HIV, disability and rehabilitation: an environmental scan of Canadian research in Sub-Saharan Africa
Stephanie Nixon, UofT, International Centre for Disability and Rehabilitation (ICDR); Lori Chambers, McMaster University; Margaret Maimbolwa, University of Zambia; Robin Montgomery, Interagency Coalition on AIDS and Development (ICAD); Valerie Pierre-Pierre and Tola Mbulaheni (AACHO); Stephen Tattle and Tammy Yates, Canadian Working Group on HIV and Rehabilitation (CWGHR); Catherine Worthington, University of Victoria
1) To identify and describe research on disability and/or rehabilitation in the context of HIV in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) that is being conducted by Canadians. 2) Provide an overview of the current research landscape Identify areas for possible collaboration. 3) Identify gaps in research.
1) To create a comprehensive account of Canadian research on HIV and rehabilitation in SSA that is taking place. 2) To identify characteristics of this research. 3) To consider not only north-south lessons but also south-north lessons as part of shared innovation. 4) To foster collaboration among researchers working in this area.
2010 - 2015
CIHR Social Research Centre in HIV Prevention