Publications and Conference Presentations

2014

Vissandjee, B. Denetto, S., Migliardi, P. and Proctor, J. Female Genital Cutting and the Ethics of Care: Community Engagement and Cultural Sensitivity at the Interface of Migration Experiences. BCM International Health and Human Rights, 14:13 doi:10.1186/1472-698X-14-13 . http://www.biomedcentral.com/1472-698X/14/13/abstract

2014

Migliardi, P. and Denetto, S. Perspectives on Female Genital Cutting and Change among Women, Men and Youth. In Immigrant Integration: Research for Future Policies. K. Murphy Kildride (ed.). Toronto: Canadian Scholars' Press Inc.

2013
Vissandjée, B., Denetto, S., Migliardi, P. and Proctor, J. Défis d’intervention en contexte interculturel : le cas de pratiques traditionnelles telles que l’excision et de l’infibulation dans une perspective éthique et de santé publique au Canada. In Réduction des Méfaits et Tolérance en Santé Publique: Enjeux éthiques et Politiques. R. Masse (ed.) Les Presses de L’Université de Laval.

2011
Migliardi, P., Vissandjée, B. and Einstein, G. At the Crossroads: Healthcare Experiences of Women with Female Genital Cutting, Intersections: A newsletter of the Institute of Gender and Health 3(1):6-8.  

2011
Frohlick, S. and Migliardi, P. Heterosexual Profiling and New Dating Regimes for “Older Women” in the Digital Age, Australian Feminist Studies 26(67): 73-88.

2008
Simbandunwe, L., Bailey, B., Denetto, S., Migliardi, P., Bacon, B. and Nighswander, M. Family Violence Prevention Programs in Immigrant Communities: Perspectives of Immigrant Men, Journal of Community Psychology, 36 (7): 899-914. 

2006
Heinonen, T., Blum, E., and Migliardi, P and White, J. Opening the Floodgates: The Aftermath of an Immigrant Women’s Action against Violence Project and its Evaluation, Canadian Woman Journal, 32(3-4), Winter/Spring. https://pi.library.yorku.ca/ojs/index.php/cws/article/viewFile/5953/5142

2003
Migliardi, P. Blum, E. and Heinonen, T. Immigrant Women’s Action Against Violence : A Prevention Strategy.  In RESOLVE/Fernwood Publishing Series Prevention of Family Violence Across the Lifespan. Christine Ateah (ed.)

2003
Avilés, M. and Bailey, K. Domestic violence in immigrant and refugee communities : the Women's Action Against Violence Project (WAAV). In Women’s Health, Women’s Rights: Perspectives on Global Health Issues. Vijay Agnew (ed.) Toronto: Center for Feminist Research, York University.

 

Presentations at Conferences

Often, we are invited to deliver presentations at University courses, colloquiums. The following list only provides information on the presentations at conferences.

Migliardi, P. "What about [the] youth?" Working through diverse perspectives on immigration, sexuality and sexual health (Round Table Discussion). 18th Annual Metropolis Conference. Vancouver, March 2015. 

Migliardi, P. and Daniel S. Community-Based Research on Care and Supports among African Immigrant Women Living with HIV. 1st Manitoba HIV Program Research Day. Winnipeg, March 2015.

Daniel, S., Migliardi, P. and Gethaun, F. Our Selves Our Daughters: A "whole" community approach towards the prevention of Female Genital Cutting. Strangers in a New Homeland Conference. Winnipeg, October 2014.

Migliardi, P., Ngo Tona, B., Alper, D. and Sadi, M. "Les enfants découvrent le sexe trop tôt. Je trouve cela scandaleux!" Untangling notions of sexuality in a new homeland among Afro-francophones in Winnipeg. Strangers in a New Homeland Conference. Winnipeg, October 2013.

Migliardi, P., Frohlick, S. Figuring the Silence: Immigration, Decoding Practices, and African Newcomer Girl's Sexualities in the Urban Prairies. Rethinking Race and Sexuality: Feminist Conversations, Contestations, and Coalitions Conference. Montreal, April 2013.

