Sarah McGuffin, MD, MS
Fellow
Fellowship Program: 
Infectious Diseases

Fellow Information

Biography
Medical School: 
University of Washington
Residency: 
University of Washington
Hometown: 
Seattle, WA
Hobbies: 
Hiking, running, painting

Graduate School: University of Washington (MS, Chemistry), University of Washington (MD, School of Medicine)

Research Interest/Project: Nontuberculous mycobacteria, Clinical Trials, Education

Mentor: Paul Pottinger

Additional Work: COVID clinical trials (4), COVID teaching website,

Nontuberculous mycobacterial infections, and Medical student, resident, and fellow teaching

Previous Lives: Organic and medicinal chemist

5 Year Plan: Keep on learning and having fun both in and out of work via outdoor adventures, clinical and research work with patients with NTM, and exploring more effective and interactive ways to teach ID.

Fun Facts: I built a boat out of milk cartons as a child. It carried four of us across the finish line to win first place in the Seattle Seafair Milk Carton Derby (https://www.seafair.org/events/2020/seafair-milk-carton-derby)