Gender, Sexual Orientation & Health

We investigate how systemic inequities based on gender and sexual orientations are socially produced, and how this impacts health outcomes and access to healthcare. Our projects seek to build evidence for promoting safe, inclusive and equitable understanding of gender and sexual orientation.

Addressing and Preventing Family Violence Through Hubs of Expressive Arts for Life – HEAL Project

Access Alliance will work with peer researchers, community members as well as academic and community organization partners to implement...

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Building Positive Spaces for Newcomer LGBTQ+ Women

This research investigates systemic discrimination and barriers that LGBTQ+ newcomer women and other trans and gender non-conforming newcomers in...

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Refugee Maternal and Perinatal Health

The key goal of this study was to examine maternal and perinatal health outcomes for mothers with refugee experience...

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