News & Media

All pregnant women should be tested for hepatitis C: B.C. experts

June 18, 2019

The Vancouver Sun (Article)

New publication in Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada on cervical cancer screening

June 12, 2019

Published in the Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada, these recommendations help guide cervical cancer screening in immunocompromised women.

New publication reporting on the birth rates of women living with HIV in British Columbia, Canada

June 11, 2019

The RID team has published an exciting new article, which provides important information on birth rates and reproductive outcomes of women living with HIV in British Columbia.

Dr. Julie van Schalkwyk interim Chief Medical Officer, BC Children’s Hospital, Sunny Hill & BC Women’s Hospital

June 8, 2019

Dr. van Schalkwyk will take on role of interim Chief Medical Officer for BC Children’s, Sunny Hill, and BC Women’s Hospital + Health Centre.

Canadian study finds HPV vaccine beneficial for HIV-positive women

March 19, 2019

CATIE (Articl

HPV vaccine shows higher failure rate in girls or women living with HIV

September 11, 2018

The human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine had a higher risk of failure with women who are HIV-positive, according to a recent research by the University of British Columbia. The national observational study, published in Clinical Infectious Diseases, […]

HPV Vaccine Failure Rates May Be Higher in Women, Girls With HIV

July 25, 2018

The Clinical Advisor (Article)