Meibao Zhuang, Ph.D., Joins Bergeson & Campbell, P.C. and The Acta Group Agricultural Chemicals Practices
Bergeson & Campbell, P.C. (B&C®) and The Acta Group (Acta®) are pleased to announce that Meibao Zhuang, Ph.D., has joined our firms as Senior Scientist and Regulatory Consultant. Dr. Zhuang offers clients in-depth scientific knowledge and exceptional skills in global and regional regulatory strategy honed over a nearly 20-year career leading regulatory efforts with Corteva Agriscience (Corteva) and Dow AgroSciences LLC (Dow). Dr. Zhuang is a research scientist with a Ph.D. in Environmental Toxicology, and Masters and Bachelors degrees in Entomology and Genetics. Dr. Zhuang, fluent in English and Mandarin, provides expert, business-sensitive solutions for multinational regulatory compliance in the United States, Europe, and Asia.
After earning a Ph.D. at the University of California, Riverside, Dr. Zhuang began her career as a research specialist at Dow, creating novel and improved attributes for products in development. Dr. Zhuang was elevated to Group Leader and Study Director in the Regulatory Sciences Division of Dow, responsible for building and managing a Good Laboratory Practices (GLP) lab and team to design and deliver study results necessary to meet the global business needs of the product line. Dr. Zhuang’s success led to subsequent roles, including Global Team Leader of Regulatory Affairs for Dow; Program Leader, Regulatory and Stewardship, with Corteva; and Crop Protection U.S. Regulatory Leader with Corteva.
Dr. Zhuang joins B&C’s preeminent team of agricultural chemical attorneys, scientists, and regulatory affairs professionals who use their combined experience, knowledge, and industry and agency networks to deliver nimble, efficient, and effective solutions so clients get their products to market and keep them there. B&C is publisher of the FIFRAblog, covering pesticide law and policy developments, and offers e-mail newsletters with updates and commentary regarding FIFRA-implicated pesticides, biocides, biostimulants, and other agricultural chemicals. More information on B&C’s services for agricultural chemical companies is found on our website: https://www.lawbc.com/practices/pesticide-regulation-under-fifra.