About The Director

Deborah Eyer Garvin, MS, RQAP-GLP


– President – Pacific Rim Consulting
– Director – West Coast Quality Training Institute Northwest
– Master’s Degree in Genetics, NMSU
– Over 20 Years experience in the GLP Community
– Founding President Pacific Regional Chapter of the Society of Quality Assurance
– Member Society of Quality Assurance Professional Certification Committee
– Active in Society of Quality Assurance

Ms. Deborah Eyer Garvin holds a Masters Degree in Genetics and is President of Pacific Rim Consulting and West Coast Quality Training Institute.  Ms. Garvin specializes in providing training to companies as well as conducting audits and inspections of FDA/EPA/OECD GLP regulated studies and Animal Health Clinical studies. She routinely performs facility, in-process and report audits/inspections on behalf of sponsor companies, management groups, contract laboratories, and individual test sites. Coming from a contract laboratory background, Ms. Garvin was responsible for establishing and implementing compliance programs, which address the needs and concerns of a variety of Sponsor companies and EPA/FDA regulators. She currently assists with the implementation of new compliance programs and “fine-tuning” of established programs for numerous clients, in addition to providing in-house and public training seminars.   For FDA regulated companies, emphasis is placed on the differences between GMP and GLP regulations and differences when conducting bioanalytical analysis for toxicology studies  vs. human clinical studies.  Ms. Garvin was a member of the “group of experts” responsible for drafting the OECD consensus document on multi-site studies and has been an invited speaker for the numerous professional organizations.  Active in the Society of Quality Assurance, Debi was the 2002 President of the National Organization and an original member of the Professional Certification Committee.  She was also the founding president of the Pacific Regional Chapter of the Society of Quality Assurance, served as President in 1995 and Past-president in 1996.  In addition to SQA activities, Ms. Garvin is on the editorial board of the QA Journal, an international publication and recently participated in the Red Apple II conference and the OECD GLP harmonization conference  held in April 2008 in Italy.

For more information, contact Debi Garvin at debi@pacrimqa.com or call at (541) 352-7120.