Our Care Team

Care team members include: infectious disease physicians; primary care providers, pharmacists, nurses, social workers, occupational therapists, mental health therapists, health educators, harm reduction supply distributers, outreach support workers, administrative and support staff, and a dedicated team of volunteers.

Our Leadership Team

Dr. Ken Kasper

  • Program Director, Manitoba HIV Program
  • Medical Doctor, FRCP(C) Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases
  • Assistant Professor; Department of Medical Microbiology, University of Manitoba

Dr. Laurie Ireland

  • Primary Care Lead, Manitoba HIV Program
  • Medical Doctor, Family Medicine
  • Medical Director; Nine Circles Community Health Centre

Dr. Marissa Becker

  • Research Lead, Manitoba HIV Program
  • Medical Doctor, FRCP(C) Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases
  • Associate Professor, Departments of Medicine, Medical Microbiology and Community Health Sciences
  • MSc. Public Health

Mike Payne, BA

  • Executive Director Nine Circles Community Health Center
  • Strategic Facilitator- MB HIV-STBBI Collective Impact Network

Stephanie Van Haute, RN BN

  • Program Development Officer, Manitoba HIV Program

Tammy Reimer, BA

  • Director of Allied Health and Health Promotion, Nine Circles Community Health Center

Kim Witges, RN, MScN

  • Clinical Director, Nine Circles Community Health Centre

Bobbi Brennan, RN BN

  • Patient Care Team Manager, Health Sciences Centre, Winnipeg