Ace Chan wins Vancouver Design Jam prize for HPV vaccine cancer prevention project

A person receives a vaccination
MSM population will be targeted in HPV vaccine campaign

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

UBC SPPH MSc student Ace Chan has won funding from Cossette Health for their project on improving HPV vaccine uptake in men who have sex with men (MSM). 

Ace presented their work at the Design Jam organized by the CIHR Institute of Gender and Health, which took place in Vancouver on February 23-24, 2018. They previously won a CIHR award to attend and participate in the event. Four projects at the Design Jam received funding.

Ace will now work with Cossette Health to explore ways to target their HPV promotional campaign to the MSM population.