Dr. Perry G. Wang worked in the pharmaceutical and medical-device industry from 2000 to 2008. He received his Ph.D. at Oregon State University. Dr. Wang currently works at FDA as a chemist. In addition to over twenty peer-reviewed publications, he has edited and co-edited five books: High-Throughput Analysis in the Pharmaceutical Industry, Monolithic Chromatography and Its Modern Applications, Hydrophilic Interaction Liquid Chromatography (HILIC) and Advanced Applications, Counterfeit Medicines, and High- Throughput Analysis for Food Safety. His expertise in the pharmaceutical field focuses on high throughput drug analysis and validation by LC-MS. He prepares and teaches this course in his own capacity but not as an employee of the FDA. He has been invited to teach this course at PittCon, HPLC, and EAS since 2007.