Karin Rosen

Vice President, US Medical Affairs and Respiratory Therapeutic Area Head

Karin Rosen
Karin Rosen

Dr. Karin Rosén is Senior Vice President, US Medical Affairs and responsible for Medical Governance and Medical Affairs activities in the US, oversee regional Phase IIIb/IV clinical planning in the market and serve as the senior physician for the US and the medical partner to the President of the US Pharmaceuticals business. 

Prior to joining GSK, Karin was Senior Vice President of US & Global Medical Affairs at Aimmune Therapeutics where she led the US and Global Medical Affairs organization, which included building and managing headquarters and field-based teams in the US and around the world and designing novel drug development programs to treat food allergies.  Earlier in her career, Karin held leadership roles in medical affairs and medicine development at Genentech where she led international clinical research and product development programs in respiratory and immunology.  She has also served as a scientific advisor to multiple companies on development strategy across therapeutic areas and has extensive research and academic experience.

A native of Sweden, Karin holds M.D. and Ph.D. degrees from Lund University in Lund, Sweden. She will split her time between the RTP and Philadelphia locations and San Francisco where she resides with her family.