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 R01 study examining impacts of Sheriff Department use of naloxone to respond to opioid overdose in San Diego County; a NIH/NIDA funded study of the ethical implications of conducting HIV-related research in collaboration with community-based organizations; and several projects relating to the prevention of overdose and other harms among people who inject drugs.

pdavidson@ucsd.edu

 

The overdose game: http://odgame.org

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