Rita Khanna

President, International Technology Transfer Management, Inc.

Dr. Rita Khanna is the President of International Technology Transfer Management, Inc. (ITTM, Inc.) and has more than 20 years of legal and business development experience in the biomedical field focusing on strategic partnering and negotiation of agreements, licensing of technologies and intellectual property management. She has extensive experience on issues of global health, especially on diseases affecting developing countries. She was previously General Counsel at Aeras, Director of Technology Transfer at the University of Maryland Biotechnology Institute, and worked in the Office of Technology Transfer at the National Institutes of Health. In addition to her legal experience, she has extensive scientific research experience in both academia and private industry, including at NIH. She received her Ph.D. in Biology from the University of Illinois, her J.D. from University of Maryland Law School and is a member of the Maryland Bar.

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Trying to address sustainability issues for your non-profit? Partnering with a non-profit organization? Entering into a multi-party alliance between for-profit and not for profit organizations, or getting some of your funding from a foundation? Understand the issues and choices to be considered in the formation of these agreements and partnerships. Join us for a lively discussion!