The Center for Innovation Policy at Duke Law
CO-CONVENER & MODERATOR PANEL 4
Arti Rai, Elvin R. Latty Professor of Law and Faculty Co-Director, The Center for Innovation Policy at Duke Law, is an internationally recognized expert in intellectual property (IP) law, innovation policy, administrative law, and health law. Rai's extensive research on these subjects has been funded by NIH, NSF, Arnold Ventures, the Kauffman Foundation, the Greenwall Foundation, and the Woodrow Wilson Center. Her numerous publications have appeared in both peer-reviewed journals and law reviews. Peer-reviewed journals include Science, the New England Journal of Medicine, and JAMA. Rai currently serves as a Senior Advisor on innovation-related law and policy issues to the Department of Commerce’s Office of General Counsel. She regularly advises federal and state agencies as well as Congress on these issues. She is a member of multiple distinguished councils, including the National Academies’ Forum on Drug Discovery, Development, and Translation, the Polaris Advisory Council to the Government Accountability Office, and the American Law Institute. She has also served as a member of the National Advisory Council for Human Genome Research, as a public member of the Administrative Conference of the United States, and on numerous National Academies committees. Rai graduated from Harvard College, magna cum laude, with a degree in biochemistry and history (history and science) and received her J.D., cum laude, from Harvard Law School in 1991.