Tony Trier (B.S., 2009; M.S., 2012) is a PhD candidate working with Dr. Laura Bix’s HUB team. Tony is currently a Packaging Engineer working for Cardinal Health at the Packaging Technology Center in Waukegan. In graduate school, Tony worked on human factors packaging projects with the industry in addition to his own research. His focus has been on understanding how sterile products may become contaminated during aseptic presentation of items to the sterile field. In order to explore this idea, he has leveraged multiple academic disciplines and methodologies to better understand aseptic technique, and what it means to the packaging industry.