Barb Killian has joined Katz Korin Cunningham as a member of the health care practice group. Barb concentrates her practice in regulatory compliance, privacy and security, risk management, contracting, administrative and civil litigation, and emergency preparedness and response for acute and long-term care.
Prior to joining Katz Korin Cunningham, Barb served at the Indiana Department of Health as its first regulatory compliance and policy officer and as special counsel for emergency response. Among other notable accomplishments, Barb helped developed Indiana’s syringe services legislation and additional harm reduction programming in response to the opioid crisis, convened several state agencies to develop protocols in compounding and infection control and injection safety for physician clinics, and played an integral role in Indiana’s COVID-19 response. She also co-chaired the state’s health equity policy and communications committees.
Outside of the office, Barb has held several non-profit board positions to ameliorate child abuse, human trafficking, substance abuse, cancer, and poverty.
Barb attended California State University for her undergraduate studies where she earned a B.A. in Communications. Barb received her J.D. from Indiana University’s Robert H. McKinney School of Law.
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