Dr. Sebastian is a Veterinarian and a Certified Toxicologist and currently working as Director and Head of Toxicology at PharmaLex India Private Limited. Dr. Sebastian has over 16 years of industrial experience that includes drug discovery, non-clinical development of drugs and vaccines, experimental toxicology and pharmacology, Good Laboratory Practices (GLP), computational toxicology, human health risk assessment, environmental risk assessment, and medical writing.
Dr. Sebastian is currently involved in strategic development and consulting services in pharmaceutical product development with special reference to non-clinical and toxicological requirements; non-clinical evaluation strategy in support of IND and NDA; risk assessment of pharmaceutical active ingredients and excipients; impurity qualification of APIs and drug products; and environmental risk assessment of pharmaceuticals.
Dr. Sebastian has extensive experience in preparation and review of HBELs and is involved in providing toxicological advise and HBEL assessment reports to wide range of pharmaceutical manufactures in major markets, including Europe, USA, and APAC.
Dr.Sebastian is a Diplomat of American Board of Toxicology and a European Registered Toxicologist.