Research-to-Action

GSHI Research Scientist Dr. Shira Goldenberg receives CIHR New Investigator Award

GSHI is excited to congratulate Research Scientist Dr. Shira Goldenberg! She is one of three BC Centre of Excellence in HIV/AIDS researchers to receive a prestigious New Investigator Award from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR). The $300,000 grant will fund five years of research focused on improving the health of migrant women in sex work and new immigrant/ refugee women living with HIV. She aims to inform health services and policies promoting improved prevention, treatment and care. 

Read more about Dr. Goldenberg's research and other award winners from the BC Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS here.