Scientific Leadership



Graham Yearwood, Ph.D.

Director, New Product Development

Graham Yearwood, Ph.D.

Graham Yearwood, Ph.D. joined OraSure Technologies Inc. in January 2007 as Director, Materials and Process Development and was promoted to Director, New Product Development in March 2014.

Dr. Yearwood's primary responsibility is in technology transfer of new products into full scale GMP manufacture. In addition, he is responsible for the development of novel biochemical reagents for new products and optimization of manufacturing processes.

Dr. Yearwood is a 17 year veteran in the immunodiagnostic industry. He previously worked at Amerlite Diagnostics and Kodak Clinical Diagnostics in the UK and most recently at Ortho-Clinical Diagnostics (a J & J Company) in Rochester NY. He has extensive experience in leading teams in the development and transfer of reagents, conjugates and formulations, as part of the commercialization of numerous in vitro diagnostic tests.

Dr. Yearwood received his Ph.D. in chemistry from City University London.

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