Dr. Hudson Reddon is currently completing his postdoctoral fellowship at the University of British Columbia with the BC Centre on Substance Use (BCCSU). He is the recipient of a Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research Trainee Award and a CIHR Canadian HIV Trials Network postdoctoral fellowship. Dr. Reddon completed his graduate training at McMaster University in the Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics and has been involved with substance use and addiction research since 2009. His current research program involves evaluating the impact of evolving cannabis access and use on high-risk substance use trajectories and addiction treatment.
In the context of the opioid overdose crisis, Dr. Reddon is investigating the harm reduction potential of cannabis use among people who use illicit drugs as cannabis regulation is implemented in Canada. His recent work in this area has been published in the Lancet HIV and the International Journal of Drug Policy.
For an up-to-date list of publications by Dr. Reddon, please see NCBI.
University: University of British Columbia
Position: Post-doctoral Fellow