Patricia Ward has over 30 years of Quality Assurance experience in the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries.

Ms. Ward’s area of expertise includes both US and EU requirements for drug product manufacturing, preclinical and clinical programs, pharmacovigilance and corporate compliance.  She spent almost 15 years as a QA consultant supporting both large and small pharma clients by designing and implementing audit programs, drafting and auditing procedural and regulatory documents and assessing internal processes to identify gaps or opportunities for improvement.

Ms. Ward has held management level positions at Aclaris Therapeutics, Inc., Shire Pharmaceuticals and AstraZeneca. She holds a B.S in Biology/PreMedicine from Ursinus College and an M.S. in Pharmaceutical Quality Assurance & Regulatory Affairs from Temple University.