Community-based sexual health research with marginalized and HIV-affected communities: Strategies for translating research to policy and practice

April 27, 2018

Speaker

Dr.Kate Shannon, Associate Professor, Director of the Gender and Sexual Health Program, Canada Research Chair in Global Sexual Health and HIV/AIDS, University of British Columbia

Objectives:

  • To discuss KT examples in partnering with marginalized communities
  • To describe how to develop KT strategies to share research with policy makers, practice leaders and knowledge users

Upcoming webinar

Dr. Terri-Lynn Fox - Director of Wellness programs, Black Tribe Dept of Health, Inc
Cheryl Koehn - President, Arthritis Consumer Experts

Date

July 22, 2022

Walking with the Arthritis community on the path forward towards Truth and Reconciliation

In 2021, Dr. Terri-Lynn Fox and Cheryl Koehn came together as Indigenous Scholar, settler/colonial and persons living with rheumatoid arthritis to walk together on a path forward towards Truth and Reconciliation. Speakers will discuss how an Indigenous-led initiative, the Arthritis Learning Circle, has developed into lead several community-driven action projects. The webinar will also touch on deliberate and meaningful design that upholds reciprocity, accountability, and transparency throughout different phases of action.

After this webinar, participants can:

  • Describe how an Indigenous-led initiative formed on Turtle Island-Canada is leading community-driven action.
  • Discuss approaches to uphold reciprocity, accountability, and transparency at each stage of community-driven action.

Date/Time:

Friday, July 22 at Noon to 1 pm (PT)

Post webinar FIRESIDE CHAT – Meet the researchers 

KT Connects invites you to stick around after each webinar for a chance to explore your own goals in KT with our esteemed guest speakers. This post-webinar session is open to anyone who wants to gain insight to better incorporate KT into their research or who may be considering a career in KT. It is also an opportunity to connect with other attendees interested in KT. The fireside chat will happen right after the webinar ends.

Date/Time:

Friday, July 22 at 1 to 1:30 pm (PT)