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    Prabir Basu is the Executive Director of the National Institute for Pharmaceutical Technology and Education (NIPTE), a non-profit organization dedicated to basic research in pharmaceutical development and manufacturing science, and supported by eleven leading universities in the U.S. Dr. Basu is simultaneously the Managing Director of Pharmaceutical Technology and Education Center (PTEC), an interdisciplinary research institute at Purdue University.

    Prior to joining Purdue University in February, 2004, Dr. Basu worked in the pharmaceutical industry (Searle, Pharmacia and Pfizer) for over 20 years in various capacities in research, development, manufacturing, and outsourcing.

    Prabir Basu earned a Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering from the University of California, Berkeley and an MBA from Webster University in St. Louis, MO. Before joining Searle in 1984, Dr. Basu briefly taught Chemical Engineering at the Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur in 1972 and worked for Hindustan Lever Limited, India from 1973 to 1983. He is a Fellow of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers and editor of the Journal of Validation Technology and Journal of GxP Compliance.

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