Category: PLDI Blog

Call for Peer Involvement: The CHERT Outcomes Working Group

The BC HIV/HCV Evaluation Advisory Group is looking for people living with HIV or who have lived experience with HCV to assist them in developing outcomes indicators for the Community HIV/HCV Evaluation and Reporting Tool (CHERT). Candidates should have some past experience participating, supporting and/or conducting community-based research and/or evaluation projects. Successful candidates will become integral… Read more »

PLDI™ Australia is a unique international collaboration between Canada and Australia to offer workshops run by HIV positive people for HIV positive people that focus on increasing resilience and leadership capacity. Following the success of the two pilot programs offered in Australia in 2013 PLDI™ Australia was officially formed at a signing event held during… Read more »

Online Session: What’s hot with PRAs in Canada part 2

The Learning Exchange for AIDS Peer Researchers (LEAP) is excited to invite you to the 2nd edition of “What’s hot with PRAs in Canada”, their online educational series for PRAs and those who work with PRAs, on Thursday, October 2nd, 2014 from 1:00 pm – 2:00 PM EST. The first one was a great success attended by… Read more »

The Aboriginal HIV & AIDS Collaborative Centre and the Canadian Aboriginal AIDS Network is a dedicated, CAAN-led team of investigators that will advance Aboriginal community-based HIV & AIDS research that benefits Aboriginal Peoples in Canada as well as international Indigenous populations. The AHA Centre fosters an innovative environment striving for scientific excellence and trust where… Read more »

Call for Representatives: Canadian HIV Stigma Index CBR Project

The Canadian HIV Stigma Index CBR Project is looking for committed, enthusiastic individuals to potentially be a part of the Canadian PLHIV Stigma Index Steering Committee (Steering Committee) to help assist in and guide the project through its development and implementation. Applications are due by Monday, September 29, 2014. The People Living with HIV Stigma… Read more »

Thursday October 30th and Friday October 31st, 2014 SFU Harbour Centre Vancouver, BC   The New Literacy of Gay Men’s Health: How do you know what you know? Join us for another stimulating event with a lineup of guest speakers with an interest in gay men and health literacy from multiple perspectives, including… Brent Allan,… Read more »

AIDS Vancouver announces their Celebrity Dim Sum WestJet Raffle!

AIDS Vancouver is raffling TWO WestJet travel vouchers for anywhere WestJet flies! Raffle Tickets are on sale now, and there’s only a thousand up for grabs, so be sure to buy yours now! Please note that blackout dates apply. Tickets are 1 for $20 and can be purchased directly from AIDS Vancouver at: AIDS Vancouver 1107… Read more »

The New Literacy of Gay Men’s Health: How do you know what you know? This year’s Summit will explore how well gay men, their providers and care systems around them are navigating the explosion of health knowledge in the digital era. Rapidly evolving science and technologies are challenging the capacities of professionals let alone average… Read more »

A Positive Mind for Social Change Join us for a community event on Wednesday, September 3rd, 2-4pm Surrey Central City Hall, 2nd floor 13450 104 Avenue, Surrey, BC The day will include education about HIV-related stigma along with local poetry, music, dance and a fashion show Light snacks and refreshments will be provided This is… Read more »