Karyn Campbell

Ms. Campbell is the Director of Investigations Branch for FDA’s Philadelphia District Office. Karyn has been with FDA in Philadelphia for 30 years. She is responsible for managing planned and unplanned inspections, investigations, examinations, and sample collections of the regulated industry in Pennsylvania and Delaware; coordinating Branch responses to emergencies; implementing training efforts; and maintaining Investigations Branch’s quality assurance program. She is also a member of several FDA committees and working groups pertaining to human drugs and foods. Prior to her current position, she held the positions of Assistant Investigations Branch Director, Pre-Approval Inspection Manager, Compliance Officer, and Investigator. Ms. Campbell provides training in FDA law, evidence development, pharmaceutical inspections, and compliance issues internally at FDA and to industry. She has been a guest lecturer at several academic institutions including Temple University, Dickinson School of Law, and Widener University School of Law. She is currently an Adjunct Associate Professor at Temple University’s School of Pharmacy, where she co-teaches a course in Pre-Approval Inspections in the Quality Assurance/Regulatory Affairs graduate degree program. She holds a B.S. in Biology from Gwynedd-Mercy College.