Senior Consultant HHS/ASPR/BARDA
Geoffrey Glauser is currently a subject matter expert in support of the Manufacturing, Facilities, and Engineering Division of the Biomedical Advancement Research Development Authority (BARDA) in the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response (ASPR) within Health and Human Services (HHS).  This division contracts the development, and supply of vaccines, antivirals, diagnostics, therapeutics and ancillary products for Pandemic Influenza, Project BioShield, and research and development Programs.  He is a contributing technical author to the Parenteral Drug Association publications and the International Society for Pharmaceutical Engineering (ISPE). Recently he worked with the Center for Disease Control in Sierra Leone on a Phase 2-3 Ebola vaccine clinical trial.  

Mr. Glauser has previously worked in line and staff positions with Pfizer (Wyeth) Pharmaceuticals in the Global Packaging Technology group supporting biotech, vaccine, and consumer areas with temperature controlled shipping expertise and solutions. In other industrial positions, he has directed supply chain, biological, sterile and chemical planning and manufacturing activities with Merck & Co. Inc. (25 years) and Fisher Clinical Services for in-line, new product and clinical biological and pharmaceutical entities both domestically and internationally.  A former US Navy officer and engineer, Mr. Glauser has a microbiology degree from Indiana University.

Main Day One

Tuesday, September 22nd, 2020

8:45 AM Sonoco Thermosafe Master Class: Certification Program- Life-Cycle Development of Temperature Assurance Packaging (TAP)

The certification program is a one-day, interactive training course designed to guide participants through the process of developing Temperature Assurance Packaging (TAP) solutions from beginning to end. Topics to be explored include: regulations, transportation/logistics, ambient profiles, operations, and package design. The course is conducted by a diverse team of industry experts who will provide handson instruction with a case-study based learning environment.

Certified Professionals will be able to:
  • Understand the fundamentals of temperature assurance packaging
  • Evaluate different solutions to determine what best meets the needs of their company
  • Guide the implementation of temperature assurance packaging solutions within your organization
  • Grasp the key processes, protocols and techniques involved in designing temperature-controlled packaging

As a precursor to the Professional Course, you will be provided access to the online “Fundamentals” course. This self-paced course is designed to ensure participants develop a solid foundation and understanding of the key elements associated with temperature assurance packaging. At the conference, participants will build upon the knowledge they gained during the “Fundamentals” course as a progression into the “Professional” course. All participants completing courses will be awarded with a Certificate of Completion.

Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining Geoffrey.

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