Scantago, Partner of STERIS Corporation, is glad to invite you to a full-day seminar about
Cleaning and Cleaning Validation. The seminar is held by Mr. Gary Westhoff, Technical Service
Specialist by STERIS Corp.
Cleaning and Cleaning Validation seminar
Please be our guest at the FREE Cleaning Validation seminar.
Date: 28. January 2010
Time: 08.00 - 17.00
Location: Comwell Hotel (Free parking)
Vestre Kirkevej 12, 4000 Roskilde
08.00 - 08.15 Arrivals, coffee & bread
08.15 – 08.30 Welcome & introduction of Scantago and STERIS
08.30 – 09.00 Market Product & Application Overview, PRC (Process and Research
cleaners) Product Overview and Safety
09.00 – 10.00 Cleaning objectives, Validation programs
10.00 – 11.00 Risk Analysis and Applicability to Cleaning Validation, PRC Applications
(Process and Research cleaners)
11.00 – 12.00 Cleaning technologies, Engineering issues
12.00 – 12.45 Lunch buffet
12.45 – 13.45 Cleaning SOPs, Microbial issues
13.45 – 14.45 Validation protocols, Validation strategies
14.45 – 15.00 Coffee & cake
15.00 – 16.00 Validation maintenance, Regulatory guidance
16.00 – 16.30 STERIS Value Proposition
16.30 – 17.00 Discussion
End of seminar
Please e-mail email@example.com with your data:
Name, company name and phone number
Deadline for enrolment: 20. January 2010
Lunch, coffee etc. are all included in this free seminar, but please note, that registration is
binding. A no-show fee of 525 DKK may be charged, once registered, unless cancellation min.
2 days before.
Number of participants is limited to maximum 80 persons.
Scantago ApS reserve the right to cancel the seminar, for want of attendees.
About the speaker
Gary Westhoff is a Technical Services Specialist in the Life Sciences Division of STERIS
Corporation in St. Louis, MO.
In his current position, Mr. Westhoff’s area of focus is selection of the appropriate cleaners
along with technical and validation support for those cleaning applications in the
pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, solid dosage, neutraceutical and cosmetic industries.
The cleaning applications may be manual, ultrasonic, washer and/or CIP methodologies.
Prior to STERIS, Mr. Westhoff was engaged in equipment qualification and cleaning validation
for multiple major biopharmaceutical manufacturers and a solid dosage manufacturer.
His experience spans greater than 30 years in pharmaceuticals, biologicals and
radiopharmaceuticals in the areas of manufacturing, quality and validation.
Mr. Westhoff holds a B.S. in Biology from Central Missouri State University and an MBA from
Southern Illinois University with additional experience in computer, cleaning and equipment
validation as a validation consultant.