Karen Katz

Director, Financing and Reimbursement of Cures in the US (FoCUS) Project

Karen Katz joined the NEWDIGS team in July 2019.  Previously, she was Director, Intellectual Property Programs, Suffolk University Law School where she developed on-line educational programming, conducted public and academic conferences and created a masters level degree focused on the biopharma industry.  Karen practiced law at Hale & Dorr, Crowell & Moring and was in-house counsel at St. Elizabeth’s Hospital in Washington, DC.  She presently serves on the board of Addgene.  She obtained her law degree from Boston University School of Law where she was on the law review and clerked for the U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit.