USP Faces New Challenges

May 1, 2014
Jill Wechsler
Jill Wechsler

Jill Wechsler is Pharmaceutical Technology's Washington Editor, jillwechsler7@gmail.com.

In anticipation of the 200th anniversary of the United States Pharmacopeia (USP) in 2020, the organization’s new leadership is taking a fresh look at its role in setting standards for pharmaceutical development and production and how that has been altered by new regulatory policies and industry globalization.

In anticipation of the 200th anniversary of the United States Pharmacopeia (USP) in 2020, the organization’s new leadership is taking a fresh look at its role in setting standards for pharmaceutical development and production and how that has been altered by new regulatory policies and industry globalization. USP chief executive officer Ron Piervincenzi is consulting with stakeholders, reviewing the organization’s operations, and examining options for growth and change as part of the agenda for the next USP convention in April 2015.

Piervincenzi comes to USP with training in bioengineering and expertise in management gained at McKinsey & Co., where he worked on multiple projects involving regulatory and medical affairs for many parties involved in USP activities, including manufacturers of drugs, dietary supplements, veterinary medicine, and foods. As the biomedical world has

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A top priority for Piervincenzi is to strengthen USP relations with FDA, which is key for harmonizing and updating standards. One proposal is to establish more regular interactions between senior leadership of both organizations to better understand each other’s goals related to global quality, biosimilar testing standards, and priorities for monograph modernization.

USP’s core business remains the development and revision of monographs and general chapters on test methods. As always, leadership is required to gain agreement among multiple stakeholders on quality standards for biopharmaceutical products; broad acceptance of USP decisions can be difficult, as seen in recent debate over recommended test methods and assays to ensure appropriate levels of ingredients such as chondroitin sulfate sodium in medical products and dietary supplements.

USP schedules frequent stakeholder forums on drugs, excipients, dietary supplements, and veterinary medicines to provide opportunities for manufacturers, pharmacists, physicians, consumers, and other interest groups to weigh in with their perspectives. Susan Schniepp, vice-president, Quality and Regulatory Affairs at

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Drug compounding has been a core issue for USP since its early days and now has gained prominence on its agenda due to serious drug quality concerns raised by some compounding operations. Public demand for assurance that compounded drugs meet standards for quality, consistency, purity, identity, and strength has prompted USP to launch a new effort to revise general chapters on compounding both sterile and non-sterile products.

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