Category: Conferences and Special Events

You are invited to a free online event that includes a screening of HIV: Healing Inner Voices on Dec 3, 2020;  11 AM – 1 PM Pacific time. Register Now – Tickets are limited. Check out our Trailer. In HIV: Healing Inner Voices, the lived experiences and voices of eight diverse Indigenous people living with… Read more »

You’re Invited to AVI Annual General Meeting

On behalf of AVI’s Board of Directors, we would like to invite you to AVI’s Annual General Meeting on Tuesday November 24 from 12:00-1:30 PM Pacific time via Zoom. This year’s guest speaker will be Nathan Lachowsky, a community-based HIV researcher, facilitator of enquiry-based learning, and health equity advocate. Nathan, an Associate Professor at the… Read more »

Date: Wednesday December 2, 2020 Time: 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM Pacific time     Registration is open for our next virtual event*. We are pleased to be working in collaboration with the Canadian Institute for Substance Use Research (CISUR) to bring you a day-long virtual event featuring community networking, presentations, and discussion on alcohol… Read more »

The Pacific Hepatitis C Network (PHCN) is excited to invite your participation in a short-term project that aims to gather perspectives, knowledge, and wisdom to inform the multi-stakeholder BC HCV Elimination Forum, scheduled for February 2021. To encourage commitment and action towards eliminating hepatitis C in Canada, the Canadian Network on Hepatitis C (CANHepC) plans… Read more »

2020 World AIDS Day & Aboriginal AIDS Awareness Week

Amid the public health crises of COVID-19 and overdose deaths, plus a heightened awareness of systemic racism that plays out in healthcare and other services, Aboriginal AIDS Awareness Week (December 1-5) and World AIDS Day (December 1) are undoubtedly going to look different this year. We welcome hearing what you and your communities are doing… Read more »

2019-20 Year in Review: Training and Leadership

The Year in Review   PAN’s Training and Leadership department offers in-person training events, virtual knowledge sharing and capacity building events; and a wealth of continuously updated resources via our website.  As in years past, we have presented a range of in-person events. However, with the emergence of COVID-19, we had to reshape the events… Read more »

2019-20 Year in Review: Community-Based Research

The Year in Review This year has been a busy one for the Community-Based Research (CBR) Department at PAN! We currently support three signature CBR projects – the BC People Living with HIV Stigma Index, Making it Work, and Positive Living, Positive Homes. We also support capacity-building relating to CBR with our members and allies… Read more »

2019-20 Year in Review: Collective Impact Network

The Year in Review   In the last year, through the omnipresent and work-altering impacts of COVID-19, PAN has continued to steer the ‘coordinated and effective community-based response to HIV and hepatitis C in our province’, the stated goal of the Collective Impact Network (CIN). An added uncertainty was that all the community contracts with… Read more »

2019-20 Year in Review: Evaluation

The Year in Review   This has been a year of growth for our evaluation work at PAN and the department continues to be very active on a number of evaluation programs, projects and fee-for-service contracts.   The CIHR Centre for REACH (REACH Nexus) One of the biggest changes over the last year has been… Read more »

2019-20 Year in Review: Resources

The Year in Review   PAN resources are constantly evolving to support the many moving parts in the dynamic work of our communities. Resources range from short reads to deep dives on health and social justice issues, to videos available live and on-demand. Our News and Views section features weekly blogs offering community training events,… Read more »

Registration is Open for Summit 2020 & Pre-Summit Events

from CBRC Registration for Summit 2020: Resistance and Responsibility, as well as our pre-Summit series, is now open! Summit 2020 is taking place online from November 4-6, and features three days of keynote speakers, workshops, and presentations to expand our knowledge and skills for strengthening equity and inclusion throughout our diverse communities. Registration is free… Read more »