McMaster University


McMaster University


Past and Present Grants


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Sex, Gender, & Health: An Interdisciplinary Casebook

Dr. Stacey Ritz



The Morocco-Canada Network for Maternal and Infant Health: Determining Research Priorities and a Framwork for Action

Dr. Ellen Amster




Women and Disability in Medical Narrative and Culture:

A Cross-Disciplinary Seminar for Medical Learners (The Case of Frida Kahlo)

Submitted by applicants: Bahar Orang and Melody Mikhail

Departments: Medicine, Gender Studies & Feminist Research

Project Supervisor: Dr. Amster

$10, 000.00      

The Gender Lady: The Fabulous Dr. May Cohen

A documentary film by Drs. Cheryl Levitt & Barbara Lent




Teaching Physical Assessment of The Well Woman: Development of an Education Resource for Midwifery Students

Beth Murray Davis, Midwifery and Ob/Gyn


Leaning IN- Gender and Leadership

Anne Wong, Program for Faculty Development


Wong, A.McKey, C. and Baxter, P. (2018), "What’s the fuss? Gender and academic leadership", Journal of Health Organization and Management, Vol. 32 No. 6, pp. 779-792.


Patient-Level Counseling Aids for Improving Contraceptive Decision-Making

Brigid Deneley, Ob/Gyn

Supervisor:  Dr. Dustin Costescu




Guiding Practice for Medical Students and Physicians:  Increasing competencies in caring for LGBTQ2+ Patient Populations

Sarah MacIsaac and Melissa Bota (MD Program)

Supervisor, Dr. Rob Whyte



Postpartum Depression in Women of SouthAsian Origin in Canada:  An Education Initiative and SouTh Asian BiRth cohorT (START) Sub-Study

Dr. Rebecca Anglin, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Neurosciences


Gender Competency in the Health Sciences:  A Pilot Study to Inform Continuing Professional Development Initiatives

Dr. Marcel Doré, Department of Family Medicine



Gender and Health E-Module:  Exploring Gender Narratives

Lisa Fu / Joshua Smalley (FHS students)


Using Qualitative Research to Develop a Program for HIV-Positive Women at an Outpatient HIV Clinic

Allyson Ion / Dawn Elston (SIS Clinic)


Planting Seeds:  The Growth of Communtiy-Centred Health Initiatives /  11th Annual International Women’s and Children’s Health Conference

Joan Chan / Jillian Korolnek  (FHS Students)


Helping Health Professional Learners be Comfortable and Confident with Sexual Health Screening:  Instructor Resource DVD

Dr. Kristina Trim (Bachelor of Health Sciences Program)


Teaching the History of Health and Medicine:  Towards a More Gender-Balanced Approach

David Wright (Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Neurosciences/History)



Changing Perceptions:  Intimate Partner Violence and the Health Care System

Mohit Bhandari / Sonia Dosanjh


Development of an InterProfessional Module on Gender and Poverty

Patty Solomon



Gender Diversity in Nutrition Needs for Optimal Health:  Development of Web-Based Teaching Tool

Stephanie Atkinson / Fouad Yousif


Victims of Intimate Partner Violence:  A Health Care Provider’s Guide to Identification, Assessment and Intervention

Mohit Bhandari / Sonia Dosanjh


Identifying Gender Differences in Adolescents’ Descriptions of Irritable Mood

Khrista Boylan / Peter Szatmari



Women’s Health Issues Associated with Physical Disability – A Web-Based Interactive Module for Rehabilitation Students.

Liliana Coman / Julia Richardson


Gender Sensitivity and Surgery

Mohit Bhandari / Victoria Patenall


The Resident, the Computer and the Tutor:  E-Learning and Women’s Mental Health

Leslie Born / Meir Steiner


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