Elisabeth Bandak is educated as a physiotherapist in Copenhagen in 2005 and earned her Master degree in Medical Science at the University of Lund, Sweden in 2010.
Elisabeth Bandak has been engaged as a project coordinator and research assistant in several research projects on knee osteoarthritis at The Parker Institute. Other research areas include chronic widespread pain, including fibromyalgia and clinically based development of outcomes and development of interdisciplinary rehabilitation program to individuals with chronic widespread pain.
Currently, she is a PhD student at the Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences at the University of Copenhagen focusing on the effect of exercise on pain and perfusion in the knee and the surrounding muscles in individuals with knee osteoarthritis.
Alongside her PhD she works as a methods consultant for the Danish Health Authority in the development of National Clinical Guidelines.