Margaret Grey, DrPH, RN, FAAN
Margaret Grey, DrPH, RN, FAAN, was the ninth Dean of the Yale School of Nursing and is the School’s Annie W. Goodrich Professor of Nursing. She also holds an appointment as Professor of Pediatrics and serves as a Deputy Director of the Yale Center for Clinical Investigation. Previously she held progressive academic and administrative appointments at the University of Pennsylvania and Columbia University. She holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Pittsburgh, an MSN in pediatric nursing from Yale University, and a Doctorate in Public Health and social psychology from Columbia University.
Dr. Grey is the author of over 340 journal articles, chapters, and abstracts and has received numerous regional, national, and international honors for her research. She was elected to the National Academy of Medicine in 2005 and the Sigma Theta Tau International Nurse Researcher Hall of Fame in 2014. She is the recipient of the Richard R. Rubin Award for Outstanding Contributions to Behavioral Medicine from the American Diabetes Association, the Pathfinder Award from the Friends of the National Institute of Nursing Research, Outstanding Nurse Scientist Award from the Council for the Advancement of Nursing Science, among many others. She was elected to the American Academy of Nursing in 1990.
Research Interests/Clinical Practice
A pediatric nurse practitioner, Dr. Grey’s research has focused on improving self-management in youth with diabetes and the study of psycho-educational interventions that improve both metabolic control of diabetes and quality of life in young people and their parents. Preventing type 2 diabetes in high-risk youth and lifestyle management of youth with type 2 diabetes are also an interest. She has been principal investigator for grants totaling over $40 million, including current projects on sleep in adolescents with diabetes and research training programs on the behavioral aspects of type 1 diabetes and self-management of people with complex chronic conditions.
Minges, K. E., Whittemore, R., Weinzimer, S., Irwin, M., Redeker, N. S., & Grey, M. (2017). Correlates of overweight and obesity in 5,529 adolescents with type 1 diabetes: The T1D Exchange Clinic Registry. Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice, 126, 68-78. PCMID: 28214669.
Knafl, G. J., Knafl, K. A., Grey, M., Dixon, J., Deatrick, J. A., & Gallo, A. M. (2017). Incorporating nonlinearity into mediation analyses. BMJ Research Methodology, 17(1), 45. PMCID: 28320340.
Park, C., Jang, M., Nam, S., Grey, M., & Whittemore, R. (2017). Church-based recruitment to reach Korean immigrants: An integrative review. Western Journal of Nursing Research. PMCID: 28424028.
Jang, M., Grey, M., Sadler, L., Jeon, S., Nam, S., Song, H. J., & Whittemore, R. (2017). Family factors associated with child body mass index (BMI) in Korean American families. Journal of Advanced Nursing. DOI: 10.1111/jan.13277. PMCID: 28771983.
Rechenberg, K., Whittemore, R., Holland, M., & Grey, M. (2017). General and diabetes-specific stress in adolescents with type 1 diabetes. Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice, 130, DOI. 10.1016/j.diabres.2917.05.003.
Grey, M. (2017). Lifestyle determinants of health: Isn’t it all about genetics and environment? Nursing Outlook. PMCID: 28601253.
Rechenberg, K., Grey, M., & Sadler, L. (2017). Stress and posttraumatic stress in mothers of children with type 1 diabetes. Journal of Family Nursing, 23, 201-225. PMID: 28795899.
Grey, M. (2017, January). Implications of the New Era Report for PhD education. (Invited plenary). American Association of Colleges of Nursing Doctoral Conference, San Diego, CA.
Grey, M. (2016, September). Lifestyle determinants of health: Should we care? (Invited Keynote). Council for the Advancement of Nursing Science State of the Science Meeting, Washington, DC.
Ash, G. I., Baker, J. S., & Grey, M. (2017). Impact on metabolic syndrome of school-based Type 2 Diabetes (T2DM) prevention programs in at-risk youth. Diabetes, 66 (Suppl. 1), A215.
Joiner, K. L., Rechenberg, K., Jeon, S., & Grey, M. (2017). Sleep quality and glycemic control in adolescents with T1D. Diabetes, 66 (Suppl. 1), A222.
Ash, G. I., Jeon, S. & Grey, M. (2017). The impact on body weight of internet psycho-education programs for youth with type 1 diabetes. Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 51 (Suppl 1), S2538.
Joiner, K. L., Whittemore, R., Holland, M. L., & Grey, M. (2017). Stressful life events and glycemic control in young adults with type 1 diabetes. Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 51 (Suppl. 1) S1076.