Category: PLDI Blog

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 »

Women living with HIV invited to participate in e-wHEALTH study

Are you a woman living with HIV? Do you have a computer and internet?  If yes, you are invited to take part in the e-wHEALTH study What is e-wHEALTH? Women living with HIV continue to be challenged by HIV-related stigma and fear of disclosure of their HIV status. For this reason we adapted the Women’s… Read more »

Join community members, researchers and service providers in an evening focused on strengthening care and support for mothers living with HIV in Vancouver and beyond! Monday, September 8, 2014 5:30 – 9:00pm Simon Fraser University at Harbour Centre 515 West Hastings Street, 1440-1430 Segal Centre, Vancouver This knowledge-to-action forum will: Discuss issues currently affecting mothers… Read more »

Engage: A Health Study Launch

The Engage Study began recruiting participants on December 9, 2013, and we have now enrolled 38 participants from across BC. We will be recruiting participants until December, 2015.  We are actively working with community organizations, doctors, nurses, pharmacists, and others involved in providing care for people living with HIV to recruit people for the study and are very excited by the results and… Read more »

PAN is very excited to announce that we will be hosting our third organizational governance training, Bored? Get on Board! Training, on November 7 – 9, 2014 at the Vancouver Airport Marriott in Richmond. This training is only open to graduates of the Core Leadership Training.   Bored? Get on Board!  This professional development training… Read more »

Vancouver AIDS Walk for Life: Sept. 21, 2014

A life with HIV/AIDS is just that—a LIFE, which with a little bit of support, can be lived, to the fullest. Over the 28 years we’ve been WALKing, things have changed for people living with HIV—and mostly for the better. But that doesn’t mean life with HIV is always easy. The challenges are real: stigma,… Read more »

CHIWOS: Research Participants Needed

Canada’s largest research study by, with and for women living with HIV wants to hear from you! The CHIWOS study is enrolling over 1500 women living with HIV across BC, ON and QC, and is conducting transformational research on the impact of women-centred HIV care on sexual, reproductive, mental, and other women’s health outcomes. The study involves answering… Read more »