Paul L. Pluta is a pharmaceutical scientist with technical development, manufacturing, and management experience. He has been involved in nearly all phases of pharmaceutical development and manufacturing including R&D formulation and process development, dissolution, stability, regulatory, quality assurance / control, compliance, specifications, scale-up, technology transfer, technical support, and validation / qualification. In his time at Abbott he had numerous new product and supporting regulatory submissions, as well as, extensive product technical support experience. Additionally, his validation experience includes manufacturing process validation, cleaning validation and associated systems qualification including aseptic systems. He may be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.