Catalent Expert to Present at Pharmaceutical Packaging Leadership Summit
Somerset, NJ, November 11, 2010 — Dr. Mary Foster, Vice President of Quality for Catalent Pharma Solutions and Chair of the USP Packaging, Storage and Distribution Expert Committee, will give a presentation regarding key trends across the pharmaceutical supply chain at the Pharmaceutical Packaging Leadership Summit on November 15–16 at the Lowes Philadelphia Hotel in Philadelphia, PA. The presentation will begin at 1:15 pm on Monday, November 15 and will examine the storage, handling and distribution of drugs through an update on the USP general chapter <1079>.
Dr. Foster is a 28-year veteran of the pharmaceutical/biotechnology industry, with specialized expertise in the area of regulatory compliance, regulatory affairs, quality control and quality assurance roles in the manufacturing, packaging, holding and transportation of product encompassing global operations. She has worked for Catalent for 20 years at various sites and in roles of increasing responsibility within the quality and regulatory function. Today, she serves as the Vice President of Quality for Catalent working on global external relationships with worldwide regulatory agencies, pharmacopeias, academia and industry organizations in standards and guidance setting. Dr. Foster is also responsible for the global cGMP education process.
For a follow-up interview with Dr. Foster, please contact Patricia McGee at email@example.com .
From drug and biologic development services to delivery technologies to supply solutions, Catalent Pharma Solutions has the deepest expertise, the broadest offerings and the most unique technologies in the industry. With over 75 years of experience, Catalent helps customers get more molecules to market faster, enhance product performance, and provide superior, reliable manufacturing and packaging solutions. Catalent employs approximately 9,000 people at 29 facilities worldwide and in fiscal year 2010 generated more than $1.7 billion in annual revenue. Catalent is headquartered in Somerset, NJ. For more information, visit www.catalent.com .