Caroline to attend Women Deliver Vancouver kick-off meeting with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Sophie Grégoire Trudeau on November 16, 2017. Optimal timing of the Women Deliver Conference (June 3-6, 2019) with the STI & HIV World Congress (July 14-17, 2019) – both will be held at the Vancouver Convention Centre. https://www.facebook.com/CanWaCH/videos/1564827303609690/
A CBC news article about the rise of syphilis in Alberta and the dramatic spike in congenital syphilis. http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/edmonton/sti-alberta-sexually-transmitted-infections-1.4402550
Congratulations to Karen who gave a plenary talk at the 2018 Biology of Spirochetes Gordon Research Conference and Brigette who gave a talk at the 2018 Biology of Spirochetes Gordon Research Seminar
(L-R) Vice President Academic and Provost Valerie Kuehne with award winners Bruce Wallace, Hannah Charnock and Karen Lithgow, along with Acting Director of Equity and Human Rights Cassbreea Dewis. Congratulations to Ms. Karen Lithgow and fellow recipients for winning the Provost’s Advocacy and Activism Award in Equity and Diversity. https://www.uvic.ca/future-students/home/campus-news/2018+provost-advocacy-activism-awards+news
Join us in registering for the 2019 STI & HIV World Congress. Opening keynote speaker will be Dr. Rino Rappuoli, Chief Scientist and Head of External R&D at GSK Vaccines and hear most recent developments in the STI field from experts all around the world. Click here to view the registration and accommodation page.