Dr. Steve Lowes
Dr. Steve Lowes is an independent consultant with an extensive background in regulated LC/MS bioanalysis. He has over 25 years practical and managerial experience establishing and building bioanalytical teams in accordance with the drug development process.
Steve obtained a B.Sc. in Applied Chemistry from Hallamshire (Sheffield) University in 1987 and a Ph.D. in Analytical Chemistry from the Open University, Milton Keynes UK in 1991. He was with VG/Micromass leading the quadrupole LC/MS Applications Laboratory in the UK before joining the ABS/Advion CRO in 1995, which became part of Quintiles in 2011. In 2014 Steve became an independent bioanalytical consultant.
Steve is past-chair and a continuing member of the of the AAPS Bioanalytical Focus Group (BFG) leadership team. He is a founding and board member of the Global Bioanalysis Consortium (GBC) and has been an active representative of Advion/Quintiles to the Global Bioanalytical CRO Council (GCC). Steve is a regular presenter on regulated bioanalysis topics at industry meetings, workshops and training venues. He is a frequent author of bioanalytical manuscripts particularly around bioanalysis regulation topics.