Evan Wood, M.D. PhD
Clinical Associate Professor, AIDS
Evan Wood, M.D. PhD (Principal Investigator) is a Clinical Associate Professor in the Department of Medicine at the University of British Columbia and is a Research Scientist at the British Columbia Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS, where he is responsible for a range of nationally and internationally funded research projects related to injection drug use and HIV/AIDS. He has extensive research experience in the area of clinical epidemiology, especially in evaluating the treatment of HIV/AIDS, addiction, and epidemiologic study design, particularly among injection drug using populations. Dr. Wood has published over 170 scientific papers in international peer-reviewed journals, including over 35 studies specific to SIFs, and has given over 200 scholarly presentations. He is the Associate Editor of the International Journal of Drug Policy and serves on the Editorial Boards of a range of scientific journals. Dr. Wood has received a range of national and international recognitions for his contributions to research including being awarded the Canadian Medical Associations 2007 award for young leaders.