Tag Archives: OHTN

Part 1 Learning from OHTN Conference 2016: HIV Endgame II – Stopping the Syndemics that Drive HIV

  Part 1 Learning from OHTN Conference 2016: HIV Endgame II – Stopping the Syndemics that Drive HIV (November 21-22, 2016) by Mona Lee, PAN’s Greater Vancouver Site Coordinator of PLPH; CBR/Evaluation Support Coordinator; Administrative Coordinator I had the privilege … Continue reading

Posted in CBR Musings | Tagged , ,

OHTN – PrEP Think Tank Report

On March 10, 2016, more than 40 participants met to discuss the research needed to support the implementation and use of PrEP in Canada. The objective of the think tank was to discuss the possibilities of a national PrEP research … Continue reading

Posted in News | Tagged , ,

UWW Webinar – What’s Hot with Peer Researchers Issue #13: Engaged Yet?

What’s Hot with Peer Researchers? Engaged Yet?  Hosted by James Watson  Tuesday, April 19th @ 2pm EST “Engagement” is a word that holds great meaning in the HIV sector, it drives programming, shapes research methodologies and is a key element … Continue reading

Posted in Webinar | Tagged , , ,

Housing Promotes Health for People Living with HIV

An extensive review of studies on housing, HIV and health carried out by researchers at the Ontario HIV Treatment Network shows that housing is an important determinant of health for positive folks. According to the OHTN: “Working with colleagues in … Continue reading

Posted in CBR Musings | Tagged , , , , , ,

Rapid Response from the OHTN: Seeking Sex Online

Curious about apps like Grindr and sexual health behaviours? The OHTN’s new Rapid Response provides an overview of the impact of mobile apps and hook-up sites on risk behaviour and HIV/STI transmission among men who have sex with men. It … Continue reading

Posted in Announcement, CBR Musings | Tagged , , , , , ,

Tools for Community-Based Research Certificate

Universities Without Walls has partnered with the University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT) to launch their professional certificate program. The Tools for Community-Based Research Certificate (CBR) is a 5-week, 25-hour course that incorporates self-directed education modules, live online discussion … Continue reading

Posted in CBR Musings | Tagged , ,