Russ Callaghan

Major Research Interests:

Injection drug use and infectious disease in Northern British Columbia
  • Patterns of HIV and hepatitis C prevalence across time
  • Residential mobility among injection drug users as a potential vector for spread of infectious disease
Alcohol and drug policy
  • Minimum legal drinking age in Canada; drug-precursor legislation and its impacts on drug-related harms.
Health trajectories of individuals with alcohol- or drug-use disorders
  • Methamphetamine use and its consequences; HIV; mortality; tobacco-related diseases
Illicit Tobacco Trade in Canada