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

Are you a young man (15-30 years old)?

Are you fluent in English?

Have you used the GetCheckedOnline (GCO) service?

Do you have sex with other men?

Want to receive $30 by participating in an interview?

The purpose of this study is to better understand the experiences and perspectives of young men who have sex with men in Vancouver, Kamloops, and Victoria, BC, with sexual health services. In particular, we are interested in learning about your experiences with and opinions of BC Centre for Disease Control’s GetCheckedOnline service. This information will help improve STI/HIV services for young men across the province. All interviews are confidential and take approximately 1 to 1.5 hours to complete. You will receive a $30 honorarium for your participation.

Contact us to learn more about the study and find out if you are eligible. If you are under 19, you will not need your parents’ or guardians’ permission. Your participation will not affect the services you receive from your health care providers, schools, or social service agencies.

Contact Information:
Anna Carson
(604) 827-4568

More information on our study is available here.

For a PDF poster explaining this study, please go here.