Michael Hudson, Ph.D.

Pharmaceutical Consultant


Hudson manages CRO/CMO relationships for domestic and international clients. He is a pharmaceutical scientist with more than 35 years of experience in product development. He is an expert in formulation, scale up, and manufacturing of complex drug delivery systems. He has led teams that resulted in three marketed controlled-release products. His technical background includes polymeric microsphere and implantable drug delivery systems, and he is an inventor and co-inventor of patented technology in this field. Before joining Southern Research, Hudson was global head of manufacturing services for Evonik Corp., where he established a contract manufacturing business at the Birmingham Laboratory site. He earned a bachelor’s degree in chemistry from Birmingham Southern College.

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