Dr. Granger is Associate Professor and Associate Director of Duke Translational Nursing Institute. She is also Director of the Duke Heart Center Nursing Research Program and adjunct faculty at the University of Gothenburg, Sweden. Dr. Granger received her doctorate in nursing from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, her MSN from Duke University, and her BSN from the University of Tennessee at Knoxville.
Dr. Granger has extensive clinical experience in cardiovascular nursing, and her clinical work as a Clinical Nurse Specialist has been dedicated to overcoming barriers to the use and conduct of research in the service setting through development of pragmatic tools that change the way nurses learn about, apply, and conduct nursing science. She has developed an innovative model for clinical inquiry and research in the hospital setting, which has been adopted in clinical settings across the U.S. and abroad. Dr. Granger is an active member of the American Association of Critical Care Nurses, the American Heart Association and the European Society for Patient Adherence, Compliance and Persistence.
Samsky MD, DeVore AD, McIlvennan CK, Granger CB, Granger BB, Hernandez AF, et al. Heart Failure Clinical Trial Operations During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Results From a Multicenter Survey. Circ Heart Fail. 2020 Sep;13(9):e007456.
Kettle M, Kester K, Cadavero A, Floyd S, Ornell A, Meyer MH, et al. COVID-19: Mobilizing Quickly for a Rapid Response. Aacn Advanced Critical Care. 2020 Sep;31(3):326–33.
Bufalino VJ, Bleser WK, Singletary EA, Granger BB, O’Brien EC, Elkind MSV, et al. Frontiers of Upstream Stroke Prevention and Reduced Stroke Inequity Through Predicting, Preventing, and Managing Hypertension and Atrial Fibrillation: A Call to Action From the Value in Healthcare Initiative's Predict & Prevent Learning Collaborative. Circulation Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes. 2020 Jul 20;13(7):e006780.