Carol Bartnett is a Senior Scientist in the Microbiology Laboratory at STERIS Corporation. She has worked as a microbiologist for over 20 years and has substantial experience in the FDA-regulated pharmaceutical and medical device industries. Her expertise includes USP testing of pharmaceuticals, Quality Control/Quality Assurance laboratory operations and compliance, disinfectant efficacy testing and contamination control in cleanrooms and critical environments. She has a B.S. in microbiology and is a NRCM registered Specialist Microbiologist in Consumer and Industrial Microbiology—Pharmaceutical/Medical Device/Cosmetics.