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PDA Midwest Chapter - Mitigating Risk in Your Good Distribution Practice

Aug 17 - Aug 17, 2017 |
Aug 17, 2017 |
Maggiano's Little Italy | Schaumburg, IL
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Please Join PDA Midwest Chapter for a dinner meeting to discuss topics focused on Assessing and Mitigating Risk in your Good Distribution Process.

Location: Maggiano’s Little Italy, 1901 Woodfield Road, Schaumburg, IL 60173
Date: August 17th 2017 at 5:30pm


5:30pm Registration / Reception
6:15pm Dinner
6:45pm Reliability - When Integrity Matters Most, Jim Bacon VP- Partner Client Solutions Aerosafe Global inc
7:30pm United States Pharmacopeia - The Evolution of Good Distribution Practices, Chris Anderson - Director of Quality Systems Cardinal Health inc
8:00pm Q&A - Closing Remarks


PDA members $55.00, Nonmembers $65.00

About the Speakers

Jim Bacon – Vice President Partner Client Solutions,  AeroSafe Global

Jim, is currently Vice President – Partner Client Solutions for AeroSafe Global based in Rochester, New York, USA.  As a recognized cold chain logistics industry expert, Jim provides guidance and focus to grow and expand the business and to strengthen the client relationship providing an environment of innovation and continuous improvement.

Prior to this, Jim spent the last 25+ years in the healthcare industry where he led a team of supply chain and logistics professionals providing life-saving and quality of life medicines. He remains focused on helping companies develop disciplined sales & operations planning processes and industry leading cold chain logistics practices.

Chris Anderson - Director of Quality Systems Cardinal Health inc

Chris led the development of the current innovative and sustainable cold chain packaging process for Cardinal Health that has been recognized through the industry through various awards, speaking invitation and publications. 

In his quality role, Chris has regulatory responsibility for the quality systems that support compliance, temperature management, and DSCSA regulatory support.  Chris is a member of the United States Pharmacopeia (USP) Packaging and Distribution Expert Committee and Co-Chair of the USP Sub-Committee.

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