Pfizer Consumer Healthcare is among the largest over-the-counter (OTC) health care companies in the world with a global footprint in more than 90 countries. PCH develops, manufactures and markets leading non-prescription medicines, vitamins and nutritional products in Pain Management, Dietary Supplements, Gastrointestinal, Respiratory and Personal Care, including Centrum (the world's #1 multivitamin), Caltrate (the world's #1 calcium supplement) and Advil (the world's #1 ibuprofen analgesic brand).
Pfizer’s Global Center for R&D for Consumer Healthcare in Richmond is home to several hundred scientists, innovators, designers and technicians, and they work on everything from consumer research, to produce ideation, development and testing, 3-D printing, analytic and synthetic chemistry, and a cGMP pilot scale facility. The site serves as the hub of a global innovation network for Pfizer Consumer Healthcare (PCH).
Spend your lunch hour with two of the sites leaders, Dr. James Frazier, Sr. Director and Head of Global R&D Analytical, Technology and Operations, and Dr. Michael Peoples, Sr. Manager and R&D Innovation Technology Lead. You’ll learn the mission of Pfizer Consumer Healthcare, get an overview of the variety, innovation and excellence of their efforts in Richmond, and hear about opportunities they may afford.
Event: Virginia Bio Association Commercialization Luncheon
Where: Founders Conference Room, Virginia Bio+Tech Center, 800 East Leigh Street
When: Thursday, September 14, 11:30 am - 1:30 pm, networking begins at 11:30, program begins at noon
Title: What Pfizer R&D is Working on in RVA