Kate Bak

Clinical Research Coordinator, Department of Radiation Oncology

Kate Bak

Contact Info

kbak@umn.edu

Office Phone 612-626-5403

Fax 612-624-5445

Clinical Research Coordinator, Department of Radiation Oncology


Summary

Kate has an undergraduate degree in Health Studies and Political Science along with a Masters in Health

Research Services. She has over 15 years of experience in both the United States and Canada conducting,
analyzing and reporting on qualitative research studies, quality improvement initiatives, program evaluations
and clinical research studies. Kate is an expert at collating large amounts of data into clear and comprehensive guidelines, reports, academic papers, algorithms, websites and user tools, such as mobile phone apps. Over the years, Kate has gathered over 40 publications in peer-reviewed journals, with more than 2000 citations, as well a book chapter on Health Services Research and Program Evaluation in the textbook: Research Methods for the Radiation Therapist: From Question to Culture.