Researcher Database

Name Location

Barry Trentham

b.trentham@utoronto.ca
160-500 University Avenue
Toronto, Ontario
416-978-0302
http://www.ot.utoronto.ca/faculty/faculty_directory/trentham_b.asp
University of Toronto
Secondary Affiliation: Associate Member
Assistant Professor
Occupational Therapy
Department: Occupational Science & Occupational Therapy
Secondary Department: School of Graduate Studies

Languages:

  • English

Communities:

  • Gay men
  • People living with disabilities
  • Seniors

Expertise:

  • Clinical research
  • Community-based or Participatory/Action research
  • Interviews
  • Knowledge Translation and Exchange
  • Qualitative data analysis

Topic:

  • Access to care
  • Ageing
  • Chronic disease
  • Disabilities & Ableism
  • Discrimination
  • Gay Men’s Health
  • HIV/AIDS
  • Mental health
  • Race/Racism/Racialization
  • Senior Issues
  • Sexuality

Available to Mentor:

  • Community-based researchers
  • Doctoral students
  • Masters students
  • Undergraduate students

Current Interest in LGBTQ Research

My doctoral work focused on the life histories of gay men aging in rural environments with a focus on their engagement in community and family roles. Findings speak to how the queer experience adds to current conceptual understandings of the life course and aging.

Experience with LGBTQ Research

My doctoral work focused on the life histories of gay men aging in rural environments with a focus on their engagement in community and family roles. Findings speak to how the queer experience adds to current conceptual understandings of the life course and aging.

Current Projects

Rehabilitation Interventions for People Aging with HIV: A Scoping Review

Lessons learned from Informal Gay Caregivers

Key Publications

Experiences of Minority Users of Occuptional Therapy Services

Diversity and inclusion within an occuptional therapy curriculum