Frank Pokrop has worked in both the drug and medical device industries for more than 20 years and has obtained certifications as a CQE and CQA, as well as from the Regulatory Affairs Professional Society. He also obtained PMP certification in project management. An experienced writer, Mr. Pokrop is director of regulatory affairs for CareFusion. His background includes worldwide submissions, recalls, product launches, vigilance reporting, and manufacturing operations. He has been a member of MD&DI's Editorial Advisory Board since 2006. He lives in Northern Illinois with his wife, two daughters, and a chocolate lab.