Conference Chair’s Invitation to SMi’s 5th Annual East Coast Pharmaceutical Microbiology Conference

Boston, MA, February 01, 2022 — ( — SMi Group is delighted to release an invitation letter for the 5th Annual East Coast Pharmaceutical Microbiology Conference, to be held April 27-28 2022 in Boston, USA, from the President’s Conference.

The 2022 conference theme is leveraging existing methods and new tools for microbial control to ensure continued product quality and patient safety.

The pharmaceutical microbiology industry is growing. The 2022 conference will offer delegates the opportunity to join leading experts to discuss and analyze the latest advances and challenges surrounding pharmaceutical microbiology, as well as network with industry professionals, discuss regulatory document reviews and orientation and gain a deeper insight into this corner of the field.

Interested parties can register at:, register by January 31 to save $200.

Conference Chair Jim Polarine, Senior Director of Technical Services, STERIS cordially invites delegates to attend the 5th Annual East Coast Pharmaceutical Microbiology Conference, and quoted from his invitation letter:

“It is my pleasure, as Chair of the 5th Annual East Coast Pharmaceutical Microbiology Conference, to cordially invite you to this highly anticipated live event taking place April 27-28, 2022.

“Pharmaceutical microbiology remains a critical component of protecting patient safety. Achieving low bioburden in drug development continues to be a central goal of the field, and it is through expertise in the detection and eradication of microbes that this is made possible Although a pervasive threat, microbial methods are becoming more powerful, faster and better understood This is an exciting time for the field, new standards and guidelines are implemented and alternative testing methodologies continue to be developed, and microbiology maintains significant levels of investment from the global pharmaceutical industry.

“This conference will bring together experts in risk, pharmaceutical microbiology, aseptic technique and beyond to explore critical topics in this burgeoning field, from the movement towards process automation and minimizing the intervention of operator, to the latest technologies in terms of rapid microbiological testing methods and sterility assurance.

Conference highlights include:
• Review implementation guidance and validation of effective disinfectant efficacy programs
• Learn about best practice principles and the benefits of a robust contamination control strategy
• Control of fungal mold contamination and risk-based tools to control the spread of spores
• Delve into sterility assurance assessment and holistic closure integrity testing
• Explore the impact of the ongoing pandemic and the changing face of the pharmaceutical industry
• Understand new unique case studies, from contamination control as it relates to microbiome products, to risk-based assessments of traditional microbiological testing

In addition, post-conference interactive workshops will be held on April 29, 2022 and will dive deeper into risk assessment and cleaning validation, as well as an exclusive opportunity to assess United States Pharmacopeia standards, details:

Workshop A: Risk assessment and cleaning validation
Workshop leader: Fred Ohsiek, PME, Cleaning Validation, North America

Workshop B: USP Microbiology 2022 – Compliance with standards
Workshop Leader: Donald Singer, Chair, General Chapters – Microbiology Expert Committee, US Pharmacopeia and Ecolab Life Sciences

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SMi’s 5th East Coast Pharmaceutical Microbiology Conference
April 27-28, 2022
Boston, United States

About the SMi Group:
Established since 1993, SMi Group is a global event production company specializing in B2B conferences, workshops, masterclasses and online communities. We create and organize events in the defense, security, energy, utilities, finance and pharmaceutical sectors. We pride ourselves on having access to the world’s most forward-thinking thought leaders and visionaries, enabling us to bring our communities together to learn, engage, share and network. More information can be found at


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