Sarah Farabi, PhD, RN has joined the college from Children’s Hospital of Colorado where she worked as a nurse scientist.
Farabi brings over 8 years of research experience and experience with funding research grants. She has also published several research journals. Farabi is a member Sigma Theta Tau, Midwest Nursing Research Society, American Academy of Sleep Medicine, American Heart Association and American Diabetes Association.
Dr. Farabi received her Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing from the University of Illinois in Chicago, Illinois. Her dissertation research looked at the relationship between glucose variability and sleep disruption in young adults with type 1 diabetes. Dr. Farabi’s program of research is focused on understanding the biobehavioral mechanisms underlying obesity. She has a particular interest in the influence of diet and sleep on metabolic disturbances. She received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from St. Louis University.