Richard Christ, MSChE, UCLA
During his more than 30 years in the biomedical device business, Mr. Christ has established an impressive track record of successes as a technical regulatory specialist/strategist with experience in gaining FDA IDE/PMA and ISO/CE regulatory approvals for a variety of biomedical devices.
Mr. Christ holds undergraduate and graduate degrees in both Chemistry and Chemical Engineering from UCLA. He is inventor or co-inventor on more than 30 patents and is responsible for the development of more than 20 biomedical devices and synthetic biomedical polymers. Mr. Christ has devised analysis strategies and testing methods with a proven track record for the evaluation of leachables and extractables and for materials characterization, in particular silicones, acrylates, and polyurethanes.