Tag: CBRC

Tuesday May 30th, 10 AM PDST From the Community Based Research Centre for Gay Men’s Health Suicide is the ninth leading cause of death among Canadians, responsible for nearly 4000 deaths each year. While everyone is susceptible to the feelings of hopelessness and despair that precede suicide, gay and bisexual men are 4 times more likely… Read more »

You’re invited to join the Community Based Research Centre and CATIE for the second webinar in the gbMSM Health Series to be held Tuesday, February 28th at 10am PST. You can register here. Generations, Life Course, & Gay Men’s Health: Findings from the 2014/2015 National Sex Now Survey Over 8,000 participants completed the 2014/15 iteration of the… Read more »

As part of our commitment to building a Network for gay, bisexual and other men who have sex with men (gbMSM), including Trans and Two-Spirit men, the Community Based Research Centre (CBRC) has partnered with CATIE to offer a webinar series dedicated to gbMSM health. Launched in January 2017, the webinar series will be offered… Read more »

Candice is a mother of three beautiful children (2 biological) ages 21, 4, and 3. She is an aboriginal woman from the Cree/Dene nation. Candice happens to be in recovery from substance abuse going on 7+ years. She was diagnosed as being HIV+ 22 years ago when pregnant with her now 21 years old (HIV-)… Read more »

Darcy joined PAN in the summer of 2016, as one of the new Peer Evaluators working on the PLDI Impact Evaluation team. He comes from a varied career background and is currently a licensed educator and thespian (for anyone who might recall his 2015 Fringe musical – LOCO HERO JOE). Darcy is pleased to have… Read more »

Heather was hired as a contractor in October 2016 to support PAN’s Evaluation and Community Based Research Programs, thanks to funding from the CBR Collaborative Centre and REACH. Collaborating with PAN staff and the Peer Evaluators on the Positive Leadership Development Institute’s impact evaluation will be a major component of Heather’s work over the coming… Read more »

November 9 and 10, 2016 Harbour Centre, Simon Fraser University 515 West Hastings Street Vancouver, British Columbia Register here Summit Theme: Resist Stigma! Stigma is a strong social force that keeps people out. In school when we’re teased for being gay, on dates when we’re told we aren’t white, masculine, or muscular enough, and when… Read more »

November 9 and 10, 2016 Harbour Centre, Simon Fraser University 515 West Hastings Street Vancouver, British Columbia Submissions Deadline: September 9, 2016 Proposals on all topics related to gay men’s health are accepted. Please be mindful of the Resist Stigma theme when preparing your submission. Send your submission, 300-word max, with title, author(s) and affiliation to:… Read more »

Date: Thursday, May 19th, 2016 Time: 6:00-9:00pm Location: Gallery Gachet, 88 East Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC (on unceded Coast Salish Territories of the Squamish, Musqueam and Tsleil-Waututh peoples) Cost: Free Get ready to be exposed to Sex Now! Over 8,200 people answered the survey and the Community-Based Research Centre for Gay Men’s Health (CBRC) wants to reveal… Read more »

CBRC Stigma Bash: A night to make your mark!

Date: Wednesday, November 4th, 2015 Time: 6:00-8:00pm Location: Studio 126, 126 East Pender Street Vancouver, BC on unceded Coast Salish Territories of the Squamish, Musqueam and Tsleil-Waututh peoples Cost: Free, with wine by donation Stigma: a mark of disgrace associated with a particular circumstance, quality or person. (Oxford English Dictionary, 2015). Come join us for… Read more »