ARTICLES BY JUDY CARMODY

  • “The 12 Months Of Quality:” Tips For Building A Voluntary QA Culture In 2019
    “The 12 Months Of Quality:” Tips For Building A Voluntary QA Culture In 2019

    Rather than 12 days of gifts, here are 12 months of suggestions to assist you in helping your organization bring its quality efforts and programs to the next level. As you think about where you want to be in 2019, consider these thoughts as strategies for building more credibility, cachet, and value around quality.

  • 7 Steps To Properly Navigate An Event Investigation
    7 Steps To Properly Navigate An Event Investigation

    All information is good information during an event investigation (EI). It is important that the EI is not performed in a bubble — that it is completed in a safe, blameless environment where the community follows specific steps and procedures, and is focused on finding a root cause of a problem rather than conducting a witch hunt. 

Judy Carmody

Judy Carmody

Judy Carmody, Ph.D., is the founder and principal consultant of Carmody Quality Solutions, LLC (CQS). She has 20+ years of expertise in applied technology, bench chemistry, analytical development, validation, quality management, and senior leadership. She has built quality management systems for both startup and Fortune 500 companies. Carmody founded Avatar Pharmaceutical Services, an FDA-registered contract research organization that provided quality, submission-ready customized analytical services in compliance with cGMP. She grew Avatar to 25+ employees and more than 75 clients before it was purchased in 2010 by a Boston-based pharmaceutical company. She holds a Ph.D. in analytical chemistry from Clark University.