Jean W. Tom | AIChE

Jean W. Tom

Citation name

Tom, J. W.


Bristol-Myers Squibb





Dr. Jean Tom is the Group Director of Development Engineering in Chemical Development in the R&D organization of Bristol-Myers Squibb. At BMS, Dr. Tom directs a group of chemical engineers focused on lab development, pilot plant scale-up and technology transfer to manufacturing of chemical syntheses for new small molecule drug candidates. Prior to her joining BMS in 2006, Dr. Tom was at Merck Research Laboratories for 19 years where she held positions overseeing development projects, technology transfer, and pilot plant operations. Dr. Tom has had a role in ten pharmaceutical products currently marketed. Dr. Tom received her Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering at Princeton University in 1993. She holds B.S. degrees in Chemistry and Chemical Engineering and M.S degree in Chemical Engineering Practice from MIT. She is active in AIChE, Association Crystallization Technology, ABET and is a Fellow of AIChE and AIMBE.

Sessions chaired or co-chaired

In Honor of Pablo Debenedetti I (Invited Talks)
2014 AIChE Annual Meeting (ISBN: 978-0-8169-1086-1)
PAT and High Throughput Technologies for Process Development and Control
2016 AIChE Annual Meeting (ISBN: 978-0-8169-1097-7)
Panel on Pre-Competitive Collaboration (Invited Talks)
2015 AIChE Annual Meeting Proceedings (ISBN: 978-0-8169-1094-6)
Panel: Challenges for the Pharmaceutical Industry (Invited Talks)
2017 Annual Meeting (ISBN: 978-0-8169-1102-8)
Panel: Precompetitive Collaboration
2017 Annual Meeting (ISBN: 978-0-8169-1102-8)

Associated proceedings 

2014 AIChE Annual Meeting
2016 AIChE Annual Meeting
2010 Annual Meeting
2015 AIChE Annual Meeting Proceedings
2017 Annual Meeting
2013 AIChE Annual Meeting
2018 AIChE Annual Meeting
2019 AIChE Annual Meeting