Community Involvement

Guayama Hosts Parenteral Drug Associationís Educational Event
Published Tuesday, September 22, 2015 2:00 pm
by PIA Insider


Guayama Hosts Parenteral Drug Association’s Educational Event

More than 100 representatives from the pharmaceutical industry were at the Guayama Site, to participate in the Parenteral Drug Association Puerto Rico Chapter’s educational event.

 The site’s Training Center was the venue for this  event  that attracted  for industry professionals from peer companies and suppliers.

“As leaders in the biopharmaceutical industry we take pride in hosting events such as this one that help move forward technical capabilities and scientific knowledge in Puerto  Rico“, says Víctor Batista, Site Leader Guayama  “I was one of the founding members of the PDA’s Puerto Rico Chapter and  there are several members at our site, so  this was the first PDA meeting dedicated to solid dosage manufacturing”. 

The event kicked-off with an introduction to the Guayama Consumer Healthcare site, its role within Pfizer’s network and how it is using innovative technologies such as continuous manufacturing and use of dry ice to clean equipment.

PDA has more than 9,500 members around the world and through its educational events, it brings together pharmaceutical manufacturers, suppliers, academics and regulatory officials to discuss issues of mutual interest. To advance pharmaceutical science and technology.

 Victor Batista, Site Leader of Pfizer in Guayama addresses the participants of the educational event.


Michael Collorafi, Operations Director Pfizer Guayama and Víctor Batista, Site Leader Pfizer Guayama, with educational event organizers PDA.