Max Hopwood

Research Fellow

Dr Max Hopwood is a Research Fellow with the Centre for Social Research in Health.

Research Summary
Max graduated with a doctorate from the Faculty of Psychology and Neuroscience at Maastricht University, and is a social psychologist who works across the fields of viral hepatitis, HIV, illicit drug use, harm reduction, and drug policy.

Publications

Book Chapters
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Hopwood MN; Treloar C, 2013, 'International Policies to Reduce Illicit Drug-Related Harm and Illicit Drug Use', in Interventions For Addiction, Elsevier Science Publishing Co Inc, San Diego, USA, pp. 735 - 743, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-12-398338-1.00075-0
2013
Paterson B; Hopwood MN, 2010, 'The relevance of self-management programmes for people with chronic disease at risk for disease-related complications', in Krailik D; Paterson B; Coates V (ed.), Translating Chronic Illness Research into Practice, edn. 1st, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK, pp. 111 - 142, http://au.wiley.com/WileyCDA/WileyTitle/productCd-1405159650.html
2010
Loveday S; Treloar C; Elek C; Hopwood MN, 2005, 'Discrimination to the consumer', in Australian Society for HIV Medicine (ed.), HIV and viral hepatitis: Legal, ethical and human rights issues, edn. Original, Australian Society for HIV Medicine, Sydney, pp. 43 - 56
2005
Hopwood MN; Connors J, 2002, 'Heterosexual attitudes to homosexuality: homophobia at a rural Australian university', in Robinson KH; Irwin J; Ferfolja T (ed.), From Here to Diversity. The Social Impact of Lesbian and Gay Issues in Education in Australia and New Zealand, edn. Original, Harrington Park Press, New York, pp. 79 - 94
2002
Conference Presentations
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Hopwood MN; Treloar C; de Wit J, 2016, '“She’s my wife and men are just sex”: Compartmentalisation and wellbeing among married men who have sex with men', presented at 14th Social Research Conference on HIV, Viral Hepatitis and Related Diseases, Sydney, 31 March 2016 - 01 April 2016
2016
Lea T; Hopwood M; Prestage G; Holt M; Aggleton P, 2015, 'Crystal methamphetamine use among gay and bisexual men in Australia: trends in use and harm reduction responses', presented at Australasian HIV & AIDS Conference 2015, Brisbane, 13 September 2015 - 16 September 2015
2015
Persson A; Newman C; Hopwood M; Kidd M; Canavan P; Kippax S; Reynolds R; de Wit J, 'No ordinary mainstream illness: How doctors working in general practice make sense of HIV and affected communities today', presented at 24th Australasian HIV/AIDS Conference, Melbourne, Australia
Journal articles
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Hopwood M; Cama E; de Wit J; Treloar C, 2019, 'Stigma, Anxiety, and Depression Among Gay and Bisexual Men in Mixed-Orientation Marriages', Qualitative Health Research, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1049732319862536
2019
Treloar C; Hopwood M; Cama E; Saunders V; Jackson LC; Walker M; Ooi C; Ubrihien A; Ward J, 2018, 'Evaluation of the Deadly Liver Mob program: Insights for roll-out and scale-up of a pilot program to engage Aboriginal Australians in hepatitis C and sexual health education, screening, and care', Harm Reduction Journal, vol. 15, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12954-018-0209-y
2018
Robotin MC; Porwal M; Hopwood M; Nguyen D; Sze M; Treloar C; George J, 2017, 'Listening to the consumer voice: developing multilingual cancer information resources for people affected by liver cancer', Health Expectations, vol. 20, pp. 171 - 182, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/hex.12449
2017
Hopwood M; Lea T; Aggleton P, 2016, 'Multiple strategies are required to address the information and support needs of gay and bisexual men with hepatitis C in Australia', Journal of public health (Oxford, England), vol. 38, pp. 156 - 162, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/pubmed/fdv002
2016
Lea T; Hopwood M; Aggleton P, 2016, 'Hepatitis C knowledge among gay and other homosexually active men in Australia', Drug and Alcohol Review, vol. 35, pp. 477 - 483, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/dar.12333
2016
Hopwood M; Lea T; Aggleton P, 2015, 'Drug, sex and sociality: Factors associated with the recent sharing of injecting equipment among gay and bisexual men in Australia', International Journal of Drug Policy, vol. 26, pp. 210 - 213, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.drugpo.2014.10.013
2015
Sublette VA; Hopwood M; George J; Smith SK; Perry KN; McCaffery K; Douglas MW, 2015, 'Instrumental support to facilitate hepatitis C treatment adherence: Working around shortfalls in shared-care', Psychology, Health and Medicine, vol. 20, pp. 186 - 197, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13548506.2014.933852
