Julia Dickson-Gomez, PhD

Credentials: PhD

Position title: Professor of Epidemiology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Institute of Health and Equity

Email: jdickson@mcw.edu

Dr. Dickson-Gomez studies HIV prevention among people who use drugs in the United States, El Salvador and Uganda.  She is also interested in social determinants of health including housing insecurity in low- and middle-income countries and the United States.  Dr. Dickson-Gomez’s work also explores the effects of laws and policies on substance use.  Most recently, she is working on innovative ways to expand drug treatment and prevent opioid overdoses.