Tag: Canadian Public Health Association

CPHA Webinar – Exploring Sex Work Stigma in Healthcare

‘I’m a prostitute, so, can you check me?’ – Exploring sex work stigma in healthcare (English only) Tuesday, January 24, 2017 from 1-2pm ET Register here! During this interactive webinar, Dr. Cecilia Benoit and Dan Reist will discuss how stigma shapes sex workers’ experiences of health care. They will draw on an analysis of the… Read more »

CPHA STBBI Stigma Scale pilot testing invitation

In April 2014, the Canadian Public Health Association (CPHA) launched a new project entitled Engaging health professionals to decrease stigma and discrimination and improve sexually transmitted and blood-borne infection (STBBI) prevention. This project aims to enhance the prevention of STBBIs and reduce the stigma and discrimination associated with these infections through the development and dissemination… Read more »