Catherine A. Sohn, PharmD.
Adjunct Professor, University of California San Francisco
Catherine Angell Sohn, Pharm.D., has served as a member of our board of directors since August 2019. Since January 2011, Dr. Sohn has consulted for pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical device and consumer healthcare companies in the areas of business strategy, business development, strategic product development and commercial launch at Sohn Health Strategies, LLC, which she founded and serves as President. Dr. Sohn serves on the board of directors of Jazz Pharmaceuticals plc (Nasdaq: JAZZ), Landec Corporation (Nasdaq: LNDC) and Rubius Therapeutics (Nasdaq: RUBY), and she is non-executive chair of BioEclipse Therapeutics, a privately held biotechnology company. Dr. Sohn previously served on the board of Neuralstem, Inc. (Nasdaq: CUR). From 1982 to 2010, Dr. Sohn spent 28 years at GlaxoSmithKline plc and its predecessor companies, SmithKline Beecham and SK&F, serving most recently as Senior Vice President. From 1994 to 1998, she was Vice President of Worldwide Strategic Product Development for Cardiovascular, Pulmonary and Metabolic Therapeutic Areas. Dr. Sohn received a PharmD. from the University of California, San Francisco, and a Certificate of Professional Development from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. She also is a Certified Licensing Professional and is a Board Leadership Fellow of the National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD).