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USDM Life Sciences Hosts Live Workshop on Cybersecurity with Michael Ambrose and Brian McCole

SANTA BARBARA, CALIFORNIA—(May 16, 2018) – USDM Life Sciences, the leading risk management, technological innovation and business process optimization firm for life sciences, announces a live online workshop with Michael Ambrose and Brian McCole.

What: Live Workshop – How to Avoid Data Breaches and Improve Cybersecurity in Life Sciences
When: Thursday, May 24 at 11am PT / 2pm ET / 6pm GMT
Who: Michael Ambrose, VP of Laboratory and Manufacturing Services at USDM Life Sciences, and Brian McCole, VP of Quality Initiatives at USDM Life Sciences.
Where: Register Here 

“With increasing computerization, connected devices, and the growing amounts of electronic data being collected and stored, it is more important than ever to think about your company’s cybersecurity defenses,” said Michael Ambrose, VP of Laboratory and Manufacturing Services at USDM Life Sciences. “We look forward to discussing best practices for life sciences companies to expand and improve upon their cybersecurity programs.”

70% of life sciences companies dealt with data breaches last year alone. The responsibility for cybersecurity does not fall solely on your network firewalls but spans all layers and areas of your organization. Learn how to improve cybersecurity beyond network defenses to ensure your company is effectively defending against threats to enterprise systems and medical devices.  

The discussion will include:

  • What is required to establish a comprehensive and risk-based product SDLC (including cyber vulnerabilities).
  • Product Security Model for portfolio-wide cybersecurity enables companies to better address cybersecurity vulnerabilities and exploits.
  • How to implement enterprise-wide business processes to better manage and protect your organization and its high-value information assets.
  • Live Q & A session

Michael Ambrose is the Vice President of Laboratory and Manufacturing Services at USDM Life Sciences. Michael has over 33 years of Life Sciences industry, specializing in strategic IT and GxP compliance consulting (13 years in industry,19+ years as a consultant) focused on the delivery of practical and efficient IT solutions and compliance initiatives at the department, site and global level.

Brian McCole is the Vice President of Quality Initiatives at USDM Life Sciences. Brian is a highly experienced professional with a 25-year track record of assisting quality-regulated companies define, develop, and achieve their compliance goals. He also has experience with business process improvement, change management, medical device security, and implementing the leading governance supporting technologies deployed in the life sciences industry.

Register for the workshop or watch the recorded session here.

About USDM Life Sciences:

USDM Life Sciences is a global life science and healthcare services company, providing strategy and compliant technology solutions to regulated industries. If you work in Life Sciences or Healthcare, partnering with USDM Life Sciences makes it easy to accelerate innovation and maximize productivity. USDM Life Sciences only focuses on regulated industries and has built trusted partnerships with the most innovative technology companies in the world, and boast a staff of industry leading experts in the areas of technology and compliance. USDM Life Sciences is doing business as USDM Europe GmbH in Germany.


Ryan Carmel

USDM Life Sciences

(805) 856-2660




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