Whitney Guthrie, PhD
Whitney Guthrie, PhD is a core faculty member at the Center for Pediatric Clinical Effectiveness (CPCE) at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP), an Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Pediatrics at the University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, and a clinical psychologist and scientist at the Center for Autism Research (CAR) at CHOP. She also serves as the co-director of the CAR Data and Statistical Core. Dr. Guthrie earned her doctoral degree in Clinical Psychology at Florida State University.
Dr. Guthrie’s research focuses on the early developmental trajectories that characterize autism spectrum disorder (ASD) with the ultimate goal of improving early diagnosis and intervention. Her research also includes the development of novel screening methods using clinical informatics and computer vision methods. Her work in early detection and early intervention has been funded by the National Institutes of Health, Autism Speaks, Autism Science Foundation, and the Eagles Autism Foundation.