Tag: CHIWOS

5 Questions with Peer Researcher Valerie Nicholson

Valerie Nicholson is a grandmother, mother, and proud resident of Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside (DTES). She is the co-founder of the Harvest Organic Coop, a fruit and veggie coop for people with compromised immune systems, those affected and infected, housed (gratefully!) at AIDS Vancouver. She is also a nutritional outreach worker for the DTES Kitchen Tables… Read more »

CHIWOS – The Canadian HIV Women’s Sexual and Reproductive Health Cohort Study – is looking for community representatives across British Columbia to join its Provincial Community Advisory Board. The aims of the study are to: 1)      Assess the proportion, distribution and patterns of use and uptake of women-specific HIV/AIDS services, and factors associated with service… Read more »