SMi's 7th annual Pharmaceutical Microbiology UK Conference

SMi’s 7th annual Pharmaceutical Microbiology UK conference will provide attendees essential indicators for Quality Assurance and Quality Control whilst presenting that latest information on protecting pharmaceutical and healthcare products from spoilage by microorganisms, and protecting patients and consumers.

This year’s event will provide an in-depth overview of the function of the pharmaceutical microbiologist and what they need to know, from regulatory filing and GMP, to laboratory design and management, and risk assessment tools and techniques. These key aspects are discussed through a series of dedicated presentations, keynote sessions and workshops, with topics covering biofilms, validation, data analysis, bioburden, toxins, microbial identification, mycoplasma testing, and contamination control.

• Oliver Chancel, Sterility and Aseptic Process, Assurance Expert, Merial Sas
• Andrew Bartko, Research Leader, Battelle Memorial Institute

Expert Speaker Line-Up Includes:
• Renate Rosengarten, Professor and Chair of Bacteriology and Hygiene, University of Veterinary Medicine Vienna
• Ingo Spreitzer, Deputy Head Section Microbial Safety, Paul-Ehrlich Institute
• Ruth Daniels, Senior Scientist Microbiology, Janssen
• Jeremy Webb, Professor of Microbiology, Principal Investigator (Biofilms and Microbial Communities), University of Southampton
• Ian Symonds, Head Aseptic Intelligence and Strategy, GSK
• Shahram Lavasani, CEO & Founder, ImmuneBiotech


Senior Microbiologist, Lead Scientist, Laboratory Manager, QA Specialist Drug Substance External Manufacturer, Business Development Manager – Testing, Pharmaceutical Microbiology Consultant, Higher Pharmacopoeial Scientist, Analytical Standards Specialist


Pharmaceutical Microbiology UK attendees will have access to network with companies across the complete pharma supply chain. With its unique blend of unprecedented global influence and the infrastructure to advance relationships between buyers and sellers, Microbiology East UK 2018 will provide a platform of solutions and ideas unlike any other.

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