Brynn Kosteniuk BA&Sc Honours MSc (cand.) is a research assistant with the Inner City Health and Wellness Program and an MSc student in Public Health at the University of Alberta. She received her BA&Sc at the University of Saskatchewan (U of S) before moving to Edmonton in September 2018. At the U of S her research focused on how companion animals help facilitate recovery among methadone maintenance clients. Her current thesis is centered on improving the health and care of people who use drugs by examining their unmet needs as well as their perspectives of the Royal Alexandra Hospital supervised consumption service.