Phillip is a senior at the University of Dallas. He majors in Biology with a concentration in American Politics. For the last two years, Phillip has conducted clinical research in Neonatology/Infectious Diseases at the University of Texas-Southwestern Medical Center and Children’s Medical Center in Dallas. The focus of his research has been on the use and misuse of antibiotic therapy in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) and on establishing a protocol for the treatment of congenital syphilis in neonates. Outside of class and research, Phillip enjoys whitewater canoeing and kayaking, mountain biking, and running.