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Managing Director

Jayne E. Hastedt, PhD

Dr. Jayne E. Hastedt has over 35 years of experience in the pharmaceutical product development field.  Dr. Hastedt attended the University of Wisconsin-Madison Pharmaceutics graduate program and received her M.S. in 1987 and Ph.D in 1990. During her career, she has had the opportunity to work at Boehringer Ingelheim, Glaxo/GlaxoWellcome, Inhale Therapeutic Systems (currently part of the pulmonary drug delivery division of Novartis) and ALZA Corporation (a Johnson & Johnson company).  In her last corporate role at ALZA Corporation, Dr. Hastedt was the Senior Director and Site Leader in the Chemical and Pharmaceutical Development organization in Mountain View, CA responsible for development and launch of controlled release dosage forms. She was also responsible for leading the CMC portion of the ALZA R&D site shutdown and transitioned 17 active development programs to other J&J sites while maintaining project timelines including regulatory dossier preparations, submissions, and responses. Her experience ranges from leading physicochemical characterization and early development activities for proteins, peptides, monoclonal antibodies, and small molecules through product development and launch of controlled release dosage forms. Dr. Hastedt has written and/or presented over 30 peer reviewed publications and is an inventor on 5 issued/published patents and applications. She is a member of the American Chemical Society, the American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists, the Controlled Release Society, Parenteral Drug Association, and International Society for Aerosols in Medicine. She is an adjunct faculty professor at the University of the Pacific in Stockton, CA and an Assitant Adjunct Professor at the UW-Madison School of Pharmacy, Division of Pharmacy Professional Development. She is also an Editor for AAPS Open.  Dr. Hastedt served as the Chair of the AAPS Inhalation and Nasal Technology Focus Group (INTFG) and is now co-leading the development of a classification system for inhaled medicines within PQRI.



University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Pharmacy
MS Pharmaceutics, 1987
PhD Pharmaceutics, 1990

Western Connecticut State University BA Biochemistry, 1985

Waterbury State Technical College ASc Chemical Engineering, 1980

Activities & Affiliations

  • Professional Organizations: AAPS, ACS, CRS, PDA, PQRI and ISAM

  • Adjunct Faculty at the University of Pacific

  • Assistant Adjunct Professor at UW-Madison, School of Pharmacy, Division of Pharmacy Professional Development

  • Co-Chair of PQRI BTC initiative for the development of a classification system for inhaled medicines.

  • Editor, AAPS Open Journal

Work Experience

  • Boehringer Ingelheim

  • Glaxo/GlaxoWellcome

  • Inhale Therapeutic Systems

  • ALZA Corporation (a Johnson & Johnson Company)

  • JDP Pharma Consulting, LLC



JDP Associates

JDP Pharma Consulting, LLC has established relationships with consultants who share our philosophy for efficient and quality-driven product development. Our associates have several years of experience in the industry and work under an agreement with JDP Pharma that provides confidentiality and intellectual property protection to our clients.