Desmond Hunt USP

Desmond Hunt

Desmond Hunt USP Sr. Principal Scientist

Dr. Desmond G. Hunt has been with USP since 2005 and holds the position of Sr. Principal Scientist in the Compendial Science Group-General Chapters. He works with the Packaging and Distribution and Dosage Forms Expert Committees, where he works to develop and revise USP Standards. He has authored many publications and peer-reviewed articles and is a frequent speaker and instructor on topics related to pharmaceutical packaging, particulate matter in parenteral and ophthalmic dosage forms, and good storage and transportation practices. He participates in several industry Working Groups and Technical Committees related to his areas of expertise. Dr. Hunt obtained his M.S. and Ph.D. from the University of Texas at Austin.