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Mitchell Katz

Ferring Pharmaceuticals
Vice President, Development Operations
Dr. Mitchell Katz recently joined Ferring Pharmaceuticals, Inc. as Vice President, Development Operations. In this position, he is responsible for providing strategic direction and operational excellence in running Ferring’s clinical stage programs.

Dr. Katz has over 25 years’ experience in the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries, including preclinical and clinical research, pharmaceutical operations, and regulatory affairs. Prior to joining Ferring, he served as Head of Clinical Research and Drug Safety Operations at Purdue Pharma L.P. Dr. Katz has experience working in start-up biotechnology companies, including Acorda Therapeutics, InterMune, Connetics, and NABI. He also held management positions at Eisai, Ortho Biotech and Schering-Plough and participated in seven successful NDA submissions in his professional career.

Dr. Katz holds a B.A. in Biology, a Ph.D. in Microbiology, and served as a postdoctoral research fellow at Downstate Medical Center in NY.

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