Jerry Lanese and Timothy J. Fields, editors

John G. Lanese, PhD (Jerry) is an independent consultant with a focus on quality systems. He has both academic and pharmaceutical industry experience in addition to founding The Lanese Group of Leawood, Kansas 66209, USA ( He may be contacted at 913-491-9234 or Tim Fields is Senior Vice President, Quality for Protein Sciences Corporation. He has over 30 years of industry experience including validation, quality control, quality assurance, and electronic records and signatures. Mr. Fields has a BA in Biology and MA in Life Sciences. _He may be contacted at 203-686-0800 ext. 319 or