Michael H. Scholla, Ph.D
Global Regulatory Director
Mike is actively involved in numerous industry groups, including the Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation (AAMI) where he was named chair-elect in 2012 and also serves as co-chair of the Sterilization Standards Committee and is a member of the Committee on Standards Strategy. He served on the AAMI board of directors from 2000 to 2010. Mike is also the Convenor of ISO TC198 WG7 on Medical Packaging, responsible for the globally harmonized standard EN ISO 11607; a member of the editorial board for Pharmaceutical and Medical Packaging News; and a 30-year member of the American Society for Microbiology.
Mike has a diverse research background and is credited with six U.S. patents and more than 60 published papers and articles. Prior to joining DuPont in 1988, he was a member of the faculty at the University of Memphis.
Mike earned a bachelor’s and master’s degree in microbiology from the University of Central Florida and was awarded a Ph.D. from North Carolina State University. In 2006, he received the Alumni Professional Achievement Award from the Burnett College of Biomedical Sciences at the University of Central Florida and in 2010 he received the Standards Developer Award from AAMI.