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Katherine Drabiak

Associate professor of health law, public health law and medical ethics, University of South Florida

Katherine Drabiak, JD, is an Associate Professor at the University of South Florida College of Public Health and College of Medicine. Drabiak’s teaching and research focuses in health law, public health, and medical ethics. Drabiak has authored numerous law review articles and her scholarship has appeared in a variety of other journals including American Medical Association Journal of Ethics; Bioethics; and the Journal of Law, Medicine, and Ethics. She has experience consulting in both research ethics and clinical ethics to develop guidance policies and best practices. She is currently a member of Advent Health’s Medical Ethics Committee, has worked with the state and local bar associations, and the Florida Department of Health.


  • –present
    Assistant Professor, University of South Florida


  • 2008 
    Indiana University School of Law - Indianapolis, JD