Pharmaceutical Engineering January / February 2017 Issue Cover


The New Face of Leadership

Cover: Robin Kumoluyi, Johnson & Johnson’s Vice President of Quality Systems and Services talks about her career path, willingness to take chances, and determination to be a leader.

The Catastrophe of Drug Shortages in Pediatric Oncology

Feature: Pediatric hematologist/oncologist Dr. Yoram Unguru calls drug shortages “a national disgrace” that delay lifesaving treatments, and lead to patient deaths. Drug companies must be part of the solution, he says.

Young Professional Voices

Special Report: We asked ISPE Young Professionals to share their perspectives on the pharmaceutical industry. We also caught up with former student poster competitors to see how that experience helped shape their careers.

In This Issue

Special Reports

ISPE knows that the future of the pharmaceutical industry lies with its youth—and to prove it, we’ve contacted five former contestants to see how the competition affected their careers.


This paper was written by members of the BioPhorum Operations Group CPV and Informatics team and widely reviewed across the BPOG collaboration. As such, it represents the current consensus view of process verification subject matter experts in the biopharmaceutical industry, but does not represent the procedural details of any individual company. It is designed to be informative for industry...


What will be the most important industry drivers, its innovations, if any? What indeed!

During the ISPE 2016 Annual Meeting Pharmaceutical Engineering caught up with a few industry leaders and asked for their perspectives. Here's what they had to say.