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Item 5.02.Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers
On April 30, 2020, Judith Abrams, Chief Medical Officer of Editas Medicine, Inc. (the “Company”), and the Company entered into a letter agreement pursuant to which Dr. Abrams resigned from the Company effective May 1, 2020 and the Company agreed to provide Dr. Abrams reimbursement of the Company contributions of the cost of health care continuation under the Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act for up to twelve months. In addition, on May 4, 2020, the Company and Dr. Abrams entered into an advisory agreement pursuant to which the Company will pay Dr. Abrams $50,000 per month for a term of six months.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
EDITAS MEDICINE, INC.
May 6, 2020
/s/ Cynthia Collins