Graduate Research Assistant, Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia
Trevor Goodyear is a graduate student in the Master of Science in Nursing/Master of Public Health program at the University of British Columbia. Through his master’s thesis and upcoming doctoral studies, he is engaged in equity-promoting research with people who use drugs and, particularly, with youth and 2SLGBTQ+ people who use drugs. Trevor prioritizes approaches to research that centre people with lived experience, and that draw attention to the ways in which socio-structural conditions influence access to health and healthcare.
Trevor is a graduate research assistant with the British Columbia Centre on Substance Use, and is also a youth mental health nurse at BC Children’s Hospital.
May 20, 2020 15:21 pm UTC| Life
The opioid overdose crisis has killed over 14,700 Canadians since January 2016. Unfortunately, we dont know how many lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and other queer (LGBTQ+) peoples lives are among those lost, because...