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Tanya Klaslo
Vice President, Corporate Regulatory Operations at BD


Tanya Klaslo is a Vice President of Corporate Regulatory Operations at BD since November 2017.  In her current role, Tanya’s team oversees Regulatory Affairs led initiatives such as Regulatory IT Systems, EU MDR/IVDR, Global UDI as well as Advertising and Promotion, Labeling, and Publishing and other centralized support. 

Prior to BD, Tanya was a Senior Partner at Validant Consulting supporting the Regulatory Affairs and Quality practice.  Tanya has played a key role as a functional leader for a large EU Medical Device Regulation (MDR) program for a global medical device company.  In this role, Tanya provided leadership and guidance from planning, building, and execution of the program across the different departments including Clinical, Medical Safety, IT, Regulatory and Quality Assurance.

Prior to joining Validant, Tanya served as the Senior Director of Global Regulatory Operations at Baxter Healthcare.  During her time at Baxter, she led global transformational regulatory programs that included the company split of Baxter/Baxalta, global systems process improvement and systems deployment. Tanya has also developed strategy for offshoring, insourcing or outsourcing for resource efficiencies.  

Additionally, Tanya spent four years at MedImmune, leading the Global Submissions Management, Regulatory Operations including leading the integration into AstraZeneca.  Finally, Tanya held various positions at Abbott Laboratories including: Regional Sales Manager, R&D/Operations Project Manager, GMP Plant Compliance Manager and Labeling Manager.

Tanya received her Master of Science degree in Industrial Engineering and Program Management Certification from Northern Illinois University, and her Bachelors of Science degree in Biology from the University of Wisconsin – Stevens Point.

Agenda Sessions

  • Panel discussion: Sharing experiences of implementing the MDR

  • Quality Documentation Excellence: An opportunity to leverage the regulations to your advantage