Heather Griffis, PhD

Healthcare Analytics Unit

Heather Griffis, PhD is a Research Scientist working with the Healthcare Analytics Unit (HAU) at the Center for Pediatric Clinical Effectiveness (CPCE) and PolicyLab at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP). Heather's research focuses on a statewide home visitation program evaluation, education outcomes for child welfare involved youth, and inter-familial violence in military families. Her previous work includes research on infant and child mortality in the US, Africa, and Central Asia. She received her PhD and MS in sociology, concentrating in demography and population health, from The Florida State University.

Contact Dr. Griffis at griffish@email.chop.edu