Frank Pokrop has worked in the drug and medical device industries for more than 20 years. He is the director of quality and regulatory affairs for BD in San Diego where he currently monitors domestic and international activities by the FDA and other global healthcare agencies and also manages the standards program.
Earlier in his carrer he managed the global auditing of quality management systems at 48 sites, performed internal investigations and implemented corporate policies. His background includes worldwide submissions, recall management, product launches, vigilance reporting and manufacturing operations for drugs and devices.
He has been a member of MD&DI's Editorial Advisory Board since 2006, he volunteers at UC San Dirgo on the “B” IRB and he has been an officer in the San Diego Regulatory Affairs Network (SDRAN) since 2010.