Bob Celeste has over 30 years of experience in the pharmaceutical and medical device industries with a focus on business process re-engineering, information management, standards development and usage. For the past 13 years, Bob was Senior Director, Healthcare with GS1, EPCglobal and GS1 US where he concentrated on working with regulators (FDA, DEA, California, Florida and Nevada Boards of Pharmacy) on the proper use of Master Data Management and track and trace information and practice.
In this capacity, he provided numerous presentations and talks on the subjects of drug traceability, in particular on the 2013 Drug Supply Chain Security Act (DSCSA, Title II of the DQSA) and product Unique Device Identification regulation (UDI).
Bob continues to speak on a broad range of topics concerning Pharmaceutical, Medical Device supply chain issues as well as healthcare provider, brand protection and security.
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