Category: Conferences and Special Events

Date: June 22, 2021 Time: 10-11:30 AM Pacific time For Pride Month this year, Realize is hosting Queer and Trans Conversations about Disability Leadership. This webinar, part of the Real Talk with Realize series, will be hosted by Melissa Egan, National Lead, Episodic Disabilities at Realize and moderated by Heather McCain, Executive Director of Creating… Read more »

HIV in My Day Town Hall

HIV in My Day is a community-based oral history project collecting stories from long-term survivors and caregivers about the early years of the HIV/AIDS epidemic in British Columbia. So far, over 110 interviews have been collected for this project, most of which are available in a publicly accessible digital archive at the University of Victoria. At… Read more »

I’m Ready research program launch!

  Join REACH Nexus and MAP Health for Ending HIV in Canada Together, We’re Ready! Thuis special research program launch features Canada’s Chief Public Health Officer, Dr. Theresa Tam. Date: June 2 Time: 10 AM Pacific time Click to register Speakers: Dr. Theresa Tam, Chief Public Health Officer of Canada Dr. Sean B. Rourke, Director,… Read more »

Volunteer Management Workshops and Seminars

from the Federation of Community Social Services of BC The Federation of Community Social Services of BC is excited to announce the launch of applications and registration for a new series of organizational training workshops and webinars as part of the Community Social Services Training Fund (CSSTF).   Volunteer Management Workshops & Seminars To complement… Read more »

Real Talk with Realize Virtual Townhall Series Igniting East and Southeast Asian Youth Activism on Anti-Asian Racism, Anti-AIDS Stigma & Discrimination, and Anti-Homophobia & Transphobia with Asian Community AIDS Services Date: May 26, 2021 Time: 10:00 – 11:30 AM Pacific time   Panelists: Justin Anantawan, Youth Activist Michael Arnord, Executive Director at Égides Dany Ko,… Read more »

Updated: Let’s Talk Stigma Reduction!

  About the event Date: Friday, June 11, 2021 Time: 9:30 AM – 3:00 PM Pacific time Let’s Talk Stigma Reduction! is a coming together of diverse individuals, organizations, and communities to discuss stigma from an intersectional perspective as it is experienced/enacted broadly in relation to health and the social determinants of health. Our goal… Read more »

  This free online event will gather members of the Fraser Salish Indigenous health research community to learn and share knowledge. Keynote speakers include Dr. Charlotte Loppie, Director of University of Victoria’s Centre for Indigenous Research and Community-led Engagement and Harlan Pruden, Knowledge Translation Lead at Chee Mamuk (BCCDC) and co-founder of the Two-Spirit Dry… Read more »

Sex Work, Health and Human Rights book launch April 28

From Centre for Gender and Sexual Health Equity   Please join us for the international book launch of Sex Work, Health, and Human Rights: Global Inequities, Challenges and Opportunities for Action on Wednesday April 28 at 9:00 AM Pacific time. Sex Work, Health, and Human Rights is the first global textbook co-written by sex workers and academics about… Read more »

Which provinces are on track to eliminate viral hepatitis by 2030? Be the first to see the results of the Progress Toward Viral Hepatitis Elimination In Canada: 2021 Report. For the last several months, the team at Action Hepatitis Canada has been working to produce this report, the first of its kind in Canada. Using… Read more »

2021 Indigenous Health Conference

The Indigenous Health Learning Lodge and  the McMaster Indigenous Health Movement are proud to present the 2021 Indigenous Health Conference:   Date: Saturday February 27 Time: 5:30 AM – 1 PM Pacific time   The theme of the conference is centered on combating anti-Indigenous racism through institutional and individual allyship. Conference attendees will hear from… Read more »