Christopher Smalley, Director, Engineering, Merck & Co, Inc.
Chris Smalley has spent 5 years at Merck, where he has responsibility for innovative processes implementation and validation, including Single Use Systems, worldwide in the vaccine, pharmaceutical and biotechnology businesses of the organization. Previously, he had been Director of Quality Operations for Wyeth Pharmaceuticals for 12 years with responsibility for setting validation standards and conducting validation activities globally in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, consumer health and nutritional businesses. His research experience includes responsibility for Quality in the U.S. operations of the Sanofi Research Division, and earlier he had worked for the Johnson & Johnson family of companies, where he was the Plant Manager for the Parenterals facility for Janssen Pharmaceutica. Chris retired from the United States Air Force as a LtCol where he practiced as a pharmacist and healthcare administrator, and is a graduate of the Philadelphia College of Pharmacy of the University of the Sciences in Philadelphia. His graduate education includes a MBA from Temple University Fox School of Business and a Masters of Science in Pharmaceutical Chemistry from Temple University School of Pharmacy. Chris is a former member of the PDA Board of Directors and the Science Advisory Board.
Donald Eddington, PhD, Technical Consultant, Eddington and Bond Associates
Donald Eddington, PhD, is a Technical Consultant with Eddington and Bond Associates is a Technical Consultant with Eddington and Bond Associates. His prior employment was with METALL+PLASTIC (M+P) as director of R&D, where he focused on isolators, aseptic processing and hydrogen peroxide decontamination. Prior to M+P, he held various positions at STERIS/AMSCO starting in 1991 as a senior engineer and rising to director of process engineering. His responsibilities included the development and application of hydrogen peroxide sterilization machinery. Eddington received his BS and ME from the University of Florida and his PhD degree from North Carolina State University.