Faculty

Brandon Guthrie

Associate Professor, Epidemiology
Associate Professor, Global Health

206-543-4278
brguth@uw.edu

Education

PhD University of Washington, 2009
MPH University of Washington, 2005
BA Biology, Macalester College, 2000

Contact

206-543-4278
brguth@uw.edu

University of Washington
Box 359909
325 Ninth Avenue
Seattle, WA 98104

Bio

Dr. Brandon 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 introductory and advanced epidemiologic methods courses at the UW as well as 10-week distance learning course focused on epidemiology and biostatistics. Dr. Guthrie is the co-editor of the COVID-19 Literature Situation Report, which is a daily digest with summaries of the most relevant articles related to the public health response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Research Areas

Research Interests

Dr. Guthrie’s research interests focus on improving engagement in care among people living with HIV. His NIH-funded research projects are based in Nairobi, Kenya and 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.

Recent Publications (PubMed)

Participation in methadone programs improves antiretroviral uptake and HIV viral suppression among people who inject drugs in Kenya.
(2021 Aug 8)
J Subst Abuse Treat
Mbogo LW, Sambai B, Monroe-Wise A, Ludwig-Barron NT, Guthrie BL, Bukusi D, Chohan B, Macharia P, Dunbar M, Juma E, Sinkele W, Gitau E, Tseng AS, Bosire R, Masyuko S, Musyoki H, Temu TM, Herbeck J, Farquhar C

Clustering of subpatent infections in households with asymptomatic rapid diagnostic test-positive cases in Bioko Island, Equatorial Guinea independent of travel to regions of higher malaria endemicity: a cross-sectional study.
(2021 Jul 12)
Malar J 20(1): 313
Hergott DEB, Balkus JE, García GA, Cruz KR, Seilie AM, Masters H, Aveika AA, Iyanga MM, Mba Eyono JN, Guthrie BL, Murphy SC

Understanding how social norms affect modern contraceptive use.
(2021 Jun 4)
BMC Public Health 21(1): 1061
Agha S, Morgan B, Archer H, Paul S, Babigumira JB, Guthrie BL

Peer-mediated HIV assisted partner services to identify and link to care HIV-positive and HCV-positive people who inject drugs: a cohort study protocol.
(2021 Apr 24)
BMJ Open 11(4): e041083
Monroe-Wise A, Mbogo L, Guthrie B, Bukusi D, Sambai B, Chohan B, Scott J, Cherutich P, Musyoki H, Bosire R, Dunbar M, Macharia P, Masyuko S, Wilkinson E, De Oliveira T, Ludwig-Barron N, Sinkele B, Herbeck J, Farquhar C

Association of experienced and internalized stigma with self-disclosure of HIV status by youth living with HIV.
(2021 Jul)
AIDS Behav 25(7): 2084-2093
Mugo C, Seeh D, Guthrie B, Moreno M, Kumar M, John-Stewart G, Inwani I, Ronen K

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