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David L. Driscoll

Associate Professor
Director of Research Development
Unit: School of Medicine
Department: School of Medicine, Research
Office location and address
McKim 3027
135 Hospital Dr
Charlottesville, Virginia 22903
Education
Ph.D., University of South Florida, 1999
M.P.H., University of South Florida, 1999
M.A., Wake Forest University, 1994
B.A., George Mason University, 1990.
Biography

Dr.Driscoll is Assistant Dean for Research and Director of Research Development for Life and Health Sciences atthe University of Virginia. He has expertise in developing andsupporting transdisciplinary scientific teams seeking to understandand mitigate the effects of social and environmental determinants of populationhealth. In his own research, Dr. Driscoll combines anthropological andepidemiological techniques in mixed method study designs to develop andevaluate culturally tailored health promotion interventions, particularly inrural and remote communities. His research has been funded by AHRQ, CDC, DOD, EPA,NIH, NSF, RWJF, and SAMHSA. He has published widely, including in the Journalof Rural Health, Health Promotion Practice, the InternationalJournal of Circumpolar Health, and the Journal of Health Communication.


The Cumulative Risk of Substance Exposure and Early Life Adversity on Child Health Development and Outcomes
Source: Avera Health
September 30, 2019 – March 31, 2022
Virginia Higher Education Opioid Consortium (VHEOC)
Source: Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental
May 13, 2019 – September 30, 2020