A recognized international expert in US FDA regulations and quality system implementation. A former US FDA Supervisor of field operations and has been consulting to the FDA regulated industries, medical devices, pharmaceuticals, foods and cosmetics. With over 48 years of regulatory experience. Been involved with various cases of provided expert testimony involving FDA compliance, drug and device failure, as well as regulatory issues. Mr. Schwartz has been an invited speaker on the FDA policy and issues both in the US and internationally. He has written papers on FDA issues. He provides his expertise on the FDA to the medical device industry worldwide with clients in Japan, Korea, China, Taiwan, Germany, Italy, Argentina, Brazil and Canada. He also has a widely read Insight Report on dealing with the FDA, Mr. Schwartz is on the editorial advisory board of the Institute of Validation Technology.