David Moore, PhD

David J. Moore, PhDDavid J. Moore, PhD is an Associate Professor of Psychiatry at the University of California, San Diego; an investigator at the HIV Neurobehavioral Research Program; and a licensed clinical psychologist with specialized training in neuropsychology.    

Dr. Moore’s HIV research has been funded by NIMH, NIDA, NIA and the California HIV/AIDS Research Program. He has over 90 peer-reviewed publications, and has presented his research at numerous national and international scientific conferences. In recognition of his research, mentoring, and service efforts for individuals living with HIV/AIDS, the American Psychological Association (APA) awarded him the 2013 Psychology and AIDS Emerging Leader Award.

 Dr. Moore’s research focuses on the neuropsychological and everyday functioning challenges of persons living with HIV infection. Recently, he has been examining the protective factors that allow persons to successfully age with HIV. In addition, Dr. Moore has developed a personalized text messaging intervention to improve antiretroviral medication adherence.