Dr. Kora DeBeck

Dr. Kora DeBeck, PhD, is a Research Scientist with the BC Centre on Substance Use and Assistant Professor in the School of Public Policy at Simon Fraser University. Her research focuses on informing and evaluating health and policy interventions to reduce health and social harms among people who use drugs, with

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Dr. Kanna Hayashi

Dr. Kanna Hayashi, PhD, is a Research Scientist with the BC Centre on Substance Use, the St. Paul’s Hospital Chair in Substance Use Research, and Assistant Professor in the Faculty of Health Sciences, Simon Fraser University. Her primary research interests and expertise include social and clinical epidemiology of substance use, community-based

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Dr. Ryan McNeil

Dr. Ryan McNeil, PhD, is a Research Scientist with the BC Centre on Substance Use and Assistant Professor in the Department of Medicine at the University of British Columbia (UBC). Through his qualitative and ethnographic research, he seeks to identify social, structural, and environmental influences on risk, harm, and health

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Dr. M-J Milloy

Dr. M-J Milloy, PhD, is a Research Scientist with the BC Centre on Substance Use (BCCSU) and Assistant Professor in the Division of AIDS, Department of Medicine at the University of British Columbia (UBC). Dr. Milloy is an infectious disease epidemiologist whose research focuses on the interrelationships between illicit drugs and

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Dr. Lindsey Richardson

Dr. Lindsey Richardson, PhD, is a Research Scientist with the BC Centre on Substance Use and Assistant Professor in the Department of Sociology at the University of British Columbia. She is a medical sociologist whose research focuses on the determinants and consequences of employment, income generation, and socio-economic marginalization among

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Dr. William Small

Dr. Will Small, PhD, is a Research Scientist with the BC Centre on Substance Use (BCCSU) and Assistant Professor in the Faculty of Health Sciences at Simon Fraser University. Dr. Small’s work applies social science methods to study public health issues among illicit drug users, with a focus on HIV

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