Speaker Group: Speaker MP

Prof Gavin Andrews

Professor Andrews holds an UG degree in Chemistry, a Master’s in Engineering, a PhD in Pharmaceutics, and more recently a MBA from WBS . He was appointed to rank of Chair of Pharmaceutical Engineering at the School of Pharmacy at QUB in 2014. His research involves the use of advanced engineering and emerging pharmaceutical techniques… Read more »

Thomas Brinz

Dr. Brinz did his first degree in Chemistry and followed up with his PhD in Polymer Chemistry in 1993 at the University of Ulm, Germany. In 1995, he joined the corporation of Robert Bosch GmbH. Since 2006 he has been responsible for the Engineering and Pharma Service team at Robert Bosch Packaging and Processing Technology,… Read more »

Dr Mohamed Albed Alhnan

Mohamed A. Alhnan is a Reader in Innovative Pharmaceutics at the Institute of Pharmaceutical Science (IPS), King’s College London (KCL). His research focuses on applying the latest advances in material science and electronics in the pharmaceutical field. His fundamental research led to several world firsts; first example of using pharmaceutical grade polymers in fused deposition… Read more »

Peter Gough

A chemist with a master’s degree in analytical chemistry, Peter Gough has over 45 years’ experience of pharmaceutical manufacture, control and quality management, culminating in the role of Senior Quality Consultant in Eli Lilly’s Global Quality Systems division. He has broad experience, particularly with quality control laboratories and the manufacture of solid dosage forms and… Read more »

Prof Dennis Douroumis

Dr Dennis Douroumis is a professor in Pharmaceutical Technology and Process Engineering at the University of Greenwich, UK His research activities focus on emerging technologies including: (a) 3D printing technologies for pharmaceutical dosage forms or novel medical devices (microneedles, bioresorbable scaffolds), (b) Continuous manufacturing processes for the development of medicinal products, and (c) Nanomaterial synthesis… Read more »

Tom Fripp

Tom is an internationally recognised, award-winning design expert with over 17 years of design experience and who has overseen the delivery of over 1,000 design projects. He has a 1st Class BA (Hons) in Industrial Design and a Masters with distinction in 3D printing. Tom has been named on 7 granted patents including 4 novel… Read more »

John Cobb

GMP Microbiologist with 30 years of experience. Part of the original working group for the MHRA in the development of irradiated culture medium for Grade A use. Has been involved with the design and manufacture of many different active air samplers. A leader in real time microbial bioburden evaluation in air and water.

Karen Harvey

Karen obtained a degree and PhD in Chemistry from UMIST, following which she joined a multi-national imaging company as a research scientist working on the introduction of a new product range. This involved the design and patenting of new proprietary materials followed by their development and scaleup for product use. Karen moved into the “new… Read more »

Richard Coe

A chartered engineer, MHRA registered RP, lead auditor and Non-Executive Director, Richard has 40 years of engineering design and management experience in industries as diverse as agriculture and motorsport. He has spent the last 20 years in senior pharmaceutical compliance management and consultancy positions, including validation, GMDP quality engineering, quality systems, lean compliance and GDP… Read more »