About Us

About us

This website is part of a research project funded by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research. Videos on the site were funded by the UBC Public Scholar’s Initiative.

Collaborators include; gynaecologists, allied health professionals and patient partners at the Centre for Pelvic Pain and Endometriosis located at BC Women’s Hospital + Health Centre in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada as well as endometriosis.org and the Endometriosis Network Canada.

Researchers and trainees are with the Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology and the School of Nursing at the University of British Columbia.

Our goal is to raise awareness of endometriosis-associated painful sex and improving care by sharing evidence-based information.

Site Design: Tactica Interactive

Video Animation: Angie Feret


The information offered on the website is intended to educate users on health care and medical issues related to endometriosis. Any information presented should not be considered or used as a substitute for, medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. You should always talk to your health care provider for specific questions regarding personal health or medical conditions.