Dr. Guthrie, PhD, is an epidemiologist and Assistant Professor of Global Health and Epidemiology at the University of Washington. His specific research interests focus on improving engagement in care among people living with HIV.
Dr. Guthrie has NIH-funded research projects based in Nairobi, Kenya that are evaluating interventions to improve linkage and retention in HIV/AIDS care, expedite treatment initiation, and reduce mortality. His research includes both randomized intervention trials as well as mixed methods and implementation science approaches to evaluate interventions that are tailored to achieve both high effectiveness and acceptability.
Dr. Guthrie is an instructor in “Advanced Epidemiologic Methods I & II” (Epi 515 and Epi 516) and lecturer in the “Principles of HIV Research” taught in Nairobi, and is the co-director and lecturer in the Epidemiology/Biostatistics module of a fellowship program that trains students in HIV program management, health economics, and health informatics, in collaboration with the University of Nairobi.