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Research Projects

HEALTHY RELATIONSHIPS_101 PRESENTATION We are conducting an evaluation research project to assess the impact of the Healthy Relationship_101 presentation on the knowledge, attitudes, behaviours, and perceptions of the 14-18-year-old student attendees regarding sexual and reproductive health topics. The project is approved by the Research Ethics Board of McGill University and led by our organization’s Vice...... Read More

Contraception App

 BE IN CONTROL WEB-BASED CONTRACEPTION APPLICATION In 2016, the Urban Institute reported that only 31% of women knew about effective birth control methods, such as intrauterine devices (IUDs) and implants. To combat this issue, we launched BeInControlSite.ca, a web-based application where individuals aged 16-35 can take charge of their reproductive health by selecting various concerns around...... Read More

Sub-Saharan Africa Project

One of our current objectives is to support the World Health Organization’s (WHO) global strategy to accelerate the elimination of cervical cancer, both in Canada and in low and middle-income countries (LMIC). We have  working agreements with health ministries, as well as key leaders in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), Guinea, and Mali...... Read More

Podcasts

Healthy relationships and HPV-themed programs are offered in webinar settings. All webinars have portions elaborating on what HPV is, the cancers linked to HPV, genital warts, respiratory papillomatosis, HPV vaccination, and have a specific emphasis on the importance of cervical cancer screening. This information is presented in a simple way, providing more clarity so that,...... Read More