Mr. John Peragine Senior Principal Technical InvestigatorBristol-Myers SquibbJohn Peragine is a Senior Principal Technical Investigator in Manufacturing Technologies for Bristol-Myers Squibb and has over 30 years of experience in scale-up and technology transfer to commercial product manufacturing. He is part of a team responsible for technology transfer of all finished product pharmaceutical dosage forms to manufacturing sites worldwide. Previous responsibilities included the technical evaluation and implementation of Process Analytical Technologies for pharmaceutical processing operations and finished product dosage forms. He was a member of several FDA PAT-related subcommittees and consortia within the pharmaceutical industry and academia. John is an AIChE Fellow and a member of the institute’s Chemical Engineering Technology Operating Council. He has been very active with the Process Development Division of the AIChE since 1998 and was chair of the division in 2005-2007. He was recently elected chair-elect of the Process Development Division for the 2011-2013 term. John is involved with chemical engineering student networking and outreach programs and is an AIChE student ambassador. He received a BS degree in Chemical Engineering from Polytechnic Institute of NY in 1980 and an MBA in Quantitative Analysis from Montclair State College in 1992.