Consultant, Pharmaceutical Services

Phone: +44(0)1751 432999
Country: United Kingdom

Oona McPolin is a training consultant specializing in learning and development relating to chemical analysis, and in particular analysis of pharmaceuticals. She is an expert in a range of analytical chemistry topics including developing methods for and troubleshooting high performance liquid chromatography (HPLC). She has been using HPLC for over 20 years and is particularly interested in strategies for method development including the use of automation, computer simulation and column classification data.

Before setting up her consultancy seven years ago, Ms. McPolin worked as an analytical chemist in the pharmaceutical industry for over 10 years. In this role, she was responsible for developing and validating analytical methods on a range of drug development projects. She was also responsible for many pharmaceutical analysis training programs.

She is the author of two books, Validation of Analytical Methods for Pharmaceutical Analysis and An Introduction to HPLC for Pharmaceutical Analysis.