Christy Eatmon

Sr. Staff Scientist, R&D, Pharma Services
North Carolina, USA

Key roles and responsibilities

  • Provides technical support, designs strategies, and supports new business opportunities for sterile manufacturing
  • Evaluate potential parenteral programs and determine the best fit in the Thermo Fisher Scientific network
  • Liaise with customers to align on project scope, technology and expectations

Professional highlights

  • Experience in the pharmaceutical industry spans over fifteen years, with an emphasis on process optimization, product development, manufacturing and sterile filling
  • Supported Thermo Fisher Scientific’s Greenville, NC site as senior principal scientist before taking over additional responsibilities as a global subject matter expert
  • Developed novel formulations for first-in-human studies for a variety of indicators
  • Patent held in development of dispersions of stable nanoparticles for use in delivery of active pharmaceutical ingredients
  • Presenter at industry conferences and webinars

Education

  • Bachelor’s degree in chemistry from Moravian College in Pennsylvania

Scientific expertise

  • Extensive experience in pre-clinical to early phase formulation development of sterile products
  • Process engineering expertise to enable technology transfer and scale up of parenteral formulations
  • High level knowledge of all phases from drug discovery to commercial manufacturing and commercial launch
  • Extensive experience with both small and large molecules, including small molecule formulation for controlled release of poorly water-soluble drugs