CBRC Online Programming

Learn more about programs to advance 2SLGBTQIA+ health.

This is an online portal for various leadership programs and learning opportunities from the Community-Based Research Centre.

Gender-Affirming Care: Surgical Readiness & Aftercare

Gender-Affirming Care: Surgical Readiness & Aftercare

This course is for health professionals who want to provide gender-affirming care in relation to surgical interventions. This course is primarily intended for primary care providers (physicians, residents, and nurse practitioners) who can fill complete surgery coverage applications and provide post-operative care, but all healthcare professionals are welcome to take the course to learn more about gender-affirming care.

Register at https://forms.gle/UQ2hdeAFTFZYT8sx7

STBBI Testing & Treatment for 2SLGBTQIA+ Patients

This FREE course is for health professionals who want to better understand the issues around sexually transmitted and blood-borne infection (STBBI) testing and treatment needs of Two-Spirit, lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, queer, intersex, asexual, and other sex, sexual, and gender identities that have been historically marginalized in Canada (2SLGBTQIA+) people. At the conclusion of the course, participants will comprehend appropriate testing schedules for STBBIs, how to treat and follow-up STBBIs in the primary care office, and when it is most appropriate to refer a patient onwards to an Infectious Disease specialist.

Please complete our registration form at https://forms.gle/fdKYsEknBrzaM2wKA

STBBI Testing & Treatment for 2SLGBTQIA+ Patients
Prescribing PrEP - Physicians

Prescribing PrEP - Physicians

This training is for physicians (including residents) who want to prescribe pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) for HIV. 


This free course takes approximately 2.5 hours and will provide a Mainpro certificate.


Register at https://forms.gle/JYL5mn7ZgVjw91ip7 and join the online training.


Prescribing PrEP - Healthcare Providers

Prescribing PrEP -  Healthcare Providers

This training is for nurse practitioners and healthcare providers (including students) who wish to learn more about prescribing pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) for HIV. 


This course is free and takes approximately 2.5 hours.


Register at https://forms.gle/KhakV5vgVvG8d4h39 and join the online training.


Prescribing Gender-Affirming Hormones

Prescribing Gender-Affirming Hormones: Nurse Practitioners & Healthcare Providers


This course is for nurse practitioners and healthcare providers who wish to prescribe hormones for trans and gender diverse patients. 


This course is free, entirely online, self-directed, and takes approximately 3 hours. A certificate of completion is available after finishing this training.


Register at https://forms.gle/oTqjaJYcFojwRQFY7 to begin this course.

Prescribing Gender-Affirming Hormones

Prescribing Gender-Affirming Hormones: Physicians

This course is for physicians (including residents) in who wish to prescribe hormones for trans and gender diverse patients. 


This course is free, entirely online, self-directed, and takes approximately 3 hours. This training has been certified by the College of Family Physicians of Canada and the Nova Scotia Chapter for 1 Mainpro+ credit.


Register at https://forms.gle/4828k3oZRrMMuvxk7 to begin this course.

Introduction to Affirming Spaces Training

Trans Wellness Initiative Introduction to Affirming Spaces Training

Introduction to Affirming Spaces is a series of three course modules for healthcare providers that offer insight into fostering affirming healthcare practices that better serve trans and gender-diverse patients in Alberta. The training is free and administered by a collection of healthcare practitioners, academic and community-based researchers, activists, community members, university professors, and sexual health educators. 

Register Now.