Mr Gary Cooper
MRQA, MCQI CQP
Quality Assurance Manager
Room 2.038, The Rowett Institute
Room 1.174, Grampian Data Safe Haven, Aberdeen Centre for Health Data Science, Polwarth Building
Quality Manager for ISO 9001:2015-certificated Rowett Institute of Nutrition and Health (RINH), University of Aberdeen, Information Security Manager for ISO 27001:2013-certificated Grampian Data Safe Haven (DaSH), and Member of the Aberdeen Centre for Health Data Science (ACHDS).
Member of the Chartered Quality Institute & Chartered Quality Professional (MCQI CQP) and a former IRCA Registered Lead Auditor with extensive supplier and service provider auditing experience for both the Pharmaceutical and Medical Device sectors. (Previous experience of auditing to 21 CFR parts 820, ISO13485, ISO 9001, PS9000, PS9001 and cGMP requirements as well as company-specific technical agreements).
Experienced Quality Assurance professional with sound knowledge of cGMP compliance requirements for both the Pharmaceutical and Medical Device industries, GCP/Research Governance requirements for human intervention studies and process-based and risk-based ISO quality management systems.
- BSc (Hons) Biochemistry1989 - University of London
Memberships and Affiliations
- Internal Memberships
Lay Member - Rowett Ethics Panel
Member - Rowett Human Studies Management Committee
- External Memberships
Former Honorary Named GCP Archivist for NHS Grampian (Nov 2012 - Dec 2015)
Former Chair, Alternate Vice-Chair and Lay Plus member - NRES Ethics Committees - North of Scotland 2 (May 2011 - May 2016)
Non-course Teaching Responsibilities
Rowett Institute Copyright compliance officer - Human Nutrition and Clinical Nutrition MSc programmes (2016 - present)
Adviser - Professional Practice "QA in a Laboratory Environment" - Human Nutrition and Clinical Nutrition MSc programmes (2016 - 2017)
`Chair` for Ethics Role Play sessions for Fundamentals of Research Design (2017 - present).