Category: Conferences and Special Events

Reimagining our provincial events, and building for the future

PAN EVENTS: Virtual AGM on October 24; PLHIV & PWLEs event on March 11, 2020; Ongoing Webinar Series with Health Authorities & Other Government Stakeholders We are pleased to share that this year PAN will be doing some of our work a little differently, introducing ways for more people to connect. This fall, we will… Read more »

Community Forum with Timothy Ray Brown

Join Positive Living BC for their next Community Forum  From Positive Living BC’s newsletter:  Presenter: Timothy Ray Brown “My Continued Activism Toward an HIV Cure, with an introduction by Zabrina Brumme, PhD BC Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS “Timothy Brown: The science behind the world’s first HIV cure.” Date: Thursday, September 5th, 2019 Time:  6:30… Read more »

Date: September 18, 2019 Time: 10 AM, Pacific Time Each region in BC is facing its own overdose crisis within this public health emergency. Each region has its own layout of services, and the sheer land area of each region can make it difficult to support everyone who needs harm reduction services. ANKORS has been… Read more »

Preventing the Sexual Transmission of HIV Course

CATIE’s Preventing the Sexual Transmission of HIV blended learning course aims to develop core knowledge on the prevention of sexual transmission of HIV for frontline service providers who have a role in HIV prevention. Through this course, participants will gain in-depth knowledge of the biology of the sexual transmission of HIV and emerge with a… Read more »

PAN presents: Positive Living, Positive Homes at CAHR 2019

The 2019 Canadian Association for HIV Research (CAHR) conference was held in Saskatoon in April. As part of our work around community-based research, we presented findings from the Positive Living, Positive Homes study in a poster session. Our poster discussed findings around disclosure and stigma surrounding housing for people living with HIV. To see greater… Read more »

Picnic For Women Living with HIV

  All HIV+ Women Welcome Come Relax & Enjoy Yummy food !!   Date: Friday, August 9 Location: Friends for Life Society, 1459 Barclay Street, West End, Vancouver Time: 11 AM – 3 PM   Directions: Along Robson street, BUS #5 Robson, Nicola St at Barclay St, walk 3 blocks south, and the beautiful Heritage… Read more »

Positive Living BC Healing Retreat

Healing Retreats at Positive Living BC are an opportunity for people living with HIV from all walks of life, ages and cultures to come on our retreat.  They provide a personally valuable, fun and relaxing opportunity to be with other PLHIV and know you are not alone. Participants stay at a contemporary yet rustic lodge… Read more »

BC CDC’s World Hepatitis Day Event

Registration is now open for BCCDC’s World Hepatitis Day event!* This event is for GPs, nurses, community groups, public health, and others who are interested in engaging different populations into HCV care. *As part of BCCDC Public Health Grand Rounds, this is a self-approved group learning activity as defined by the Maintenance of Certification  program… Read more »