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Fall Symposium 2021

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Our inaugural symposium featured lightening style talks by CGSHE-affiliated UBC and SFU trainees on a variety of topics, ranging from impact of the pandemic on sex workers to the experiences of non-binary youth in Canadian sports. Presenters include Martha Gumprich (they/she), Brett Koenig (they/he), Alexander Korzuchowski (he/him), Niki Oveisi (she/her), Jennie Pearson (she/her),  Amrit Tiwana (she/her). The event was moderated by CGSHE trainee and SFU Research Fellow Alice Murage (she/her). WATCH NOW

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Time

 

Talk Title

Speaker

12:00 pm  

Moderator welcome & land acknowledgement

 

Alice Murage (she/her)
SFU Research Fellow
12:05 pm  

Geographic distribution of conversion therapy in Canada

 

Amrit Tiwana (she/her)
SFU BSc Student
12:15 pm  

The experiences of nurses during COVID-19 in British Columbia, Canada

 

Niki Oveisi (she/her)
UBC PhD Student
12:25 pm  

Sex workers’ access to Government Relief Funds during COVID-19: results of a community-based cohort in Metro Vancouver

 

Jennie Pearson (she/her)
UBC PhD Student
12:35 pm  

Investigating the experience of Canadian non-binary individuals in organized sport

 

Martha Gumprich (they/she)
SFU MSc Student
12:45 pm  

Experiences of women working in long-term care facilities in British Columbia during COVID-19

 

Alexander Korzuchowski (he/him)
SFU Research Assistant
12:55 pm  

Gender, violence, and sex work: Barriers to reporting violence among men and non-binary sex workers under end-demand criminalization

 

Brett Koenig (they/he)
UBC MSc Student
1:05 pm  

Moderated Q&A Session

 

Alice Murage (she/her)
SFU Research Fellow