GLOBAL HEALTH & SOCIAL MEDICINE
Dr. Richardson is an infectious disease physician and critical medical anthropologist. He conducts biosocial research on epidemic disease in sub-Saharan Africa.
Dr. Richardson received his MD from Cornell University Medical College and his PhD in Anthropology from Stanford University. He completed residency in Internal Medicine and a fellowship in Infectious Diseases and Geographic Medicine at Stanford University Medical Center.
Dr. Richardson previously served as the clinical lead for Partners in Health’s Ebola response in Kono District, Sierra Leone, where he conducted mixed-methods research projects related to the 2014-16 Ebola outbreak. His overall focus is on biosocial approaches to epidemic disease prevention, containment, and treatment in sub-Saharan Africa. He has also worked as a clinician for Médecins Sans Frontières, a World Bank consultant for HIV prevention in Swaziland, and a research scientist at the Desmond Tutu HIV Centre, University of Cape Town, South Africa.
AIDS (London, England), June 19, 2014
PloS one, May 7, 2014
The New England journal of medicine, April 24, 2014
Current Treatment Options in Infectious Diseases, January 12, 2014
Antiviral research, December 25, 2013
International journal of health policy and management, September 14, 2013
Journal of travel medicine, May 1, 2012
European journal of clinical investigation, July 14, 2011
The international journal of tuberculosis and lung disease : the official journal of the International Union against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, November 1, 2009