MSFHR Reach Award recipients announced


The program provides funding for projects involving collaborations between researchers and research users to support dissemination and uptake of research evidence.

Project title


Project trainees

#LifeAndLoveWithHIV: A social media initiative to support the sexual health needs of women living with HIV

Read our Q&A with the team here.

  • Angela Kaida (SFU) *
  • Margarite Sanchez (Positive Living Society of BC)
  • Lori Brotto (UBC) *
Allison Carter (SFU)  *
Biologically informed ovarian cancer prevention: Promoting education and awareness
  • David Hunstman (BC Cancer)
  • Jessica McAlpine (BC Cancer) *
Shaina Lee (UBC)
Knowledge translation for a new understanding of sexual pain in endometriosis

Read our Q&A with Natasha here.

  • Paul Yong (UBC) *
  • Jessica Sutherland (BC Women’s Hospital + Health Centre)
Natasha Orr (UBC) *
Developing and disseminating an interactive menstruation (info)graphic (I’M IN)

Read our Q&A with Dr. Sanders here.

  • Caroline Sanders (UNBC) *
  • Joanne Hall (Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia – Living with CAH Support Group, UK)
Erika Belanger (UNBC)
* denotes WHRI member

Click here to read more about the award and to access the full list of recipients.