Clinical Science Coordinator
Nicholas Guthrie (Nicholas.Guthrie@bison.howard.edu) is currently a Second-Year Medical Student at Howard University College of Medicine, who received his B.S. in Biology from Howard University. Hailing from from Silver Spring, Maryland, his research work includes; studies in bacterial viruses with PHAGES at Howard University, novel drug delivery systems using Zeolites at the University of the Western Cape, South Africa, and most recently enzymatic studies at Chulalongkorn University in Bangkok, Thailand. He was a Louis Stokes Alliance Minority Program Scholar and is listed as a co-Author on ‘Whole genome comparison of a large collection of mycobacteriophages reveals a continuum of phage genetic diversity,’ published in eLife. Nicholas served 2 years as a teaching assistant for the honors biology classes (PHAGES) and a research mentor for those undergraduate students. He has served various roles at the CRL since 2013, being webmaster, undergraduate researcher, graduate researcher, producer of The Backbone, and most recently apointed as Clinical Science Director.Outside of academia, He also enjoys both theater production and the discus throw, currently a track and field coach for his Alma Mater at Georgetown Preparatory School in Bethesda, Maryland.