Sr. Director, US Country Head, Global Clinical Operations
Karin currently serves as the U.S. Country Head within Global Clinical Operations for Janssen Pharmaceuticals Research and Development. In this role, Karin is responsible for driving the delivery of studies in all phases of clinical development across therapeutic areas that include Oncology, Cardiovascular, Metabolism, Infectious Disease, Neuroscience, Immunology, Vaccines and Pulmonary Hypertension. Karin has over 25 years of experience in the pharmaceutical business. She has served as a Clinical Research Associate, Trainer, Business Operations Lead, Department Manager as well as Regional and Global Leads for multiple projects and initiatives.
Prior to joining Johnson & Johnson, Karin was employed by GlaxoSmithKline as the Head of the U.S. Clinical Monitoring group. She is a graduate from St. Olaf College, holding a Bachelor of Liberals Art with concentration in the sciences.
Karin believes in focusing efforts on continuous improvement focusing on where we can streamline the ways we develop and deliver high quality medicines for the patients that are waiting.