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 Expert  722849

Expert in Pharmaceutical Development, Design of Experiments


Available for your Consulting and Expert Witness Needs

Oregon (OR)
USA
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Summary of Expertise:

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Expert has spent many years applying organic chemistry to solving problems in the fine chemicals and pharmaceutical industry.
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applied organic chemistry

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chemical process monitoring

Expert has been involved for many years in developing chemical processes for the fine chemical and pharmaceutical industries.
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chemical process

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chemical processing

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organic compound process development

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pharmaceutical chemistry

Expert has used a wide variety of chemical process controls in the process of developing synthetic chemical reactions for the fine chemical and pharmaceutical industries.
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chemical process control

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process technology

Expert has been involved in developing processes in the fine chemicals and pharmaceutical industries for many years.
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fine chemical

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fine organic synthesis

Expert has been working in the area of homogeneuos catalysis since completing his graduate studies with E. Negieshi at Purdue University.
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homogeneous catalysis

Expert has a Ph.D. in organic chemistry and has been practicing synthetic organic chemistry on complex pharmaceutically active compounds for many years.
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organic chemistry

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organic synthesis

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synthetic organic chemistry

Expert has used design of experiments for developing models to understand complex chemical systems in the fine chemicals and pharmaceutical industries for many years.
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organic compound synthesis modeling

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analysis of experiments

Expert studied organometallic chemistry at Purdue University under E. Negishi and has applied that knowledge to the fine chemicals and pharmaceutical industries.
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organometallic chemistry

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organometallic compound


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Localities:
Expert may consult nationally and internationally, and is also local to the following cities: Portland, Oregon;  Eugene, Oregon;  Salem, Oregon;  Gresham, Oregon;  Beaverton, Oregon;  Hillsboro, Oregon;  Springfield, Oregon;  and Vancouver, Washington.

Education:
Year   Degree   Subject   Institution  
1991   Ph.D.   Chemistry   Purdue University  
1985   B.A.   Chemistry   Indiana State University  

Work History:
Years   Employer   Title   Responsibilities

2003 to

 

(Undisclosed)

 

President

 

Expert is responsible for all areas of operation for a consulting and information services business: attracting and developing relationships with various potential clients; developing a business plan for operations of the company; and has provided reports and data for clients on various topics related to science, marketing, and competitive intelligence.

1998 to 2003

 

Cell Therapeutics, Inc.

 

Senior Staff Chemist

 

He was responsible for planning the development work for poly-glutamate polymer-paclitaxel conjugate (CT-2103) for four years. He participated and presented information for several due diligence potential partnerships. He was responsible for manufacturing campaigns under current Good Manufacturing Practice at various vendor sites, and for initial vendor audit and selection. He has extensive knowledge of the chemistry of paclitaxel. Expert was responsible for chemistry manufacturing and controls CT-2103 cross-functional group (analytical development, process development, formulation development, quality control, quality assurance, document control, active pharmaceutical ingredient manufacturing, finished product manufacturing). He was a core team member for CT-2103 (poly-glutamic acid paclitaxel polymer conjugate) on cross-functional team (regulatory, marketing, research, preclinical/toxicology, project management, clinical) representing manufacturing, and quality control. He was responsible for three years for multimillion-dollar budgets directly related to manufacturing and development; indirectly responsible for tens of millions of budget dollars and came within 3% of the budget, usually under budget.

1997 to 1998

 

Synthetech

 

Senior Process Development Chemist

 

Expert designed and refined synthetic schemes for the synthesis of specialty amino acids and peptide building blocks. He optimized and improved existing synthetic sequences. He executed synthetic schemes and clarified results both at bench scale as well as pilot plant scale. He analyzed and interpreted information to decide the further course of projects. He did troubleshooting of operations in the pilot plant when problems occurred. He has pilot plant experience (22-liter flasks and 50 to 500-gallon reactors).

1992 to 1997

 

Bristol-Myers Squibb

 

Research Scientist

 

He designed and refined synthetic schemes for the synthesis of key targets. He optimized and improved existing synthetic sequences for utilization in a kilo-lab. He executed synthetic schemes and clarified results. He analyzed and interpreted information to decide the further course of projects.


Career Accomplishments:
Associations/Societies

Expert is a member of the American Chemical Society, Parenteral Drug Association, and Association of Information Professionals.


Publications:
Publications and Patents Summary

He has one patent application, eight technical journal articles, and several articles on information services.

Selected Publications and Publishers  
 - U.S. Patent and Trademark Office  
 - Organic Letters  
 - Polymer Drugs in the Clinical Stage  
 - Journal of the American Chemical Society  
 - Journal of Organic Chemistry  

Consulting Services:
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Expert Witness:
Click the green button above to contact Expert for a free initial screening call regarding expert testimony, litigation consulting and support, forensic services, or any related expert witness services.  A few litigation needs include product liability, personal injury, economic loss, intellectual property (patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright), and insurance matters.  Remember, your initial screening call to speak with Expert is free.

Language Skills:
Foreign Language   Description
German   Expert can read technical German from the older literature.

Additional Skills and Services:
Training/Seminars

Expert teaches classes on design of experiments and critical thinking and decision making.

Supplier and Vendor Location and Selection

He has extensive experience in selecting contract manufacturers in the pharmaceutical and fine chemicals industries.


 

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