Phil Duncanson, PhD AstraZeneca

Phil Duncanson is the Chief Microbiologist for AstraZeneca has over 20 years of experience in pharmaceutical, industrial and clinical microbiology. Phil has a Bachelor’s degree in Genetics with Microbiology from The University of Leeds and obtained a Doctoral Degree in Parasitology from The University of Salford, both in the United Kingdom. At AstraZeneca, Phil is responsible for global strategy and standardization for QC labs. Phil is currently a member of the U.S. Pharmacopeia Microbiology Expert Committee, part of the USP 2020-2025 Council of Experts.