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Community Engaged Research Panel

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June 24 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Please join us for the Community Engaged Research Panel, on Friday June 24th 2022 from 2:00 – 3:30 PM via Zoom.

This event is co-sponsored by the BC Centre for Disease Control (BCCDC), the Centre for Gender and Sexual Health Equity (CGSHE), and SFU’s Community Engaged Research Initiative (SFU CERi) and the panel will discus the opportunities, challenges and practicalities associated with community engaged research and will include the points of discussion:
• Facilitating community advisory boards in a respectful way
• Working towards shared leadership with community members
• Applying principles of community engagement in public health beyond research

Each of the panelists has significant experience doing community engaged research with various communities, including people with incarceration experience, Two-spirit communities and immigrant communities.

For more details about the event, speakers, and registration – please visit this link here:

If you have any questions or need more info about the event please contact Samira Karsiem 



June 24
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

From Our Community

Ovey Yeung

Patient Partner, Vancouver

Ovey Yeung

Being involved in the Patient Voices Network has broadened my understanding of the system and helped me empathize with health care challenges and limitations. What matters to me is to walk away feeling that my experience matters, that I matter!