Based in Toronto but global in outlook, pozcast challenges the status quo and celebrates people living and thriving with HIV. Host James Watson and his guests explore what it means to be poz and share stories of resilience, courage and resolve. Pozcast gets upfront and personal on issues that matter to the HIV community through candid conversations about health, work, love and life.
SE2EP12: Undetectable: A critique on the gatekeepers that have stopped the world from becoming HIV/AIDS free
Undetectable=Untransmittable, a medical discovery, could effectively stop the global AIDS epidemic. So why hasn’t it? Host James Watson sits down with the director and some of the key cast members to discuss the film, Undetectable, and unpack the issues and triumphs with carrying forward U=U’s messaging.
SE2 EP11: The CHIWOS Movement: A decade of ground-breaking change for women living with HIV
Sex, health and reproduction…What are the needs and priorities of women living with HIV? Host James Watson discusses these, as well as the enduring success of the Canadian HIV Women’s Sexual & Reproductive Health Cohort Study (CHIWOS) with guests Breklyn Bertozzi and Mina Kazemi.
SE2 EP10: Peer Researchers: Let's get real (Part 2)
Have we academicized or credentialized community-based research? Can researchers truly support communities’ leadership in research to create tangible and meaningful change? In this second episode of a two-part series on pozcast, we’re about to find out!
SE2 EP9: Peer Researchers: Let's get real (Part 1)
Is the peer research model working? Pozcast opens up a discussion and casts a critical eye on on peer research as host James Watson chats with two well-respected peer researchers to get their insights into the realities of working in this complex position.
SE2 EP8 [Encore broadcast]: HIV, Fatherhood & Fertility
Summer is special season full of sunshine and celebrations, including Father's Day, which we recently celebrated in June. To continue celebrating dads, this month on pozcast we revisit one of our favourite episodes from Season 1. While the episode dates back to 2017, the conversation is as important and relevant as ever.
SE2 EP7: Reconstructing the Home-fire
In this special edition of pozcast and as part of National Indigenous History Month, guest host Doris Peltier and her two special guests, Elder Albert McLeod and Dr. Randy Jackson, discuss the Indigenous HIV movement in Canada.