Senior Scientific Liaison
U.S. Pharmacopeia (USP)
Galina Holloway joined USP in 2006 and is a Senior Scientific Liaison responsible for development, modernization, and revision of Excipient Monographs and General Chapters. Before Dr. Holloway joined the Excipients group, she was a senior group leader at USP Research and Development Laboratory where she led a group of highly qualified scientists in development and validation of analytical procedures for drug substances, drug products, food ingredients, excipients and dietary supplements.
Dr. Holloway has 25+ years’ experience as an analytical chemist both in the US and Russia. She has headed a research laboratory on water quality for the Russian Academy of Sciences, been a senior analytical chemist for a major international pharmaceutical company and laboratory director of an independent tobacco products testing laboratory.
Over the past several years, Dr. Holloway has been leading the work of USP expert volunteers on defining organic and inorganic excipient impurities. This work has resulted in publication of a Stimuli article “The complexity of setting compendial specifications for excipient composition and Impurities” and a USP General Announcement “Draft Roadmap for addressing element-specific chapters and tests in excipient monographs.”
Dr. Holloway holds a Ph.D.in Chemical Enzymology and a M.S. in Organic Chemistry from Moscow State University, Russia.
Thursday, November 12, 2020
11:00 AM – 11:30 AM ET