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David Scott Metzger

Research Professor of Social Policy in Psychiatry
Director, HIV Prevention Research Division, Department of Psychiatry, Perelman School of Medicine
Director, Behavioral and Social Sciences Core, Center for AIDS Research, Perelman School of Medicine
Co-Director, Penn Mental Health AIDS Research Center, Perelman School of Medicine
Director, Developmental Core, Penn Mental Health AIDS Research Center, Perelman School of Medicine
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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