About Us

Dr. Marisa Collins

CGSHE Faculty Member

Dr. Marisa Collins, MD, MHSc, CCRP, FCFP is CGSHE Research Scientist and UBC Assistant Professor in Family Practice. She is co-chair of the CGSHE/UBC Sexual Health Conference 2020. She was previously Medical Director for Options for Sexual Health, a not-for-profit providing sexual health clinical services in over 50 communities across BC.

Dr. Collins is a Rural Scholar, funded through the Rural Doctors’ UBC Chair in Rural Health. Her current research explores the rural clinician’s experience of patients seeking abortion. She was awarded a College of Family Physicians of Canada Janus Grant for development of the Sexual Health Forum online journal club.