News

Click the headings below to access the latest news, updates, publications, and media coverage from the Youth Sexual Health Team.

Article published by YSHT Research Assistant, Mohammad Karamouzian, in Archives of Sexual Behaviour

Article published by YSHT Research Assistant, Mohammad Karamouzian, in Archives of Sexual Behaviour

The study titled “Perceived Devaluation and STI Testing Uptake among a Cohort of Street-Involved Youth in a Canadian Setting” found that high levels of perceived devaluation among street-involved youth affected STI testing uptake.

Young men and sexual health study (Vancouver, Victoria and Kamloops)

Young men and sexual health study (Vancouver, Victoria and Kamloops)

If you’re a man between 15 and 30, and have used GetCheckedOnline, click here to find out how you can participate in this study!
 

Young men and sexual health study (Metro Vancouver)

Young men and sexual health study (Metro Vancouver)

If you’re a man between 15 and 30, and have been to YouthCO’s Mpowerment YVR program, click here to find out how you can participate in this study!
 

New article by Devon Greyson on Information world mapping

New article by Devon Greyson on Information world mapping

YSHT PhD Trainee Devon Greyson recently published an article describing Information world mapping methods in Library & Information Science Research. Check out our Journal Articles section for a link to the article.

Report and article on young mothers’ birth stories

Report and article on young mothers’ birth stories

New report and article about the birth stories of young mothers. Check out our Publications section for a link to the article and our Reports section for a link to the report.

Sexual identity disparities in Canadians’ mental health outcomes are mediated by life stress and moderated by a sense of community belonging.

Sexual identity disparities in Canadians’ mental health outcomes are mediated by life stress and moderated by a sense of community belonging.

YSHT PhD Trainee Basia Pakula recently had her findings published in Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology on this topic. Check out our Journal Articles section for a link to the article.

Article about TasP implementation challenges and opportunities

Article about TasP implementation challenges and opportunities

Former YSHT PhD Trainee Rod Knight and others published an article on this topic in BMC Public Health. Check out our Journal Articles section for a link to the article.

Study shows more mental health issues among lesbian, gay and bisexual Canadians

Study shows more mental health issues among lesbian, gay and bisexual Canadians

The American Journal of Public Health recently published YSHT PhD Trainee Basia Pakula’s research on this topic. Check out our Journal Articles section for a link to the article.
 

New Journal of Homosexuality article

New Journal of Homosexuality article

Check out our Journal Articles section for more information on this article!
 

New Youth & Society article: “Examining the concept of choice in sexual health interventions for young people.”