Janet is a pharmacist with a PhD in medicinal chemistry, alumni Manchester and Strathclyde respectively. She has worked in Regulatory Affairs supporting drug development from scientific advice through early phase development (clinical & technical) to final dossier submission, via a number of significant changes within the regulatory environment. Through Janet’s professional career she has supported applications in the UK/Europe/ASEAN and USA markets, covering medical devices, pharmaceuticals (OTC & ethical) and food supplements on a number of well known brands. Janet’s key skills are: regulatory strategies to support innovation; ranking ideas for product development; claims development; technical reviews and delivering the bigger picture in research, with the consumer always in mind. Janet is now utilising these skills working as a consultant for consult2deliver, based in Biocity.
Graham is a pharmacist with expertise in pharmacokinetics (PK) and clinical pharmacology. His career started in hospital pharmacy. Following a PhD from the University of Manchester he joined the pharmaceutical industry, where he worked as a pharmacokineticist gaining extensive experience with many global project teams developing new medicines in Europe, Japan and North America. Latterly he has worked as an independent consultant through GBPK Consulting Ltd., a company he founded in 2007. In this role he has provided PK and clinical pharmacology support to large pharmaceuticals companies, smaller biotech companies and CROs. Graham has a particular interest in teaching the wonders of PK to non-specialists. He has run workshops for the European Medical Writers Association and lectures on the Experimental Therapeutics MSc course run by the University of Oxford. In addition, to running bespoke in-house courses for healthcare companies.