Dr. Kavita Berger

Kavita Berger

Dr. Kavita Berger

A geneticist and molecular biologist by training, Dr. Berger began her career in science and security policy in 2005 when she joined AAAS. There, she engaged government and non-governmental experts on topics including biosecurity policy, bioengagement, security implications of enabling biotechnologies, and health security. She has enabled scientists and security experts to contribute their experience and knowledge to current policy discourse to prevent malicious exploitation of advancements in life science. She joined Gryphon Scientific in 2015 where she focuses on international bioengagement, biosecurity and biodefense policy, and preventing exploitation of enabling biology.

Kavita is a singer and is learning to play guitar. She loves 80’s alternative, rap, and pop music. She is also a loyal Ohio State Buckeye.