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Baxter's BioPharma Solutions Named "Best Contract Manufacturing Organization" for Third Consecutive Year at Vaccine Industry Excellence Awards

Baxter's BioPharma Solutions contract manufacturing business was named "Best Contract Manufacturing Organization" for the third consecutive year at the annual Vaccine Industry Excellence (VIE) Awards, announced on April 11, 2012, at the World Vaccine Congress in Washington, D.C.

The VIE awards were created to honor and recognize individuals and companies making positive contributions or accomplishments in the global vaccine industry.  Criteria for the "Best Contract Manufacturing Organization" award included the range of services provided in niche and core therapeutic areas; methods of performance improvement or introduction of new services; attention to and quality of relationships with clients; milestones reached and final/ ongoing outcomes; and building and maintaining existing and long term partnerships.

For additional information on the awards program, please visit http://www.terrapinn.com/2013/world-vaccine-congress-washington/related-awards.stm

About Baxter's BioPharma Solutions Business
BioPharma Solutions, a unit of Baxter's Medical Products business, has been a leader in pharmaceutical contract manufacturing for more than 25 years, offering services for pre-filled syringes, liquid and lyophilized vials and cartridge filling, and specialized capabilities for cytotoxics and biologics manufacturing.  BioPharma Solutions' breadth of experience in clinical and commercial vaccines includes pandemic, preventative and seasonal vaccines for global markets.   For additional information on Baxter's BioPharma Solutions business, please visit www.baxterbiopharmasolutions.com.  

About World Vaccine Congress and the Vaccine Industry Excellence Awards
The World Vaccine Congress remains the industry's definitive vaccine industry event for major vaccine players. Officially the longest-running and largest vaccine industry event in North America, the World Vaccine Congress delivers a forum where the ever-changing dynamics of the vaccine industry are discussed and acted upon by the industry's most senior figures. The VIE Awards were created to honor and generate recognition of the efforts, accomplishments, and positive contributions of companies and individuals in the vaccine industry over the previous 12 months.
For additional information on the World Vaccine Congress 2013, please visit www.terrapinn.com/vaccinecongress 

Vaccine Industry Excellence Awards

Raul Soikes, senior director of program management R&D, accepts the Vaccine Industry Excellence Award for "Best Contract Manufacturing Organization" on behalf of Baxter's BioPharma Solutions business at the World Vaccine Congress in Washington, D.C. (April 2012)

Raul Soikes, senior director of program management R&D, accepts the Vaccine Industry Excellence Award for

Vaccine Industry Excellence Award

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