Travis Salway* is a social epidemiologist whose research aims to understand health inequities experienced by lesbian, gay, bisexual, and queer people. Travis is a Banting and Michael Smith Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the UBC School of Population and Public Health and the BC Centre for Disease Control, where he works with public health administrators and clinicians to find health service solutions to elevated rates of depression, anxiety, suicide ideation, and substance use among lesbian, gay, bisexual, and queer Canadians. Travis’s training spans social work at the University of California at Berkeley (2002), clinical epidemiology at McGill University (2008), and public health epidemiology at the University of Toronto (2017). He is an Affiliate Faculty Member with the Centre for Gender and Sexual Health Equity, an Affiliated Researcher at the Community-Based Research Centre for Gay Men’s Health, and the co-founder of the Vancouver-based LGBTQ2 Mental Health Roundtable.
* former name: Travis Salway Hottes