Catherine A. Melfi, Ph.D.

Chief Regulatory Officer
Catherine A. Melfi, Ph.D. joined Omeros as our vice president, regulatory affairs and quality systems in October 2012 and has served as our chief regulatory officer since April 2016. Dr. Melfi previously served from 1996 to 2012 at Eli Lilly and Company, where she held technical and leadership roles of increasing scope and responsibility, including as Senior Director and Scientific Director in Global Health Outcomes and Regulatory Affairs, respectively. Prior to joining Lilly, Dr. Melfi held various faculty and staff positions at Indiana University, including appointments in its Economics Department, in the School of Public and Environmental Affairs, and in the Indiana University School of Medicine. Dr. Melfi received her Ph.D. in Economics from the University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill and B.S. in Economics from John Carroll University.