Latest News & Events Updates

The HIV Prevention Lab is collecting donations for the Toronto People With AIDS Foundation‘s annual Joy Drive again this year! The Toronto People With AIDS Foundation’s Essentials Market is the only food bank in Toronto that exclusively serves people living with HIV/AIDS (PHAs) and last year was a record high for donations of non-perishable food and…

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Please note that the City of Toronto is replacing the watermain and streetcar tracks on Dundas Street from Yonge Street to Church Street. The construction has resulted in lane restrictions and the intersection at Dundas and Victoria street is closed. The 505 Dundas streetcar is diverted both ways around the construction area. For more information about how this…

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Dr. Trevor Hart spoke with City News on September 2, 2016 about Ontario’s revised sexual education curriculum. The video can be found at the link below: http://www.citynews.ca/2016/09/02/video-thorncliffe-park-public-school-to-offer-alternative-sex-ed-curriculum/?show_id=0

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This spring, lab director Dr. Trevor Hart received the Ryerson University Social Innovation and Action Research Award for his work on the Gay Poz Sex study. This award recognizes a researcher who excels at creating and maintaining collaborations with industry, university, and/or community partners to facilitate research that effects positive changes in their respective field….

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Dr. Hart spoke with City News on November 17th about HIV viral load and serostatus disclosure. The video is available at the link below: http://www.citynews.ca/2015/11/17/video-hiv-myths-and-misconceptions-under-spotlight-after-charlie-sheen-reveals-hes-positive/?show_id=1738

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Another year, another CAHR! The Canadian Association for HIV Research (CAHR) held its annual conference this year from April 30th – May 3rd at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. Co-chaired by Dr. Trevor Hart (Director of the HIV Prevention Lab) and Dr. Darrell Tan, this year’s theme of “Combining Strengths in the Struggle Against HIV” was…

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A new paper by the HIV Prevention Lab’s PhD student Tyler G. Tulloch, lab director Dr. Trevor A. Hart, and lab alumni Dr. Nooshin K. Rotondi and Stanley Ing has been published in the latest edition of Archives of Sexual Behavior!  Archives of Sexual Behavior is the official publication of the International Academy of Sex…

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On April 30th 2015, the day before the commencement of the annual CAHR conference, the Team members met at Ryerson University in Toronto for a day-long planning meeting. In the morning, the team reviewed our plan for the 5-year grant and heard presentations from team members Zack Marshall and Ayden Scheim (“Meaningfully Including Trans Men in our Research”),…

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The HIV Prevention Lab’s Clinical Psychology grad students  – Tyler, Natalie, and Marie – trekked down to Boston this past March for the Society for Sex Therapy & Research (SSTAR) 40th Annual Meeting to learn from other sex researchers and for some good old fashioned lab bonding. The theme of this year’s conference was “Healthy Sexuality…

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