2015
Hopwood M; Newman C; Persson A; Watts I; de Wit J; Reynolds R; Canavan P; Kippax S; Kidd M, 2014, 'Expert perspectives on the contribution of HIV general practice nursing to the 'extraordinary story' of HIV medicine in Australia', Primary health care research & development, vol. 15, pp. 180 - 189,
2014
Sublette VA; Hopwood M; George J; Smith SK; Nicholson Perry K; McCaffery K; Douglas MW, 2014, 'Instrumental support to facilitate hepatitis C treatment adherence: Working around shortfalls in shared-care', Psychology, Health and Medicine, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13548506.2014.933852
2014
Hopwood MN; Newman C; Persson A; Watts I; de Wit J; Reynolds R; Canavan P; Kippax S; Kidd M, 2013, 'Expert perspectives on the contribution of HIV general practice nursing to the 'extraordinary story' of HIV medicine in Australia', Primary Health Care Research and Development, vol. 15, pp. 180 - 189, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S1463423613000108
2013
Hopwood M, 2013, 'Perspectives of a self-selected sample of former patients on the long-term health outcomes of interferon-based hepatitis c treatments: An exploratory study', Psychology, Health and Medicine, vol. 18, pp. 742 - 750, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13548506.2013.774429
2013
Hopwood M; Treloar C, 2013, 'Under the watchful eye of a ‘benevolent dictator’: General practitioner and patient experiences of hepatitis C treatment initiation', Australian Family Physician, vol. 42, pp. 900 - 903
2013
Hopwood M; Treloar C, 2013, 'Under the watchful eye of a ‘benevolent dictator’: General practitioner and patient experiences of hepatitis C treatment initiation', Australian Family Physician, vol. 42, pp. 900 - 903
2013
Treloar C; Hull PB; Bryant J; Hopwood MN; Grebely J; Lavis YM, 2011, 'Factors associated with hepatitis C knowledge among a sample of treatment naive people who inject drugs', Drug and Alcohol Dependence, vol. 116, pp. 52 - 56, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2010.11.018
2011
Bryant J; Topp L; Hopwood MN; Iversen J; Treloar C; Maher L, 2010, 'Is point of access to needles and syringes related to needle sharing? Comparing data collected from pharmacies and needle and syringe programs in south east Sydney', Drug and Alcohol Review, vol. 29, pp. 364 - 370, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1465-3362.2009.00154.x
2010
Hopwood MN; Nakamura T; Treloar C, 2010, 'Disclosing hepatitis C infection within everyday contexts: Implications for accessing support and healthcare', Journal of Health Psychology, vol. 15, pp. 811 - 818, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1359105310370499
2010
Treloar C; Bryant J; Rance J; Newland J; Hopwood M; Hull P; Lavis Y, 2010, 'PRESENTER 3: NUANCING KNOWLEDGE: DEEPENING OUR UNDERSTANDINGS OF DECISIONS ABOUT HEPATITIS C TREATMENT', DRUG AND ALCOHOL REVIEW, vol. 29, pp. 21 - 22, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000284895600050&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a
2010
Grebely J; Bryant J; Hull P; Hopwood M; Dore G; Treloar C, 2010, 'PRESENTER 2: SPECIALIST ASSESSMENT AND TREATMENT OF HEPATITIS C VIRUS INFECTION AMONG INJECTION DRUG USERS IN NEW SOUTH WALES, AUSTRALIA', DRUG AND ALCOHOL REVIEW, vol. 29, pp. 21 - 21, http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/gateway/Gateway.cgi?GWVersion=2&SrcApp=PARTNER_APP&SrcAuth=LinksAMR&KeyUT=WOS:000284895600049&DestLinkType=FullRecord&DestApp=ALL_WOS&UsrCustomerID=891bb5ab6ba270e68a
2010
Treloar C; Hopwood MN; Bryant J, 2010, ''Does anyone know where to get fits from around here?' Policy implications for the provision of sterile injecting equipment through pharmacies in Sydney, Australia', Drugs - Education Prevention and Policy, vol. 17, pp. 72 - 83, http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/09687630802067251
2010
Fraser S; Hopwood M; Madden A; Treloar C, 2009, ''Towards a Global Approach'-An overview of Harm Reduction 2008: IHRA's 19th International Conference', International Journal of Drug Policy, vol. 20, pp. 93 - 97, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.drugpo.2008.08.001
2009
Hopwood MN; Treloar C, 2008, 'Resilient coping: Applying adaptive responses to prior adversity during treatment for hepatitis C infection', Journal of Health Psychology, vol. 13, pp. 17 - 27, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1359105307084308
2008
Treloar C; Hopwood MN, 2008, '`Look, I`m fit, I`m positive and I`ll be all right, thank you very much`: Coping with Hepatitis C treatment and unrealisic optimism', Psychology, Health and Medicine, vol. 13, pp. 360 - 366, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13548500701477532
