Patrick Hossler, Ph.D.

Principal Research Scientist

Global Pharmaceutical Operations-Process Sciences

AbbVie, Inc.

Pat has led a cell culture team and various interdisciplinary projects within the Process Sciences Department at AbbVie Bioresearch Center in Worcester, MA for the last 9 years.  His team is primarily responsible for supporting biologics upstream process development and supporting GMP manufacturing for early stage projects from Preclinical to Phase III.  Prior to joining AbbVie/Abbott, he worked in late-stage development as a member of the Technical Operations group of Bristol-Myers Squibb, Co., in East Syracuse, NY.  His interests and work encompass the relationship between upstream process development with process performance and product quality.  Pat is a frequent speaker at conferences, and has authored several, well-cited publications and patent filings.