News

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

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!
 

GetCheckedOnline – Online Sexual Health Study

GetCheckedOnline – Online Sexual Health Study

If you’re between 15 and 30, have previously tested for STIs, and are fluent in English, click here to find out how you can participate in this study!
 

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

New YSHT article in BMC Medical Ethics

Find a link to this new BMC Medical Ethics article in our Journal Articles section!
 

YSHT Trainee Receives UBC 4YF

YSHT Trainee Receives UBC 4YF

Congratulations to Nazrul Islam, who received a UBC Four Year Fellowship! For more information on our trainees and their achievements, please see our People section.
 
 

Examining clinicians’ experiences providing sexual health services for LGBTQ youth

Examining clinicians’ experiences providing sexual health services for LGBTQ youth

Find a link to this new Health Education Research article in our Journal Articles section!