This study is being conducted by researchers at the University of Toronto, HIV clinics and AIDS Service Organizations from across Canada. It has been funded by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research and the Centre for Social Research on HIV.

Principal Investigator:
Dr. Liviana Calzavara, Professor,
Dalla Lana School of Public Health, Centre for Social Research on HIV, University of Toronto


Other Study Investigators and Collaborators:

      • Dan Allman, Assistant Professor
        Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto
      • Chris Aucoin, Gay Men’s Health Coordinator
        AIDS Coalition of Nova Scotia (ACNS)
      • Jean-Guy Baril, MD and Director of Research
        Clinique Médicale du Quartier Latin
      • Laura Bisaillon, Assistant Professor
        Health Studies Department, University of Toronto
      • Adam Bourne, Research Fellow
        London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
      • Ann Burchell, Scientist
        Department of Community and Family Medicine and Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St. Michael’s Hospital
      • Ken Clement, Executive Director
        Canadian Aboriginal AIDS Network
      • Brian Conway, MD, FRCPC, President & Medical Director
        Vancouver Infectious Diseases Centre
      • Amrita Daftary, Adjunct
        Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto
      • Laurie Edmiston, Executive Director
        Canadian AIDS Treatment Information Exchange (CATIE)
      • Brenda Gladstone, Assistant Professor
        Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto
      • Elgin Lim, Director of Programs and services
        Positive Living BC
      • Gary Lacasse, Chief Executive Officer
        Canadian AIDS Society
      • Bertrand Lebouché, Assistant Professor
        Chronic Viral Illness Service, Glen site, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal
      • Mona Loutfy, MD, FRCPC, MPH, Infectious Diseases Specialist & Clinical Researcher, Women’s College Research Institute, Women’s College Hospital, University of Toronto & Maple Leaf Medical Clinic
      • Renée Masching, Director of Research and Policy
        Canadian Aboriginal AIDS Network
      • Ryan Meili, MD, Family physician
        West Side Community Clinic / Assistant Professor, University of Saskatchewan, Co-Lead, Saskatchewan HIV/AIDS Research Endeavour
      • Joshua Mendelsohn, Assistant Professor
        Department of Health Studies, Pace University
      • Ted Myers, Professor
        Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto
      • Jean-Pierre Routy, MD and Professor
        McGill University
      • Shannon Ryan, Executive Director
        The Black Coalition for AIDS Prevention (Black CAP)
      • Stephen Sanache, MD
        Saskatoon HIV/AIDS Research Endeavor (SHARE)
      • Stuart Skinner, MD and Clinical Assistant Professor
        Regina General Hospital and University of Saskatchewan
      • Kris Stewart, Professor
        University of Saskatchewan, Infectious Disease Care Network
      • Donna Tennant, Executive Director
        Positive Women’s Network
      • Wangari Tharao, Program and Research Manager
        Women’s Health in Women’s Hands
      • Tamara Thompson, PhD Candidate
        University of Western Ontario & Health Promoter, Middlesex-London Health Unit
      • Chris Tsoukas, Professor, Director
        Division of Adult Allergy and Clinical Immunology / McGill University, McGill University Health Centre
      • Jocelyn Watchorn, Manager of Support Services
        AIDS Committee of Toronto
      • Alexander Wong, MD and Clinical Director
        Division of Infectious Diseases, Regina General Hospital


Project Manager:
Sandra Bullock,
Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto