Peter A. Patriarca, M.D., is the Principal of Immuno-Vax, LLC, and a senior affiliate consultant with the Biologics Consulting Group, Inc. He has provided consulting services for all phases of vaccine and drug development, including approximately 400 IND submissions and 12 successful Biologics License Applications or NDAs. Previously, Dr. Patriarca was Corporate Head and Vice President, Worldwide Regulatory Affairs and Pharmacovigilance at MedImmune, Inc. and Medical Officer in the U.S. Public Health Service at the CDC and the US FDA. At FDA, he served as Director of the Division of Viral Products in the Office of Vaccines Research and Review, CBER. He was responsible for laboratory-based research and review activities and was involved with regulatory decisions and policy affecting vaccine development and licensure. At CDC, Dr. Patriarca worked in the National Immunization Program, where he served as the Chief Medical Epidemiologist in the Influenza Division and the head of CDC’s program in support of the Global Poliomyelitis Eradication Initiative. He’s authored over 100 peer-review publications and has served on scientific advisory bodies for CDC, WHO, the American Academy of Pediatrics, and numerous pharmaceutical companies.