Sunday Kaerner

Sunday Kaerner, Ph.D., is a Director of Quality for the Development (PCD3) function at Eli Lilly and Company, Indianapolis, IN. Her organization provides QA support for both early and later phase development projects. She has oversight for Chemical Process Research and Development, Clinical Trial testing laboratories (CMC), and Materials Management. The Chemical Process Resarch and Development oversight includes application of GMP concepts development of continuous processes, partnering with the Lilly commercial site for implementation. Sunday has 13 years of experience in the pharmaceutical industry. She started at Lilly as an analytical chemist, holding various technical roles in the Quality Control (QC) Laboratories, including large and small molecule active ingredient manufacturing. She then managed a team supporting commercial release laboratories at Lilly’s API and Parenteral sites around the world. In 2010 she moved into the Development organization in a Quality Assurance role. Sunday has a Ph.D. in Analytical Chemistry from the University of Florida. [November 2012, AH]