Michael Rog supervises the Method Development and Validation group at the Lake Zurich Industrial Hygiene laboratory. He earned his B.S. in Biochemistry from the University of Illinois at Chicago and a Masters in Analytical Chemistry from Northeastern Illinois University.
Michael brings over 15 years of experience in the Pharmaceutical and Industrial Hygiene market segments, where he developed and validated dozens of analytical Industrial Hygiene methods for pharmaceutical compounds. During his time at Maxxam, Michael has led hundreds of projects that include the methodology expansion of ChemoAlert analysis, development and validation of OpiAlert, innovative techniques in method development for large molecules that include ADCs (Antibody Drug Conjugates), as well as development and validation of other small molecules at sub-nanogram levels.
Jason graduated from Saint Mary’s College of Winona Minnesota with a B.A. in Chemistry. Jason then attended Northern Illinois University and obtained his Doctorate in Analytical Chemistry. After graduation Jason worked for Eastman chemical company analyzing paint and coating resins to support customer service, R&D efforts, and quality control for manufacturing. Jason then gained GMP experience working with Abbott Laboratories in the Diagnostics and Global Manufacturing Organization providing CAPA support and product remediation’s, ensuring that on market products were re-validated to modern ICH standards. Jason then went to a small pharmaceutical excipient and contract manufacturer that specialized in carbohydrate chemistry and managed the R&D analytical group where he spent 8 years developing methodology to analyze GMP regulated excipients and Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients. Currently, Jason is managing the Industrial Hygiene laboratory in Lake Zurich that specializes in analyzing samples submitted from the pharmaceutical sector. In summary Jason brings over 20 years of multidisciplinary analysis experience that spans Paint, Coating, Pharmaceutical, Biopharmaceutical Diagnostic, and Industrial Hygiene market segments.
Mr. Meiners has more than 30 years of experience in Industrial Hygiene laboratory services with BV/Maxxam legacy companies. Matt has a B.A. in Chemistry from St. Olaf College, and is Board Certified in Industrial Hygiene (CIH). Matt is responsible for client relationship management, business development and technical consulting for the pharmaceutical business segment. His areas of expertise include industrial hygiene, occupational toxicology, API sampling/analysis, and process containment. Matt was one of the original principle authors of the Good Practice Guide, “Assessing the Particulate Containment Performance of Pharmaceutical Equipment”, published by the International Society of Pharmaceutical Engineers (2005). Matt has been an active participant and speaker for ISPE, the Occupational Toxicology Roundtable, the British Occupational Hygiene Society and the American Industrial Hygiene Association, and is widely regarded within Pharma as an expert resource in the areas of analytical chemistry, process containment assessment and pharmaceutical industrial hygiene.
Contact Jeffrey about hazardous drug surface sampling for USP 800 compliance. Jeffrey has a BSc. in Business Administration from the University of Bath and a MSc. in Environmental Impact Assessment from the University of East Anglia in the United Kingdom. Since 2001, Jeffrey has specialized in industrial hygiene consulting with a focus on contaminated building risk management. Jeffrey has worked on complex projects worldwide for premier clients in the power, chemical, oil & gas and pharmaceutical sectors. Current, Jeffrey is responsible for project management and customer service at the pharmaceutical industrial hygiene laboratory in Lake Zurich.