James Colandene, Ph.D.Manager, Biopharmaceutical Product Sciences at GSK
Dr. Colandene has worked in the biopharmaceutical industry for 19 years with a focus on protein formulation, drug product manufacturing process development, characterization, technical transfer and validation. He is currently a manager in the Biopharmaceutical Product Sciences department at GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), where he manages a team responsible for formulation, drug product manufacturing process development, and implementation of delivery devices for biopharmaceuticals at all stages of development. He formerly held similar positions at Human Genome Sciences and Bayer Corporation. Dr. Colandene earned his B.S. degree in Biochemistry from Virginia Tech and his Ph.D. in the Biology Department at the University of Virginia, where he applied molecular biology and protein biochemistry techniques to study protein structure-function relationships.