Tara Beaulieu

Tara Beaulieu, MIPH, is a Research Assistant with the BC Centre on Substance Use (BCCSU), and a PhD student in the Graduate Programs in Rehabilitation Sciences, Faculty of Medicine at the University of British Columbia (UBC). Under the supervision and mentorship of Drs. Lianping Ti and Skye Barbic, her doctoral

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Alexandra Collins

Alexandra Collins, MSc, is a Research Assistant with the BC Centre on Substance Use and a PhD Candidate in the Faculty of Health Sciences at Simon Fraser University (SFU). Her doctoral research explores the intersection of social geographies, housing instability, and experiences of overdose among women who use drugs within

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Kate Jaffe

Kate Jaffe, MA, is a Research Assistant with the BC Centre on Substance Use (BCCSU) and a doctoral student in the Department of Sociology at the University of British Columbia (UBC). Her research interests include HIV, medicalization, gender, and applying intersectional frameworks to health research. At the BCCSU Kate works

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Mohammad Karamouzian

Mohammad Karamouzian. DVM, MSc, is a Research Assistant with the BC Centre on Substance Use and a Master of Science student at the University of British Columbia (UBC), where his research focuses on addressing HIV/STI-related stigmas among youth. Mohammad was introduced to the areas of population and public health while

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Mary Clare<br>Kennedy

Mary Clare Kennedy, MA, is a Research Associate with the BC Centre on Substance Use (BCCSU), a Public Scholar with the University of British Columbia (UBC), and a Doctoral Student in the School of Population and Public Health at UBC. Mary Clare’s doctoral research focuses on the long-term health impacts

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Stephanie<br>Lake

Stephanie Lake, MSc, is a Research Assistant with the BC Centre on Substance Use, as well as a PhD student in the School of Population and Public Health at the University of British Columbia (UBC). Her doctoral research focuses on a range of emerging public health questions regarding the legalization

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Jane Loh

Jane Loh, BA, is a Research Assistant with the BC Centre on Substance Use, where she is investigating the relationship between cannabis use and various predictors of adherence to antiretroviral therapy (ART). In 2015 she completed her Bachelor’s degree in Health Sciences from Simon Fraser University and she plans to

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Michelle Olding

Michelle Olding, MPH, is a Research Assistant with the BC Centre on Substance Use (BCCSU) and a doctoral student in the Interdisciplinary Studies Graduate Program at the University of British Columbia (UBC), where she is supervised by Drs. Ryan McNeil and Jeannie Shoveller. Her dissertation research uses ethnographic methods to

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Iqa Mohd Salleh

Iqa Mohd Salleh, MSc, is a Research Assistant with the BC Centre on Substance Use (BCCSU) and a PhD student in interdisciplinary studies at the University of British Columbia. She is currently studying how the use of methadone maintenance therapy (MMT) can be optimized to improve adherence to antiretroviral therapy

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Andreas Pilarinos

Andreas Pilarinos, MPP, is a Research Assistant with the At-Risk Youth Study (ARYS) at the BC Centre on Substance Use and a doctoral student in the Interdisciplinary Studies Graduate Program at the University of British Columbia. Andreas’s current research examines the interplay between public policy, economic security, and health among

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