Commander (CDR) Yambot is currently a Senior Consumer Safety Officer for the Office of Quality Surveillance, within the Office of Pharmaceutical Quality. He is on FDA's Quality Management Maturity Program Development Team. He joined the Agency in October 2008 after graduating with a B.S. in Materials Science and Engineering and M.S. in Biomedical Engineering from the University of California, Los Angeles. Prior to his current position within CDER, CDR Yambot served a variety of roles within the Office of Regulatory Affairs, including Investigator, Drug Specialist, Compliance Officer, and Supervisory Consumer Safety Officer.