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Faculty Scholar Sarah Griffin, Ph.D. at Clemson University, Clemson South Carolina

Sarah Griffin, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Public Health Sciences
College of Behavioral, Social and Health Sciences

Contact: 864-656-1622 or sgriffi@clemson.edu


Who is Dr. Griffin?

Sarah Griffin is an associate professor in the Department of Public Health Sciences. Her research focuses primarily on eliminating health disparities related to obesity among underserved minority populations. She has worked on several projects funded by the National Institutes of Health, the U.S. Department of Agriculture and national and local foundations. She also regularly teaches courses in areas such as health behavior, community health, health promotion, program evaluation and mixed methods research.

For more information, see her College Profile.

How Dr. Griffin’s research is transforming health care

Sarah is working to assess the effectiveness of primary prevention or health management. Two of her current projects are community-based prevention efforts in predominately rural South Carolina.

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Health Research Expertise Keywords

Childhood Obesity Prevention, School Health, Health Disparities, Community-based Intervention Effectiveness, Population Health, Obesity