Medical Technology Quality (M.S.)

Jacqueline Torfin

Jacqueline Torfin is vice president of Global Quality and Contract Management for Heraeus Medical Components. She is responsible for five sites worldwide, including the United States, Europe and Asia.

She is certified as a quality auditor through ASQ and as a notified body auditor for both Europe and Canada. She has worked in the medical industry for more than 25 years in quality control, quality assurance, regulatory affairs and program management for companies such as Beckman Coulter, CIMA Labs Inc, PDL BioPharma, and 3M/Arizant Healthcare.

She has spent time as a successful consultant with Quality Leadership Consulting, taking on clients such as Boston Scientific, St. Jude Medical and others — training them on design controls, CAPA and good ISO 13485/QSR system design.

Her expertise for the last several years has been in supplier quality on both the customer and supplier/contract manufacturer side.