As the senior consultant and quality assurance (QA) program manager, Brian DeGeare provides QA support for clients—covering all aspects of QA work under the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) Good Laboratory Practice (GLP) regulations, plus FDA/International Council for Harmonisation of Technical Requirements for Pharmaceuticals for Human Use (ICH) Good Clinical Practices (GCP). An accomplished specialist with the company for more than 12 years, Mr. DeGeare has more than 25 years of overall experience in QA.
Prior to joining Quality Assurance Consultancy, he was the Quality Assurance Unit (QAU) manager for a contract research organization (CRO) that conducted GLP field worker exposure studies and residue trials under EPA/GLP standards. Mr. DeGeare’s QA experience includes all study types (mammalian toxicology, ecotoxicology, biotechnology, analytical/bio-analytical chemistry, field trials, etc.) for regulatory submission. His GCP experience involves CRO site qualification audits.
Mr. DeGeare is a military veteran, serving 10 years active duty in the United States Air Force.