Nila PARVARESH

Nila Parvaresh

Research Coordinator II

Nila is a research coordinator with extensive experience in public health, mental and sexual health. Her academic background in psychology and sexology and her multidisciplinary training earned her involvement in diverse research projects focused on sexually transmitted infection prevention and sexual health education.

She joined the Options Lab in April 2021 as the provincial research coordinator of the community-based ON-PrEP Cohort study. Nila coordinates the study activities through St.Michael’s Hospital, the AIDS Committee of Toronto (ACT) and other stakeholder community partners. She is responsible for the project management and provides logistical support to the academic and community-based research sites to enrol participants on the study.