Dr. Canham’s research examines the experience of hospital discharge and related topics for persons experiencing homelessness, as well as potential interventions. Based on data collected from multiple research projects, several lines of data analyses need to be pursued, including formal and informal support networks for persons experiencing homelessness, stigma experienced by homeless persons, medical respite interventions, and others.
Volunteer; Prepare a UROP proposal
Conduct literature searches, synthesize literature, analyze qualitative data, presenter research findings
Develop qualitative research skills, peer-reviewed manuscript writing skills, and research presentation skills
Variable duration, approx. 6-10 hours/week
Good organizational and communication skills; strong writing skills; access to a Mac computer