Associate Regulatory Specialist
at Qwellcor International Limited
April 2019 - at Present
I am currently handling the registration of food, antibiotics and pharmaceutical products, working with key regulatory bodies (Trinidad Chemistry/Food and Drugs Division, US FDA, Health Canada, European Medicines Agency, etc.) to ensure alignment and compliance with local and international regulations as well as company policies.
Food and Drug Officer
at Chemistry/ Food and Drug Division, Ministry of Health
September 2017 - January 2019
City of Port of Spain
-Acted as a liaison between importers/manufacturers of drugs and the Secretary to the Drug Advisory Committee (DAC). -Received and screened applications for drug registration in the presence of applicants. The screening process entailed: 1. Examination of product labels for compliance with the Trinidad and Tobago Food and Drugs Act 30:01. 2. Reviewing of administrative, chemical, pharmacological, therapeutic, clinical, toxicological, manufacturing, packaging and printing data of drug dossiers ensuring their completeness and accuracy in accordance with the relevant statutes and international guidelines for drug registration. -Distributed dossiers or parts thereof to expert evaluators for reading and comments. -Validated that drugs were approved in an international competent reference authority, where applicable. -Performed pharmacovigilance and label examinations on food and drug products on market to ensure their compliance with Div.3 Section 9 of the Food and Drugs Act.
at Kenson Group of Companies
June 2017 - September 2017
As a direct report to the Directors of the oil and gas-focused organization, I ran research, background, and feasibility analyses on speculative projects and new undertakings by the company, and built a new website for the Kenson School of Production Technology.
at DYRONX Engineering Ltd.
October 2013 - May 2014
As part of a small, newly operational company, my responsibilities were wide and various, including: inventory and records databasing, material procurement, basic finance and accounting, customer relations, project management and graphic design.
BSc. Molecular Biology
at The University of the West Indies, Mona
2014 - 2017 (3 years) Parish of Saint Andrew