Sexual and Gender Diversity: Vulnerability and Resilience


Project Summary:

A series of research studies and development projects to address the health and wellbeing of LGBTs across Canada.

Project Description:

Collaborator as Chair of Clearing House/Newsletter/Networking (CNN) in developing a cluster of researchers across Canada who undertake research with gender and sexually diverse populations continuing the SSHRC project below. Consisting of four projects, this large study will conduct an extensive qualitative study of content-valid experiences of discrimination with multiple racial/ethnic minority groups who also self-identify as gay, lesbian or bisexual (affiliate researcher); conduct secondary analysis of the team’s available cumulative database in order to examine intersections between sexual orientation and sex/gender; examine the prevalence of health indicators, risk factors, and social milieu variables of Canadian sexual minorities using secondary analysis of the Canadian Community Health Survey (CCHS) database .

Project Type:
Funded

Project Role:
Collaborator, Affiliate Researcher and Chair

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Start Date:
Apr
2006
End Date:
Mar
2011

Funder:
Canadian Institutes for Health Research (CIHR)

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Principal Investigator: Danielle Julien

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Canadian Institutes for Health Research (CIHR)
805185
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(FQRSC) fonds de recherche sur la société et la culture, Quebec
456604
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