Tag: STBBIs

How could the response to STBBI in Canada be strengthened?  We want to hear from you! The Public Health Agency of Canada would like to invite you to complete the following online questionnaire, on potential concrete actions and promising practices to address sexually transmitted and blood borne infections (STBBI) in Canada. This questionnaire was developed… Read more »

The Programs and Partnerships Division is pleased to announce the release of a new resource entitled At a glance: Prevention of sexually transmitted and blood borne infections among ethnocultural communities. The goal of this resource is to provide public health professionals, researchers, staff in provincial/territorial governments and community organizations with a synthesis of the evidence… Read more »

by Bobbi Brownrigg, Public Health Initiatives and Innovation Leader, Clinical Prevention Services, BCCDC Background Despite advances in HIV treatments, as well as successful campaigns aimed to decrease the stigma of HIV, a small but significant portion of individuals at risk of HIV in BC are delaying or not getting tested due to concerns about confidentiality.[1]… Read more »

Community Consultation Session Invitation

The Canadian Public Health Asociation (CPHA) and AIDS Vancouver would like to incie you to a one day consultations on the factos that impace vulnerability to HIV and other sexually transmitted and blood-borne infections (STBBIs). This consultation is part of a wider project entitles “The Development of Core Competencies for HIV Prevention: funded by the… Read more »