Sr. Vice President
CHPA consumer healthcare products association
Barbara Kochanowsk, Ph.D, serves as Senior Vice President, Regulatory & Scientific Affairs at the Consumer Healthcare Products Association (CHPA). She is responsible for regulatory affairs activities, including cooperative programs with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, ingredient safety, and regulatory and scientific affairs associated with CHPA's programs in dietary supplements and consumer medical devices.
Prior to joining CHPA in 2009, Kochanowski worked for more than 23 years in Research and Development at The Procter & Gamble Company (P&G), before retiring in December 2008 as director of global personal health care, oral care, and feminine care product safety and regulatory affairs and corporate microbiology. She is experienced in pharmaceutical, medical device, and dietary supplement regulatory affairs, Rx-to-OTC switch, product safety, clinical research, and pharmacovigilance. While at P&G, Kochanowski was very active in CHPA activities, serving as chair of the Scientific Affairs Committee from 2007-2009, which brought with it an ex officio position on the CHPA Board of Directors for the same period.
Kochanowski is a member of the American Society of Nutrition. She also serves on the board of directors of the American Foundation for Pharmaceutical Education. In addition, she serves as Past-President of the Penn State Nutrition & Dietetics Alumni Society.
Wednesday, September 16, 2020
12:05 PM – 1:00 PM EDT