Principal Research Scientist
Global Pharmaceutical Operations
Pat leads a process development team and various discovery/development interdisciplinary projects within the Process Sciences Department at AbbVie Bioresearch Center in Worcester, MA. His team is primarily responsible for supporting biologics process development and supporting GMP manufacturing for early stage projects from Preclinical to Phase III. Pat has worked in the Process Sciences Department at AbbVie (formerly Abbott) for over 10 years. In this time he has contributed to multiple biologics programs that have advanced to late-stage clinical testing and commercialization. Prior to joining AbbVie/Abbott, he worked in Technical Operations at Bristol-Myers Squibb, Co. for 1.5 years. His interests and research work encompass the relationship between process development and the resulting impact on process performance and product quality. Pat is a frequent speaker at conferences, and has authored several, well-cited journal publications and patent filings on protein quality control.