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Launching a New Era of Smarter Quality Monitoring


The Parenteral Drug Association will kick off its annual conference on Pharmaceutical Microbiology on October 10, followed by the 2022 PDA Rapid Microbiological Methods Workshop on October 12.

Both events will be held in-person in Washington, DC. We invite you to immerse yourself in our scientific content, visit us at booth #302, and chat with our experts about our latest innovations for microbiological quality control.


Key Presentations You Won’t Want to Miss

PDA Micro Day 1 – Monday, October 10, 2022

Key Lessons Learned from Ongoing Implementation of Two Automated EM Systems within Merck

2:30 PM EST

Jessica E. Long, Microbiology Specialist, Merck & Co., Inc.

Niels JF Visschers, Senior Specialist - Microbiology, MSD


PDA Micro Day 2 – Tuesday, October 11, 2022

The Assessment, Challenges, and Benefits of Implementing an Alternative Endotoxin Method with the use of rFactor C

11:25 AM EST

Emily Murphy, Senior Associate Scientist, Pfizer


Objectionable Microorganisms in Nonsterile Pharmaceutical Products

1:45 PM EST

Moderator: Lori L. Daane, PhD, Sr Director of Scientific Affairs, bioMerieux, Inc.


Objectionable Microorganisms - A Challenge or a Dilemma

1:45 PM EST

Ziva Abraham, PhD, CEO, Microrite, Inc.


Case Studies on Burkholderia cepacia complex (BCC) Investigations and Remediation 

2:15 PM EST

Michael J. Miller, PhD, President, Microbiology Consultants, LLC

In the foreground, a smiling woman and an award badge reading International Association for Food Protection IAFP Food Safety Innovation Award 2022; in the background, a modern laboratory and highly magnified microscopic organisms

Monday, October 10, 2022 | 1:45 EST

Development of Improved Mold Recovery for Rapid Sterility Testing Using an Automated Culture System

  • Dorien Ruegebrink, Microbiology Specialist, MSD

  • Lori Daane, PhD, Sr. Director of Scientific Affairs, bioMérieux, Inc.





What Can You Expect at PDA Micro 2022?

Explore Our Scientific Posters

When Less is More: Why One Temperature is Sufficient 

Laurent LeBlanc, R&D Biosciences Manager, bioMérieux, Inc.


Alternative Validation of Recombinant Factor C - Materials and Methods 

Kevin Williams, Sr. Scientist, bioMérieux, Inc.


Attend Our Tech Talk 

Monday, October 10, 2022 | 12:40 - 12:50 PM EST

VITEK® MS PRIME: Prime Innovation in MALDI-TOF Mass Spectrometry for Improved Microbial Identification Efficiency and Accuracy

Julie Yang, MS, MBA, Program Director - Rapid Microbiological Methods, bioMérieux, Inc.

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We offer a complete line of diagnostic solutions that unlock simplified workflows for routine testing and better efficiencies in your laboratory. With rapid results, we ensure you have safer and healthier pharmaceutical products.

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Visit our registration page to learn more and sign-up for our exclusive dinner event. 




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