COLUMBIA, S.C. – U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos visited Nephron Pharmaceuticals Corporation on Thursday. During the secretary’s visit, she toured the facility with CEO Lou Kennedy, First Lady Peggy McMaster and BB&T President Mike Brenan. Below are stories about the secretary’s visit:
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Nephron Pharmaceuticals Corporation develops and manufactures safe, affordable generic inhalation solution and suspension products specializing in Blow-Fill-Seal technology. In addition, the company operates an industry-leading 503B Outsourcing Facility division which produces pre-filled sterile syringes and IV bags for hospitals across America, in an effort to alleviate their drug shortage needs. In accordance with the DQSA draft guidance, the company follows cGMP, GDP and all quality expectations. The company has been licensed by the Food and Drug Administration. Nephron received a 2017 ISPE/FOYA innovation award for the high level of automation present throughout the facility. For more information, please visit www.nephronpharm.com.