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Donald Singer
Consultant at formerly, GSK Senior Fellow, Microbiology, Biopharmaceutical GMP Operations, USA


Don Singer is Senior Microbiology Technical Consultant, N.A. for Ecolab, and a Fellow in the American Society for Quality.  He was formerly a GSK Senior Fellow.  Don is currently Chair of the USP Microbiology Committee of Experts and has been a member since 2000.  Don is a new member of the European Pharmacopeia Group 1 Microbiology Committee.  He is also chair of the PDA Task Force for the revision of Technical Report titled, “Pharmaceutical Package Integrity Testing”, and was co-author of the TR “Exclusion of Objectionable Microorganisms”.  He is a Certified Specialist Microbiologist (NRCM) and Certified Pharmaceutical GMP Professional (ASQ), and a former Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award Examiner. Don’s career spans over 35 years of research, quality control, quality assurance experience in the pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, personal care, cosmetic, and food industries.  Currently Don is also an adjunct instructor in the Biopharmaceutical Quality graduate program at University of Maryland Baltimore County.

Agenda Sessions

  • Phase Appropriate Thinking – Microbiology and Contamination Control

    On Demand
  • Speaker Q&A - Cryopreservation & Vein-to-vein and Downstream Considerations