Christopher Dillon BA, LATG, CPIA, serves as Executive Director, Regulatory Compliance & IACUC Chair at MPI Research. Chris is responsible for the oversight of the organization’s Animal Welfare and Compliance Office, Quality Assurance Unit, Animal Care and Use Program – including the direction of the IACUC, and Regulatory & Systems Compliance. He and his staff lead compliance programs throughout the organization with emphasis on establishing effective and efficient policies and procedures for the identification, correction, and prevention of noncompliance –guided by applicable rules, regulations, and best practices. Chris received a bachelor’s degree in Philosophy, from Western Michigan University and has dedicated more than 10 years to leadership roles within the life sciences industry. He serves on the Board of Directors for the Michigan Society for Medical Research, and is an active member of the American Association of Laboratory Animal Science, Public Responsibility in Medicine and Research, and the Society of Quality Assurance.