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Maggie Hamel-Smith Grassby (she/her)

Research Assistant - IRIS & AESHA Projects

Maggie (she/her) joined CGSHE as a research assistant working on projects within the IRIS study (Evaluating Inequities in Refugee and Immigrant Women’s Sexual Health Access), and AESHA study (An Evaluation of Sex Workers Health Access). She is an MPH student in the Faculty of Health Sciences at Simon Fraser University. She completed a joint honours BA in Psychology and Sexuality, Marriage and Family Studies at the University of Waterloo, where she focused on human sexuality and intimate relationships. Following her undergraduate degree, she worked as a trained sexual health educator facilitating programs in various school and community-based settings.