Katharine A. Rendle, PhD, MSW, MPH

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Assistant Professor of Family Medicine and Community Health at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Department: Family Medicine and Community Health

Contact information
Department of Family Medicine and Community Health
51 North 39th Street
PPMC - Mutch 707
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-662-9147
BA (Anthropology)
University of California, 2004.
MSW (Social Policy & Evaluation)
University of Michigan, 2007.
MA (Anthropology)
University of Michigan, 2008.
PhD (Social Work & Anthropology)
University of Michigan, 2014.
MPH (Epidemiology)
University of California, 2015.
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Description of Research Expertise

cancer prevention and care; healthcare delivery research; mixed-methods research; clinical epidemiology; implementation science

Selected Publications

Beaber EF, Kamineni A, Kobrin SC, Tiro JA, & Rendle KA: Understanding organizational factors across diverse U.S. healthcare systems. 11th Annual International Science of Team Science (SciTS) Conference (Durham, NC) June 2020 Notes: Conference Poster Accepted (peer-reviewed).

Kaufman T, Rendle KA, Aakhus E, Braun J, Bilger A, Gabriel PE, Nimgaonkar V, Shah A, Shulman L, Trotta R, Bekelman J, Barg F: Views from Patients with Cancer in the Setting of Unplanned Acute Care: Informing Approaches to Reduce Healthcare Utilization. Journal of Oncology Practice June 2020.

Effect of CT Image Reconstruction Parameters on Radiomic Phenotyping of the Lung Parenchyma: A Preliminary Study in the NCI PROSPR Screening Cohort: Effect of CT Image Reconstruction Parameters on Radiomic Phenotyping of the Lung Parenchyma: A Preliminary Study in the NCI PROSPR Screening Cohort. American Thoracic Society International Conference (Philadelphia, PA) May 2020 Notes: Conference Poster (Peer-Reviewed).

Williamson AA, Milaniak I, Watson B, Cicalese O, Fiks AG, Power TJ, Barg FK, Beidas RS, Mindell JA, & Rendle KA: Early Childhood Sleep Intervention in Urban Primary Care: Clinician and Caregiver Perspectives. Journal of Pediatric Psychology May 2020.

Rendle KA, Saia CA, Horst MA, Wainwright J, Barg FK, Kontos D, Schnall MD, Vachani A: More than one: Evaluating intra-system variation in the implementation and impact of lung cancer screening. 44th Annual American Society of Preventive Oncology Conference (Tucson, AZ) March 2020 Notes: Conference Poster (peer-reviewed).

Sarma E, Rendle KA, Kobrin SC: Cancer symptom awareness in the US: Sociodemographic differences in a population-based survey of adults. Prev Med 132, March 2020.

Rendle KA, Burnett-Hartman A, Neslund-Dudas C, Greenlee R, Honda S, Elston Lafata J, Cooley M, Marcus P, Ritzwoller D, Doubeni CA: Evaluating lung cancer screening across diverse healthcare systems: A process model from the Lung PROSPR Consortium. Cancer Prev Res 13(2): 129-136, Feb 2020.

Rendle KA, Bocage C, Mehta S, Ogden S, Hur L, Doubeni C: Barriers and facilitators to using mailed FIT outreach to improve colorectal cancer screening in West Philadelphia. American Public Health Association Annual Meeting (Philadelphia, PA) November 2019 Notes: Conference Poster (peer-reviewed).

Rendle KA, Abramson C, Garrett S, Halley M, Dohan D: Beyond exploratory: A tailored framework for assessing rigor in qualitative health services research. BMJ Open 9(e030123), Aug 2019.

Manz C, Rendle K, Bekelman J: Mind the gap: how vulnerable patients fall through the cracks of cancer quality metrics. BMJ Qual Saf August 2019.

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