Kenneth Cleaver, Ph.D.

Specialties: Product Development, Clinical Operations, Regulatory

Kenneth Cleaver, Ph.D.

Dr. Kenneth Cleaver is a highly regarded GLP consultant with over 20 years of industry experience. Since 2001, Dr. Cleaver has taught GLP courses and consulted for a variety of organizations. These include Medtronic, M.D. Anderson Cancer Institute, Exxon-Mobil, Hewlett-Packard, Vertex Pharmaceuticals, and Phillips Oral Care. His experience covers such disciplines as basic research, drug re-formulation, medical device development, contract laboratory testing and environmental studies.

In addition to his role as a CfPIE Course Instructor, Dr. Cleaver is the Director of CfPIE’s GLP Facility Certification Program, which provides clients with the documentation they need in order to prove to the world that their facilities and quality systems are fully GLP compliant.

Prior to 2001, Dr. Cleaver served as Vice President of Product Development for Novadel (formerly Flemington Pharmaceutical). Before this, he was a consultant with Medical Development Quality Associates and directed the Quality Assurance Unit at Oread Laboratories – a CRO specialized in distribution, metabolism and excretion of drug substances in various animal species. He has also overseen toxicology studies in mice, rats, guinea pigs and dogs for such clients as Upjohn Laboratories, Marion Laboratories, Bristol-Myers Squibb and Burroughs-Wellcome.

Dr. Cleaver received his Ph.D. in Pharmaceutics and M.A. in Organic Chemistry from Temple University. He received his B.S. in Chemistry from Albright College.