Kaska Watson, M.P.H.

Law Clerk


Education

  • B.S. in Health from Texas A&M University
  • M.P.H. in Epidemiology from the University of Texas Health Science Center School of Public Health.

Ms. Watson provides research, analysis, and writing support for Sequel on matters of health,
drug and device, and addiction law and policy. She is a second-year student at the University of
Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law, focusing on health law and policy. She serves as the
2L class president for the Student Bar Association, the treasurer for the Student Health Law
Organization, and the 2L representative for the University of Maryland Association of
Legislative Law. The summer after her 1L year, Ms. Watson interned with the Maryland Office
of the Attorney General, Department of Health, where she gained practical experience with
health care litigation, legal research and writing, and administrative law, and contributed to
legal briefs on matters such as marijuana policy, health care provider licensure, and disability
benefits.

Prior to law school, Ms. Watson worked for three years as the Education and Policy Coordinator
at the National Infusion Center Association (NICA). At NICA, she developed policy programs
from the ground up, managed their state and federal legislative advocacy priorities,
spearheaded grassroots campaigns with both patients and healthcare providers, and created
content to address gaps in patient education resources. She served as a policy analyst for the
Texas House of Representatives Public Health Committee for the 84 th  legislative session in
2015.