Category: Conferences and Special Events

CATIE and AVI Hepatitis C Treatment Training

You’re invited to take part in an upcoming Hepatitis C Treatment training! CATIE, Canada’s source for HIV and Hepatitis C information, is partnering with AIDS Vancouver Island to deliver a training course for you and your colleagues on Hepatitis C Treatment.  This is a blended learning opportunity (online, and face-to-face). Target Audience This course is geared… Read more »

Via Smart Sex   Please join the BC Centre for Disease Control education team for a Continuing Nursing Education (CNE) webinar to review this new Decision Support Tool (DST) for Registered Nurse assessment and management of HIV Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP). Title: Registered Nurse Assessment and Management of HIV Pre Exposure Prophylaxis: HIV PrEP DST Date:… Read more »

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 »

Did you know that hepatitis C can be passed sexually and that some gay, bisexual, and other men who have sex with men (gbMSM) might be at risk? CBRC and CATIE are sending you this invitation to register for a seven-week Hepatitis C Basics and Hepatitis C Treatment course starting on September 3 and ending… 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 »

From CBRC We are delighted to announce Andrew Gurza as the first of our 4 Keynote Speakers for Summit 2019! Andrew Gurza is a Disability Awareness Consultant and Cripple Content Creator whose written work has been featured on national and international media outlets such as CBC, Huffington Post, and The Advocate. He is also the… 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 »

Report: POZ EFFECT Online Conference

  The POZ Effect two-day and online-only conference was organized to contribute to the understanding and reduction of HIV Stigma in Canada.1 It was held synchronously (in real time) online on Thursday, June 13th, 2019 from Noon EST to 5 pm EST (Toronto time). The detail of the conference is posted in our website…. 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 »