Expertise: Technical conduct of general toxicology studies. Technical training and coordination of biocompatibility testing for material qualification and regulatory submissions. Monitoring of studies placed at contract labs to support biological testing.
Experience: Managed the Material Testing/Toxicology departments at Baxter for over 30 years. Coordinated the biological safety test program for medical devices and drug product components (recommending test requirements in support of new product and material qualification for regulatory submissions). Extensive experience training technical staff for small and large animal studies focusing on routes of administration and sample preparation.
Other: Member of the Society of Toxicology and American Association of Laboratory Animal Science