Rebecca Katz is an associate professor in the Department of International Health at Georgetown’s School of Nursing and Health Studies and co-director of the Center for Global Health Science and Security. She is a participant in the Initiative for U.S. -China Dialogue on Global Issues faculty research group on global health, as well as a member of the faculty committee for the university's Global Health Initiative.
International activities include:
- Received a major award from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in 2007 to perform a comparative study of international law and public health preparedness.
- Author or co-author of more than 13 publications with work appearing in Global Health Governance, American Journal of Disaster Medicine, and the World Health Organization.