A Risk Based Approach for Cleaning and Disinfection Program

A Risk Based Approach for Cleaning and Disinfection Program

04/02/2019, 4:15 PM - 5:15 PM

Javits Conventions Center - Stage 3, Booth 1877, Exhibit Hall
The presentation presents and analyzes the different regulatory requirements related to cleaning and disinfection program. The presentation discusses the different parameters affecting cleaning and disinfection program design. Also, the presentation shares different risk based or scientific approaches to design and justify effective cleaning and disinfection program. Moreover, the presentation will share case studies to explain the selection and the number of disinfecting agents to be used, the frequency of application, and the rotation of (one or more) disinfectants along with a sporicidal agent and an efficient rinse program while being compliant with the different regulatory requirements. Finally, the presentation will share good practices and common mistakes observed during the past years auditing pharmaceutical companies.


  • Walid El Azab


    Technical Service Manager

    STERIS Life Science

    Walid El Azab is an Industrial pharmacist and a Qualified Person (QP). He is a Technical Services Manager for the Life Sciences Division of STERIS...

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