Migliardi, P. Frohlick, S., Tesfai, S., Tachble, A., Carter, R., Este, D. and Worthington, C. The Method to the Madness: Engaging Newcomer African Youth in Sexual Health Collaborative Research. Western Canadian Sexual Health Conference. Vancouver, May 2012.

Plenert, L. and Daniel, S. A Community-Based Approach to Addressing Female Genital Cutting (FGC) with Refugee and Immigrant Women in Winnipeg Western Canadian Sexual Health Conference. Vancouver, May 2012.

Migliardi, P. and Frohlick, S. Refugee Youth Negotiating Change: Roundtable Discussion on the topic of refugee youth and sexuality.  14th Annual Metropolis Conference. Toronto, March 2012.

Denetto, S. and Migliardi, P. Women, Men and Youth’s Perspectives of Female Genital Cutting and Change in Winnipeg. 14th Annual Metropolis Conference. Toronto, March 2012.

Denetto, S., Migliardi P., and Vissandjée, B., Grey Areas, controversies and challenges: reflections and actions concerning Female Genital Cutting in Canada, Journées annuelles de santé publique (JASP). Montréal, November 2011.

Migliardi, P. and Denetto, S. Community Based Research on Concepts of Change with Respect to the Practice of Female Genital Cutting with an African Newcomer Community in Winnipeg Prairie Metropolis Regional Conference, Edmonton, November 2011.

Migliardi P, Denetto S. Our Selves Our Daughters: An Integrated Approach to Community-Based Research and Programming with and African Newcomer Community in Winnipeg Addressing Female Genital Cutting. Symposium on Female Genital Cutting: Focus on Canadian Approaches to Addressing FGC, Winnipeg, May 2011.

Migliardi P, Frohlick S, Mohamed, M Ethno-Racial Minority Youth and Sexual Health in the Immigrant Context: Exploring issues and research approaches, 20th Annual Canadian Conference on HIV/AIDS Research, Toronto, April 2011.

Migliardi P, Denetto S, Daniel S, Plenert L. Our Selves, Our Daughters: A community-based approach to addressing female genital cutting, Annual Social Work Conference: Strangers in New Homelands Conference, University of Manitoba, November 2010.

Migliardi P, Daniel S, Denetto S, Plenert L. Our Selves Our Daughters: A Community-Based Approach to Addressing Female Genital Cutting, National Collaborative Centre in Public Health Summer Institute, Winnipeg, June 2010.  

Migliardi P, Sharma P and Project Youth Research Team, Ethno-Racial Minority Youth Speak Out About Sexuality: Findings from a Community Based Research, New Shores: Understanding Immigrant Children Conference, University of Guelph, October 2007.

Migliardi P, Sharma P and Project Youth Research Team, Ethno-Racial Minority Youth Speak Out about Sexuality: Findings from a Community Based Research, 9th National Metropolis Conference, Toronto, March 2007.

Denetto, S. The Strengthening Families in Canada Project: Violence Prevention & Sexual Health Education and Outreach in Immigrant and Refugee Communities, Western Canadian Sexual Health Conference Calgary, May 2006

Migliardi P and Campos C. Strengthening Families in Canada: Immigrant Men’s Perspectives on Family Violence Prevention RESOLVE Research Day, Winnipeg, November 2005.

Migliardi P, Blum E, Heinonen T and Ramos M What Do You Mean and What Are you Saying? Do Culture and Language Make a Difference in Community-University Partnerships? CUExpo2005, Winnipeg, September 2005.

Migliardi P, Blum E, Heinonen T, White J, Anchan, J, Dyer A, Immigrant Women’s Action Against Violence Project Evaluation: Implications for Policy, 7th National Metropolis Conference, Montreal, March 2004.

Blum E, Heinonen T, Migliardi P, White J and Ramos M. Issues in Community Partnerships with Social Work Academics: Immigrant Women’s Action Against Violence Evaluation. Canadian Association of Schools of Social Work Conference, Winnipeg May-June 2004.