Lessons from a new safe supply pilot project at the Hope to Health Centre in the Downtown Eastside

Date: Wednesday, March 24, 2021, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Following this webinar, participants will be able to:

  • Define safe supply and discuss safe supply strategies in BC
  • Explain how to access safe supply in BC
  • Illustrate the human impact of safe supply programs on communities
  • Describe educational resources and tools about safe supply in BC
  • Identify challenges and opportunities of rolling out new safe supply programs in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside

This webinar will include presentations from:

Kate Salters, PhD
Research Scientist
BC Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS

Julie Foreman, RN
Hope to Health Research and Innovation Centre
BC Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS

Edward Rooke, MD, CCFP
Physician
Hope to Health Research and Innovation Centre
BC Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS

Olivia Toews
Peer Specialist
RainCity Housing

Facilitated by: Cathy Puskas, PhD
Clinical Educator
Clinical Education and Training Program
BC Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS

Presentations will be followed by a discussion where participants will have the opportunity to ask questions and receive real-time responses from presenters.


Cost: Free registration.

Please register for the webinar by

clicking here.

This event is accredited by the College of Family Physicians of Canada and the British Columbia Chapter for up to 1 Mainpro+ credit.

If you have any questions regarding this event, please contact BC-CfE’s Education and Training team at: education@bccfe.ca