Patricia M. Fank, PsyD
Dr. Fank obtained her PsyD in Clinical Psychology from The Chicago School of Professional Psychology in 2012. In addition to her generalist psychology training, she has specialized training in health psychology. Dr. Fank completed a post-doctoral fellowship in psycho-oncology at Washington University/Barnes-Jewish Hospital’s Siteman Cancer Center in St. Louis in 2013. Dr. Fank joined the faculty of the Psychiatry Department’s Division of Clinical Psychology in the fall of 2013. She holds an outpatient psychotherapy clinic and also provides consultation services to oncology, fertility, and OB/GYN patients in both inpatient and outpatient settings. Her research interests include quality of life, psychological distress, coping, and resilience among cancer patients, in addition to studying health disparities and health-related beliefs.