Kate Barker provides support to public and private equity markets by highlighting and evaluating the impact of developments within the healthcare industry.

In addition, she partners internally with cross-functional teams to manage projects and deliver insights. Kate previously worked on Avalere’s specialty pharmaceuticals research product and applies her background in life sciences, research, and development to analyze industry trends.

Prior to joining Avalere, Kate was an intern with the San Diego County Community Health Improvement Partners and supported national health education initiatives at UC, Irvine, by coordinating research, communication, and outreach efforts.

Kate holds a BA in public health policy from the University of California, Irvine.