Thibaut Davy-Mendez, MSPH, PhD, is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow in the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, and in the Kaiser Permanente Division of Research (KPDOR). He is currently supported by the UCSF Postdoctoral Traineeship in Substance Use Disorders Treatment and Services Research, funded by the National Institute on Drug Abuse. He received a Bachelor of Arts in political science from McGill University, and a Master of Science in Public Health and PhD in epidemiology from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Dr. Davy-Mendez's research focuses on the clinical care of persons living with HIV. He began collaborating with KPDOR investigators through his doctoral dissertation using data from the North American AIDS Cohort Collaboration on Research and Design. His postdoctoral work examines substance use screening, treatment, and outcomes among persons receiving HIV care in Kaiser Permanente Northern California. Dr. Davy-Mendez's work has also included studies on antiretroviral regimen effectiveness, acute HIV infection, HIV drug resistance, and hospitalization rates and causes.