation on the intersection of HIV and the law, including criminalization of HIV non-disclosure and incarceration experiences among women living with HIV.
On behalf of GSHI, Dr. Tara Lyons, Research Scientist, has joined two new working groups on trans health: the CANOC Trans Care Committee and the Trans Healthcare Delivery Policy working group at the Burnaby Centre for Mental Health and Addictions.
The federal minister of justice, Jody Wilson-Raybould, visited the BC Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS on Feb. 27, 2017.
Find out what's happening with our SHAWNA Project on HIV and sexual care for women!
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