Life Science Washington Institute’s  Lunch & Learn webinar series is focused on answering the burning questions researchers and entrepreneurs have as they grow their idea from concept to commercialization. Each month, we will cover a different topic with a discussion led by a subject matter expert or experienced entrepreneur. These events are free and open to any one interested in learning more about startups and entrepreneurship!

Stay tuned for more events in 2021!

*Please note you will need to register on the Life Science Washington website, but there is no cost to create a profile or attend this event. 

FDA Regulations and Good Guidance documents don’t only apply to companies who reached commercialization. It is essential for life science startups to adhere to regulations and follow Best Practices, while also setting themselves up for success by implementing quality infrastructures early in the R&D process. Join us on February 9th, 2021 at 12:00 PM PST to hear Brandon Clough, Senior Director of Business Development & Operations at PSC Biotech, provide insight into “ Fundamental Regulations for Life Science Start Ups”.

When: Tuesday, February 9th from 12:00-1:00 PDT

Where: Hosted virtually!

Who should attend? This event is designed for entrepreneurs or those interested in learning more about the world of startups, covering considerations for starting a company in a highly regulated industry.

Cost: LSW Institute Lunch and Learn events are offered at no cost to you, thanks to the generous support of our sponsor companies! This Lunch and Learn is sponsored by Greater Spokane, Inc.

About the Speaker:

Brandon Clough has over 20+ years of experience in both Quality Assurance, Quality Control and Production in Life Science, Biotech, Personal Care, and Animal Health industries. Brandon holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology, a Bachelor of Arts degree in English, and a Master’s Degree in Business. He also holds Certifications from the American Society of Quality (ASQ) in Certified Pharmaceutical GMP Professional (CPGP), Certified Manager of Quality Organizational Excellence, and Certified Quality Auditor. Brandon has hosted over 27 FDA inspections, 3 MHRA inspections, 2 AFIA inspections, 3 EPA inspections, 2 OSHA inspections, and 4 Board of Pharmacy inspections.

About our Sponsor: 

At Greater Spokane Inc., we have a vision for a vibrant region that is connected, inspired, and driven to succeed. A thriving economy takes people with big goals and the commitment to bring them to life. GSI creates the place where organizations come together to advocate for the region, drive strategic economic growth, and champion a talented workforce. Our future is greater than any one of us. We represent 925+ businesses and organizations employing more than 120,000 individuals who live, work and do business in the greater-Spokane region. For more information about GSI a, visit What GSI Does page or if you have questions or want to learn more about GSI, contact us at 509.624.1393 or


Contact Aylin Kim, Manager of Entrepreneurship, with any questions or for more information!