About Us

Dr. Jill Chettiar

Associate Director

Dr. Jill Chettiar, MD, MPH, is Associate Director of the Centre for Gender and Sexual Health Equity and incoming faculty at the University of British Columbia’s Faculty of Medicine. Dr. Chettiar is trained in family medicine with a special interest in sexual health over the lifespan and gender-affirming care. Prior to her MD training, she brings over a decade of community leadership experience and has worked with CGSHE/UBC in many capacities since 2009. She is Primary Investigator of the Trans Health Research Project funded by Vancouver Foundation and Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research hosted at CGSHE, in partnership with PACE, QMUNITY, WAVAW, and the Catherine White Holman Wellness Centre and in collaboration with Trans Care BC. She is @DrJillChettiar on Twitter.