First Canadian study of gender-affirming surgery highlights a long and frustrating journey for transgender patients
Access to gender-affirming surgery has improved in British Columbia over the past couple years, but transgender people needing to access surgery still face complex and often unclear pathways.
Oct 17, 2017
UBC study: Gay couples face pressure to marry, conform to relationship status quo
Unmarried same-sex couples in Canada are feeling pressure to tie the knot, according to a recent study published in the Canadian Review of Sociology that examined their experiences.
Jan 27, 2016
Supportive families and schools critical in protecting transgender youth health: UBC study
A new national study shows that while Canada’s transgender youth face significant physical and mental health issues, strong family, school and community connections are helping many of them navigate these challenges.
May 6, 2015