Over the past decades, the CTN has expanded the scope of its research questions and methodologies to respond to changing needs, while maintaining its core focus and expertise. The scope of problems addressable using CTN expertise is escalating, as is the number and breadth of CTN members and membership. CTN’s membership and membership categories has been expanded in a targeted and dynamic way to help the Network achieve current and emerging priorities. Recognizing the important contributions of many kinds of experts to CTN, the Network has six kinds of members:
(1) Investigators (academic and community)
(2) Clinical research coordinators
(3) Community members
(4) Postdoctoral Fellows
(5) Committee members
(6) National Centre
The average age of people living with HIV in Canada is rising. CTN and BC-CfE researchers are working to understand the factors associated with aging in HIV. This story was originally published by BC-CfE.
Dr. Haneesha Mohan, CTN Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the University Health Network, describes her work on understanding the metabolic diseases and birth defects potentially caused by ARV medications.
We talked to three community members to get their unique perspectives on the pervasive impact of HIV-related stigma and what we can do to combat it
CTN Investigators Drs. Cecilia Costiniuk and Ali Jenabian publish a thorough editorial review of cannabis research in HIV and inflammation