Dr. Griffin attended University of Connecticut School of Dental Medicine and received her dental degree in May 2000. In dental school she was very active in community service projects and developed an interest in academic dentistry.
She attended Baylor College of Dentistry – Texas A&M Health Science Center in Dallas, TX. Received a M.S. in Health Professions Education and a certificate in Endodontics in May 2003. Dr. Griffin was a recipient of the American Association of Endodontics Educator Fellowship in March 2001.
Dr. Griffin’s most recent academic appointment was at Meharry Medical College School of Dentistry in Nashville, where she served as Chair of Endodontics. Formerly, Dr. Griffin was a full time faculty member at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Dentistry in Memphis, TN.
Dr. Griffin is married to college sweetheart, Jamel. They have two daughters, Ella and Victoria.