Eldon Henson

Eldon (retired) formerly served as Director, Technical Services at Mallinckrodt in St. Louis where he had the responsibility for manufacturing science and technology, operational excellence, industrial engineering, and business systems within the Operations function. He is a frequent contributor to IVT publications has had a number of publications on a variety of GMP compliance topics, such as IVT’s Auditing Handbook, Quality Improvement Handbook, Topic of the Day GMP Training Program, the GMP Toolbox, contamination control, GXP Excellence by Design (XbD), the role of integrity in a GXP environment, and creating a culture of compliance. Eldon holds BA and MA degrees in microbiology from Southern Illinois University – Carbondale. He has worked in various quality and manufacturing roles at Abbott Laboratories, Novartis, Boehringer-Ingelheim, KV Pharmaceutical, and Sigma-Aldrich and is currently the Chapter President of the Missouri Valley Chapter of PDA.