Jason's training and research is based in the field of epidemiology, with a specific focus on clinical epidemiology. Jason has a BSc in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology and a PhD in Pharmacology and Therapeutics, both from the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, Canada. He completed a Postdoctoral Fellowship in Clinical Epidemiology at the University of New South Wales in Sydney, Australia, under the supervision of Gregory Dore, where he now remains as a Senior Lecturer. Jason is also a National Health and Medical Research Council Career Development Fellow.
Epidemiology and natural history of hepatitis C virus infection, acute hepatitis C virus infection, barriers to care for hepatitis C virus infection, strategies for enhancing assessment and treatment of hepatitis C virus infection in people who use drugs.
Broad Research Areas:
Clinical Research, Infectious Diseases, Epidemiology, Population Health, Gastrointestinal Diseases
Society Memberships & Professional Activities:
Member, Australasian Society for HIV Medicine; Member, European Association for the Study of the Liver (EASL); Member, American Association for the Study of Liver Disease (AASLD); Member, Canadian Association for the Study of Liver Disease (CASL).
Specific Research Keywords:
Hepatitis C virus, Access to health care, Clinical Epidemiology, Injecting drug use, Clinical trials