David Scott Metzger, Ph.D.

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Research Professor of Social Policy in Psychiatry
Department: Psychiatry

Contact information
HIV Prevention Research Division
3535 Market Street Rm. 4001
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-746-7346
Fax: 215-746-7377
B.A. (Psychology)
Stockton State College , 1975.
M.S. (Applied Research)
Hahnemann University , 1977.
Ph.D. (Social Policy Analysis)
Rutgers University, 1987.
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Selected Publications

Brooks, A. C., Chambers, J. E., Lauby, J., Byrne, E., Carpenedo, C. M., Benishek, L. A., Medvin, R., Metzger, D. S., Kirby, K. C.: Implementation of a Brief Treatment Counseling Toolkit in Federally Qualified Healthcare Centers: Patient and Clinician Utilization and Satisfaction. J Subst Abuse Treat 60: 70-80, 2016.

Eberhart, M. G., Yehia, B. R., Hillier, A., Voytek, C. D., Fiore, D. J., Blank, M., Frank, I., Metzger, D. S., Brady, K. A.: Individual and community factors associated with geographic clusters of poor HIV care retention and poor viral suppression. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 69 Suppl 1: S37-43, 2015.

Tomescu, C., Seaton, K. E., Smith, P., Taylor, M., Tomaras, G. D., Metzger, D. S., Montaner, L. J.: Innate activation of MDC and NK cells in high-risk HIV-1-exposed seronegative IV-drug users who share needles when compared with low-risk nonsharing IV-drug user controls. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 68(3): 264-73, 2015.

Springer, S. A., Larney, S., Alam-Mehrjerdi, Z., Altice, F. L., Metzger, D., Shoptaw, S.: Drug Treatment as HIV Prevention Among Women and Girls Who Inject Drugs From a Global Perspective: Progress, Gaps, and Future Directions. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 69 Suppl 1: S155-61, 2015.

Simmons, N., Donnell, D., Ou, S. S., Celentano, D. D., Aramrattana, A., Davis-Vogel, A., Metzger, D., Latkin, C.: Assessment of contamination and misclassification biases in a randomized controlled trial of a social network peer education intervention to reduce HIV risk behaviors among drug users and risk partners in Philadelphia, PA and Chiang Mai, Thailand. AIDS Behav 19(10): 1818-27, 2015.

Metzger, D. S., Donnell, D., Celentano, D. D., Jackson, J. B., Shao, Y., Aramrattana, A., Wei, L., Fu, L., Ma, J., Lucas, G. M., Chawarski, M., Ruan, Y., Richardson, P., Shin, K., Chen, R. Y., Sugarman, J., Dye, B. J., Rose, S. M., Beauchamp, G., Burns, D. N., Hptn Protocol Team: Expanding substance use treatment options for HIV prevention with buprenorphine-naloxone: HIV Prevention Trials Network 058. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 68(5): 554-61, 2015.

Chhatre, S., Metzger, D. S., Malkowicz, S. B., Woody, G., Jayadevappa, R.: Substance use disorder and its effects on outcomes in men with advanced-stage prostate cancer. Cancer 120(21): 3338-45, 2014.

Jackson, J. B., Wei, L., Liping, F., Aramrattana, A., Celentano, D. D., Walshe, L., Xing, Y., Richardson, P., Jun, M., Beauchamp, G., Donnell, D., Ruan, Y., Ma, L., Metzger, D., Shao, Y.: Prevalence and seroincidence of hepatitis B and hepatitis C infection in high risk people who inject drugs in china and Thailand. Hepat Res Treat 2014: 296958, 2014.

Eberhart, M. G., Voytek, C. D., Hillier, A., Metzger, D. S., Blank, M. B., Brady, K. A.: Travel distance to HIV medical care: a geographic analysis of weighted survey data from the Medical Monitoring Project in Philadelphia, PA. AIDS Behav 18(4): 776-82, 2014.

Dvoriak, S., Karachevsky, A., Chhatre, S., Booth, R., Metzger, D., Schumacher, J., Chychula, N., Pecoraro, A., Woody, G.: Methadone maintenance for HIV positive and HIV negative patients in Kyiv: acceptability and treatment response. Drug Alcohol Depend 137: 62-7, 2014.

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