Dr. John Berridge
European Regulatory Affairs Advisor
John retired from Pfizer Global Research & Development at Sandwich in January 2006 as Vice President of Pharmaceutical Sciences.
He spent more than 31 years at Pfizer, starting as an Analytical Chemist, and ultimately responsible for all aspects of the product realisation disciplines of chemistry, pharmacy, analytical and regulatory CMC in Europe.
research interests have been directed towards high performance liquid chromatography, with special emphasis on the use of chemometrics.
This research was recognised by the award of the Chromatographic Society's Jubilee medal in 1989.
was involved in the ICH processes from their inception until November 2007, representing EFPIA in the Quality topics discussions.
has contributed to guidelines on impurities in drug substances and their dosage forms, specifications, and the Common Technical Document (Quality): he
was the Industry rapporteur for the pharmaceutical development guideline (Q8).
In 1995 he
was presented with an FIP IPS award for his
outstanding contribution to industrial pharmacy and in 1997 he
was awarded the Royal Pharmaceutical Society Chiroscience award for his
services to the pharmaceutical industry.
John now acts as an independent consultant and as European Regulatory Affairs Advisor to ISPE.
will be presenting in Manufacturing Excellence: "Product Quality Lifecycle Implementation (PQLI) initiative - An Update" on 2 June 2009, Tuesday.