Michael H. Scholla, Ph.D

Global Regulatory Director

Michael Scholla is actively involved in numerous industry groups, including the Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation (AAMI) where he serves as Chair of the Board of Directors, co-chair of the Sterilization Standards Committee and is a member of the Committee on Standards Strategy. He has served on the AAMI board of directors beginning in 2000. Scholla is also the Convener of ISO TC 198 WG7 on Medical Packaging, responsible for globally harmonized standard EN ISO 11607 and its guidance document EN ISO TS 16775. He is a member of the editorial board for Pharmaceutical and Medical Packaging News and a 30-year member of the American Society for Microbiology.

Scholla 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.

Scholla 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.

Michael H. Scholla

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.