Azar M. Hazrati, PhD
Senior Pharmaceutical Consultant
Dr. Hazrati has over twenty years of experience assisting the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries in research, development and regulatory affairs. Her background also includes nine years of R&D as a Manager at the University of Kentucky in the Department of Pharmaceutical Technology. In her many years of affiliation with Pharmaceutical Technology, Dr. Hazrati has led projects in controlled release of small synthetic and large molecules for injectables as well as solid dosage forms. She has developed documentation for technology transfer of several innovative APIs from research into development and production.
In her regulatory tenure, she has assisted pharmaceutical industries in development of their innovative drugs in compliance with cGMP programs. She has extensive expertise in validation audits and writing Master Batch Records, Standard Operating Procedures, validation master-plans and protocols. She has been active in cGMP and SOP training. Azar has her Ph.D in Physics and Physical Pharmacy. She has been granted five patents and has numerous presentations and publications.