Webinar: Ethical tensions and harms in peer research and engagement

Delve into the world of peer research by joining an enlightening webinar scheduled for Thursday, January 25, 2024, from 12:00 to 1:30 p.m. EST. The session, featuring presenters Merrick Pilling and Lori Ross, will provide unique insights into the experiences of peer researchers within mental health service user communities, people who use drugs, trans and non-binary communities, and racialized communities. The discussion will center on shared challenges stemming from systemic oppressions and advocate for a more reflexive approach to peer research methodologies.

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For more information and a deeper understanding of the topics to be covered, visit this link. This webinar is a must-attend for researchers and professionals across universities, hospitals, and allied sectors, offering a unique opportunity to identify potential harms experienced by peer researchers and discuss strategies to mitigate these challenges. The event will be moderated by Lucy Costa, Deputy Executive Director of the Empowerment Council. Don’t miss out on this chance to contribute to the advancement of equity in health research.