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As loneliness and social isolation become increasingly pervasive, Dr. Shayna Skakoon-Sparling is focussing on how they affect gay, bisexual and queer men (GBQM). A postdoctoral fellow in Dr. Trevor Hart’s HIV Prevention Lab, Dr. Skakoon-Sparling has received a $99,800 Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) Insight Grant to examine the modern context of online and…

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Department: HIV Prevention Lab, Department of PsychologyPosition supervisor: Dr. Trevor HartContract length: 12 monthsHours of work per week: 36.25Position type: Full-timeRate of pay: $66,000 per annum About Ryerson At the intersection of mind and action, Ryerson is on a transformative path to become Canada’s leading comprehensive innovation university. Integral to this path is the placement of equity, diversity and inclusion as…

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Le français suit. Dear Colleagues, The Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) wants to better understand the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on access to and delivery of STBBI prevention, testing, treatment, and harm reductions services. You are receiving this email because you play an important role in Canada’s response to STBBI.   PHAC is launching a COVID-19…

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Call for Applications The CIHR Engage Cohort Study is recruiting for a 2-year Postdoctoral Fellow to begin as soon as possible. The primary focus of this position will be to support Engage qualitative research activities related to understanding the direct and indirect impacts of COVID-19 on the health of sexual and gender minority men in…

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Dear colleagues, We are requesting signatures from university researchers, academics, and public policy experts in Canada for an open letter that calls on all levels of government and professional regulatory bodies to take action by passing legislation and/or policies to prohibit the practice of “conversion therapy” in Canada. You can view the open letter and…

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ANALYSIS: Health Canada has reduced the ban on blood donations from men who have sex with men to three months. But some experts say that what’s really needed is an entirely new approach. Dr. Trevor Hart featured in TVO By Jake Pitre – Published on June 10, 2019 Click HERE to read the the article.

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