Dr. Bernard McGarvey is a Sr. Engineering Advisor responsible for process modeling applications at Eli Lilly and Company. He supports the application of process modeling in both manufacturing and process development. He has thirty two years’ experience in manufacturing where he has held positions in process engineering, process control engineering, and technical services. His interests include general mathematical modeling and simulation, process data analysis, capacity/workflow modeling, risk management, fluid dynamics, cold chain container design and qualification, non-linear model estimation and quality engineering. He has a B. Eng. degree and a Ph. D. from University College Dublin, Ireland. He is the co-author of the book “Dynamic Modeling for Business Management”. He is a member of the editorial advisory board for the Journal of Validation Technology and has been a co-author of a regular column on the Analysis and Control of Variation for this journal. He is on the advisory board for the Department of Chemical Engineering at Rose Hulman Institute of Technology. He is a member of the PDA.