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July 09, 2018
This article was originally published in the 2018 July/August issue of Pharmaceutical Engineering magazine . Catch up on what you missed by reading: Surrounding & Controlling Underground Leaks in Pharma Facilities & Equipment Part 1 Surrounding & Con...
July 05, 2018
“We serve patients.” This statement from the opening plenary address by Ronan Farrell, Global Head of Quality and Compliance, F. Hoffmann-La Roche AG, Basel, Switzerland, set the tone and the focus for the ISPE Quality Manufacturing Conference, held 4–6 June in Arlington, Virginia.
July 02, 2018
While most in the pharmaceutical industry understand the need for double-wall containment piping systems, our field observations indicate that many companies do not.
June 28, 2018
Shire is the 2018 ISPE Facility of the Year Category Winner for Operational Excellence for their project – Los Angeles Quality Control Laboratory in Los Angeles, California. Projects selected for recognition in the Operational Excellence category exe...
June 25, 2018
A roundtable session coordinated by the ISPE Ireland Affiliate’s Women in Pharma Team delved into productivity and innovation in advanced pharma manufacturing: Latest trends/breakthroughs. The roundtable was part of the Ireland Affiliate Annual Semin...
June 20, 2018
Life usually doesn’t turn out the way you expect. Most people, when asked, can identify points in their lives when they made a choice and took a certain path, and that changed all that was to follow. They chose a specific school to attend or career p...
June 18, 2018
This article was originally published in the March April issue of Pharmaceutical Engineering ® magazine . Catch up on this series by reading: Bringing the Outside In – When a Pharma Factory is Needed in the Future Part 1 Bringing the Outside In – Whe...
June 13, 2018
Ten years after its publication, the ISPE GAMP ® 5 Guide: A Risk-Based Approach to Compliant GxP Computerized Systems is regarded as the definitive industry guidance on GxP computerized system compliance and validation for companies and suppliers and...
June 11, 2018
Calling All Young Professionals and Students Year after year, all students and young professionals have the same questions: What are employers looking for in a candidate? What can I do to be at the front of the pack? The answers are simple - learn mo...
June 06, 2018
Wyeth, a Pfizer Company, is the 2018 ISPE Facility of the Year Category Winner for Sustainability for their Project Diamond - 2nd Pfizer Consumer Health Plant Project in Suzhou, China. Projects selected for recognition in the Sustainability Category...