2008
Hopwood MN; Treloar C, 2007, 'Pre-treatment preparation and management of interferon-based therapy for hepatitis C virus infection', Journal of Advanced Nursing, vol. 59, pp. 248 - 254, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2648.2007.04305.x
2007
Hopwood MN; Treloar C, 2007, 'The drugs that dare not speak their name: Injecting and other illicit drug use during treatment for hepatitis C infection', International Journal of Drug Policy, vol. 18, pp. 374 - 380, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.drugpo.2006.12.018
2007
Hopwood MN, 2007, 'Stigma and health: An overview', Polare
2007
Hopwood M; Treloar C; Bryant J, 2006, 'Erratum: Hepatitis C and injecting-related discrimination in New South Wales, Australia(Drugs, Education, Prevention and Policy 13:1 (61-75))', Drugs: Education, Prevention and Policy, vol. 13, pp. 201, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/09687630600762368
2006
Hopwood MN; Treloar C; Bryant J, 2006, 'Hepatitis C and injecting-related discrimination in New South Wales, Australia', Drugs - Education Prevention and Policy, vol. 13, pp. 61 - 75, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/09687630500481150
2006
Hopwood MN; Treloar C, 2005, 'The experience of interferon-based treatments for hepatitis C infection', Qualitative Health Research, vol. 15, pp. 635 - 646, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1049732304273932
2005
Treloar C; Hopwood MN, 2004, 'Infection control in the context of hepatitis C disclosure: Implications for education of healthcare professionals', Education for Health - Change In Learning and Prac, vol. 17, pp. 183 - 191, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13576280410001711012
2004
Hopwood MN; Treloar C, 2004, 'Receiving a hepatitis C-positive diagnosis', Internal Medicine Journal, vol. 34, pp. 526 - 531, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1445-5994.2004.00639.x
2004
Hopwood MN; Southgate EL, 2003, 'Living with hepatitis C: A sociological review.', Critical Public Health, vol. 13, pp. 251 - 267, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/0958159032000114453
2003
Hopwood M; Southgate E, 2003, 'Living with hepatitis C: A sociological review', Critical Public Health, vol. 13, pp. 251 - 267,
2003
Hopwood MN; Southgate EL; Kippax SC; Bammer G; Isaac-Toua G; MacDonald MA, 2003, 'The injection of methadone syrup in New South Wales: Patterns of use and increased harm after partial banning of injecting equipment', Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, vol. 27, pp. 551 - 555, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1467-842X.2003.tb00832.x
2003
Hopwood MN; Connors J, 2002, 'Heterosexual attitudes to homosexuality: homophobia at a rural Australian University', Journal of Gay and Lesbian Social Services, vol. 2, pp. 79 - 94, http://dx.doi.org/10.1300/J041v14n02_07
2002
Treloar CJ; Hopwood MN; Loveday SK, 2002, 'Hepatitis C-related discrimination in healthcare: Report of the Third Australasian Conference on Hepatitis C, Melbourne, March 2002', Medical Journal of Australia, vol. 177, pp. 233 - 234
2002
Southgate EL; Hopwood MN, 2001, 'The role of folk pharmacology and lay experts in harm reduction: Sydney gay drug using networks', International Journal of Drug Policy, vol. 12, pp. 321 - 335, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0955-3959(01)00096-2
2001
Hopwood MN; Southgate E, 2001, 'The role of folk pharmacology and lay experts in harm reduction: Sydney gay drug using networks', The role of folk pharmacology and lay experts in harm reduction: Sydney gay drug using networks
2001
Southgate E; Hopwood M, 1999, 'Mardi Gras says 'be drug free': Accounting for resistance, pleasure and the demand for illicit drugs', Health, vol. 3, pp. 303 - 316, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/136345939900300304
1999
Reports
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Hopwood M, 2019, A content analysis of interviews conducted with a self-selected sample of non-Aboriginal staff who work on the Deadly Liver Mob program, Centre for Social Research in Health, UNSW Sydney, Sydney, http://dx.doi.org/10.26190/5d3047fe5a2fd
2019
Hopwood M, 2019, A content analysis of interviews conducted with a self-selected sample of non-Aboriginal staff who work on the Deadly Liver Mob program, Centre for Social Research in Health, UNSW Sydney, Sydney,
2019
Hopwood M; Treloar C, 2019, Hepatitis B-related stigma among Chinese Australians living in Sydney (Summary report), Centre for Social Research in Health, UNSW Sydney, Sydney, http://dx.doi.org/10.26190/5cfeeed12fb4e
2019
