Applying Six Sigma Principles to Operations: The Cost of Poor Quality

November 29, 2017 ||
The principles and methodology of Six Sigma are applicable to multiple industries and processes. In all cases, the primary reason these principles are implemented is to eliminate errors, to the greatest extent possible, before they happen. The only way to accomplish this is by starting with an honest assessment of…

Own Who You Are: Women in Pharma

October 27, 2017 ||
On Sunday I will have the pleasure of facilitating a spotlight session on “The Women in Pharma” at the ISPE Annual Meeting in San Diego, California.  We will be meeting from 1415 – 1515 to participate in round table discussions focusing on ourselves.  We will cover topics on leadership, higher…

Five Keys to Manufacturing Success

October 26, 2017 ||
“…there are five dominant management systems required to achieve manufacturing performance…. Each element drives an important priority within the organization. An imbalance in any direction will create a gap and introduce unnecessary organization variation, impacting product quality.”