Heather Griffis PhD, MS

Research Scientist

Heather Griffis is a research scientist at PolicyLab at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP). Her 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.