Tag: CHIWOS

Job Posting – Research Coordinator, CHIWOS & WATCH

The Canadian HIV Women’s Sexual and Reproductive Health cohort study (CHIWOS) and the Woman And The Criminalization of HIV (WATCH) study are hiring a Research Coordinator. The Research Coordinator works with a dynamic team of Peer Research Associates, community collaborators, clinicians, researchers, and trainees to help plan, implement, and coordinate a CIHR-funded national community-based research program by, with, and… Read more »

Infographics from the CHIWOS Study: Women and HIV in BC

Written by Micaela Pereira Bajard The Canadian HIV Women’s Sexual and Reproductive Health Cohort Study (CHIWOS, www.chiwos.ca) is a community-based research study seeking to measure the use and impact of women-centred care for women living with HIV. The study meaningfully engages HIV-positive women throughout the research process and aims to create new knowledge that can… Read more »

AVI – Women & HIV Forum and Training

Friday, April 22 10am-4pm Begbie Hall, 2199 Richmond Road, Victoria Register here AIDS Vancouver Island is pleased to invite you to this free, all day forum and training on HIV as it relates to women and their unique experiences with the virus.  The day will include presentations by Dr. Mary Kestler, Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network,… Read more »

The community-based research project Women Under Surveilllance: Mapping Criminalization’s Creep into the Health and Social Care of Women Living with HIV is hiring 4 peer research associates — 1 in British Columbia, 1 in Saskatchewan and 2 in Ontario, one in Toronto and one in Thunder Bay. JOB DEFINITION: PRAs are women living with HIV… Read more »

Working with the Principal Investigator, the Research Coordinator assists in the planning, development, implementation, and coordination of two CIHR-funded studies involving women living with HIV: 1) Canadian HIV Women’s Sexual and Reproductive Health Cohort Study (CHIWOS) (0.7 FTE) 2) Women Under Surveilllance: Mapping Criminalization’s Creep into the Health and Social Care of Women Living with… Read more »

Canadian HIV Women’s Sexual and Reproductive Health Study (CHIWOS), is seeking at at least another 30 participants for a study about the health of women living with HIV in Canada. To date, 320 women in BC and over 1,250 women nationally have participated. CHIWOS would like to recruit at least another 30 participants by March including 17… Read more »

By Allison Carter Public health professional with the Faculty of Health Sciences at Simon Fraser University and the Epidemiology and Population Health Program at the BC Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS. BC Community-Based Research Coordinator for CHIWOS. Read original article More than half of all people living with HIV worldwide are women, and yet they… Read more »

Summer Review of What’s Hot in HIV Research

Welcome to the Pacific AIDS Network’s summer review of What’s HOT in HIV Research! In this edition we are going to take a look at contributions by our organization and some of our partners to the Canadian Association for HIV Research (CAHR) 2014 Conference in St. John’s Newfoundland. 1. Peer Leadership Training for Positive Women… Read more »