Hopwood M; Drysdale K; Treloar C, 2018, ‘Sunshine on a rainy day’: Crystal methamphetamine use among gay and bisexual men in Perth, Centre for Social Research in Health, UNSW Sydney, Sydney, http://dx.doi.org/10.26190/5be39b00ad585
2018
Hopwood MN; Treloar C; de Wit J, 2017, ‘Comfortable in my own skin’: Stigma, mental health and wellbeing among married men who have sex with men, Centre for Social Research in Health, UNSW Sydney, Sydney, http://dx.doi.org/10.4225/53/590150a79b945
2017
Kolstee J; Hopwood M, 2016, Health impacts of marriage equality & marriage denial on the health of Lesbian, Gay and Bisexual people: Evidence Review & Annotated Bibliography, ACON, Sydney, http://dx.doi.org/10.26190/5d64fe04e61e1, https://www.acon.org.au/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/Marriage-Equality-Evidence-Review_web.pdf
2016
Hopwood MN; Cama E; Treloar C, 2016, Methamphetamine use among men who have sex with men in Australia: A literature review, Centre for Social Research in Health, UNSW Australia, Sydney, http://dx.doi.org/10.4225/53/58d4418d0a14b
2016
Hopwood MN; Robotin M; Porwal M; Nguyen D; Sze M; George J; Treloar C, 2016, A peaceful mind: Vietnamese-Australians with liver cancer (Interview report), Centre for Social Research in Health, UNSW Australia, Sydney, http://dx.doi.org/10.4225/53/58d35a6fdb609
2016
Hopwood MN, 2016, Interventions to reduce stigma: A narrative review of the literature, Centre for Social Research in Health, UNSW Australia, Sydney, http://dx.doi.org/10.4225/53/58d33fea1f316
2016
Hopwood MN; Robotin M; Porwal M; Nguyen D; Sze M; George J; Treloar C, 2016, Cantonese-speaking and Mandarin-speaking people with liver cancer in Australia: A report of two focus group discussions, Centre for Social Research in Health, UNSW Australia, Sydney, http://dx.doi.org/10.4225/53/58d35be5859f2
2016
Hopwood MN; Treloar C, 2015, Interventions to increase hepatitis B and hepatitis C screening, assessment and monitoring: A literature review, Centre for Social Research in Health, UNSW Australia, Sydney, http://dx.doi.org/10.4225/53/590160d3971d6
2015
Hopwood MN; Treloar C, 2015, Barriers to viral hepatitis treatment in primary care settings, Centre for Social Research in Health, UNSW Australia, Sydney, http://dx.doi.org/10.4225/53/59016212d9d8e
2015
Hopwood M; Lea T; Aggleton P, 2014, Gay and bisexual men and hepatitis C: research summary, Centre for Social Research in Health, UNSW Australia, Sydney, Monograph 1/2014, http://dx.doi.org/10.26190/5d64fda91ce56
2014
Hopwood MN; Treloar C, 2013, Health information needs and practices of Chinese & Vietnamese people living in Australia regarding primary liver cancer: A literature review, Centre for Social Research in Health, UNSW Australia, Sydney, http://dx.doi.org/10.4225/53/59003297c7f0b
2013
Hopwood MN, 2009, Recovery from hepatitis C treatments, National Centre in HIV Social Research, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, Monograph 6
2009
Bryant J; Hopwood MN, 2008, Pharmacy needle and syringe survey 2006: Hepatitis C risk and access to sterile injecting equipment in pharmacies in south-east Sydney, National Centre in HIV Social Research, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, http://nchsr.arts.unsw.edu.au/media/File/Pharmacysurveysummaryfindings.pdf
2008
Hopwood MN; Treloar C; Redsull L, 2006, Experiences of hepatitis C treatment and its management: What some patients and health professionals say, National Centre in HIV Social Research, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, Experiences of hepatitis C treatment and its management: What some patients and health professionals say, Monograph 4
2006
Hopwood MN; Treloar C, 2003, The 3D project: Diagnosis, disclosure, discrimination and living with hepatitis C, National Centre in HIV Social Research, Sydney, The 3D project: Diagnosis, disclosure, discrimination and living with hepatitis C, Monograh 6
2003
Southgate EL; Kippax SC; Bammer G; Isaac-Toua G; MacDonald MA; Hopwood MN; Aspin C, 2001, Methadone injection in New South Wales, National Centre in HIV Social Research, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, Monograph 6
2001
Hopwood MN; Kippax SC, 2001, An epidemic of difference: A social analysis of hepatitis C-related discrimination., Anti-discrimination Board of New South Wales, Sydney
2001
Southgate EL; Hopwood MN; Blair D, 2000, The closure and relocation of the St Marys needle and syringe program : social and health impact study, National Centre in HIV Social Research, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, Monograph 5
2000
Southgate EL; Hopwood MN, 1999, The drug use and gay men project: issue papers, National Centre in HIV Social Research, The University of New South Wales, Sydney
1999