Dr. Peter Davidson

Dr. Peter Davidson 

Peter J. Davidson is a medical sociologist who has been conducting research and harm-reduction based intervention development on opioid-related overdose, hepatitis C transmission, and sexually transmitted infections among drug users in Australia and the United States since 1997. Dr. Davidson's current projects include a NIH/NIDA funded K01 study of spaces used to inject drugs by female sex workers in Tijuana; a study of ethical implications of conducting HIV-related research in collaboration with community-based organizations; and several projects relating to the use of naloxone to prevent opioid-related overdose death by lay individuals and by law enforcement.  

pdavidson@ucsd.edu

The overdose game: http://odgame.org

Publications: http://scholar.google.com/citations?user=YIAInOEAAAAJ&hl=en