In the News

Dr. Wendy Norman received a CIHR Spring 2019 Planning and Dissemination Grant

The grant will be used to plan research priorities to support nurses in providing optimal medical abortion care.


Highlights from the 23rd STI & HIV World Congress

The WHRI’s Global Control of HPV Related Diseases Research Program made a significant mark at the 23rd STI & HIV 2019 World Congress held in Vancouver from July 14 – 17. The group led a well-attended pre-conference workshop and were selected for several oral and poster presentations throughout the conference.


Call For Proposals: Gynecologic Cancer Initiative-Clinical Trials Group (GCI-CTG)

As part of its commitment to enhancing clinical trials capacity, the GCI-CTG is pleased to launch a round of funding applications to support clinical research on gynecologic cancers.

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 In the Media

Nature publishes an article featuring Dr. Moe Elgendi’s research

Dr. Elgendi’s recent work used machine learning to examine 200 articles for insight into which characteristics are common among highly cited papers.


“I Should Be Allowed to Leave Men Out of My Studies”

Check out this piece authored by Dr. Liisa Galea, which breaks down the reasons research shouldn’t always need to consider both sexes.


Dr. Wendy Norman speaks with Genesa Greening on CTV Morning Live

Watch their discussion on equitable access to abortion care during the show’s Her Health segment.

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WHRI Events

WHRI Celebrates World Sexual Health Day

Date: September 4, 2019

Time: 12-1:30pm

Location: D308 SHY Bldg

WHRI Celebrates World Sexual Health Day

Public Event: Shaping a Healthy Future for Young Women

Date: September 19, 2019

Time: 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Location: Italian Cultural Centre Vancouver

Public Event: Shaping a Healthy Future for Young Women

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