Dr. Griggs has an acute care pediatric nursing background and over 7 years of teaching experience in clinical and academic settings. She completed a PhD in Nursing from UMass Medical in 2017 and is currently a T32 funded postdoctoral fellow in Self and Family Management of Complex Chronic Conditions at Yale University. Her current project to characterize sleep and glycemic control in young adults with type 1 diabetes. Her long term goal is to become an independent investigator focused on developing, implementing, and testing Sleep Self-Management interventions and improving clinical outcomes for young adults with and without chronic conditions.
- PhD in Nursing at the University of Massachusetts Medical School, 2017
- Master of Science in Nursing Education at American International College, 2011
- Bachelor of Science in Nursing at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, 2009