Dr. Grishman joined the Division of Pediatric Endocrinology as an Assistant Instructor on July 1, 2006 and now serves as an Associate Professor. She obtained her medical degree at Creighton University in 2000. She completed her residency training at Rainbow Babies and Childrens Hospital/University Hospitals of Cleveland in 2003 and a fellowship in Pediatric Endocrinology at University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in 2006. She is currently researching the pathophysiology of type 1 diabetes.


Medical School
Creighton University (2000)
University Hospitals of Cleveland (2001), Pediatrics
University Hospitals of Cleveland (2003), Pediatrics
UT Southwestern/Children's Medical Center (2006), Pediatric Endocrinology
Graduate School
UT Southwestern Medical Center (2011)

Research Interest

  • Type 1 Diabetes in Children


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Parenteral glutamine infusion alters insulin-mediated glucose metabolism.
Borel MJ, Williams PE, Jabbour K, Levenhagen D, Kaizer E, Flakoll PJ JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 1998 Sep-Oct 22 5 280-5

Honors & Awards

  • Best Pediatric Specialists/Doctors in Dallas
    D Magazine (2018)
  • Endocrine Society
    Clinical Fellows Travel Grant to attend the 88th Annual Endocrine Society Meeting (2006)
  • European Society for Pediatric Endocrinology Summer School for Fellows
    Selected to attend the European Society for Pediatric Endocrinology Summer School for Fellows by the Lawson-Wilkins Pediatric Endocrine Society Awards Committee (2005)
  • International Health Tract Completed
  • Excellence in Patient Care Award
  • Deans Letter of Commendation
  • Dr. Roy Peterson Scholarship
    for excellent academic and clinical performance in the third year of medical school (1999)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Diabetes Association (2014)
  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • Honorary Member, Lawson-Wilkins Pediatric Endocrine Society
  • Texas Pediatric Society