Elizabeth L. Frank, PhD, DABCC

Medical Director, Analytic Biochemistry
Medical Director, Calculi and Manual Chemistry
Co-Medical Director, Mass Spectrometry
Dr. Frank is a professor of pathology at the University of Utah School of Medicine. She received her PhD in organic chemistry from the University of Colorado at Boulder, completed a clinical internship in pathology at Penrose Hospital in Colorado Springs, and trained as a postdoctoral fellow in pharmacy at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center. She finished postdoctoral fellowship training in clinical chemistry at the University of Utah School of Medicine. Dr. Frank is certified in clinical chemistry by the American Board of Clinical Chemistry and is a fellow of the National Academy of Clinical Biochemistry. Dr. Frank’s research interests are focused on measurement of biogenic amines, porphyrins, and vitamins using high-performance liquid chromatography and mass spectrometry; biochemical assessment of nephrolithiasis risk; determination of calculi composition; and use of vitamin testing to evaluate health status.