University of British Columbia
Epidemiology, HIV-HCV coinfection, Substance misuse, Harm reduction

Dr. Thomas Kerr is Co-Director of the Urban Health Research Initiative at the British Columbia Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS (BC-CfE), and a Professor of Medicine at the University of British Columbia. Dr. Kerr is a principal-/co-investigator of several large cohort studies involving people who inject drugs and individuals living with HIV/AIDS.  Dr. Kerr  was also the principal investigator of the  scientific evaluation of Insite, North America’s first safer injecting facility. Dr. Kerr’s primary research interests are injection drug use, HIV/AIDS, health policy and service evaluation.