Latest Movers & Shakers in EXEC
Virginia Mason Institute Announces New Executive Director
Kirsten Mecklenburg Turner has been named executive director at Virginia Mason Institute. The institute, a division of Virginia Mason Health System, provides education, coaching and facilitation to health care organizations worldwide to improve patient safety, quality and efficiency. Turner, formerlRead more
Philips Announces Changes to its Executive Committee
Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA) has announced the appointment of Jeroen Tas as Chief Innovation & Strategy Officer to accelerate Philips’ transition to a solutions company, driving innovations in systems, smart devices, software and services to improve people’s lives. Effective immediaRead more
Spreemo Appoints Dr. Richard Herzog as Executive Director & Dr. Miriam Makhlouf as its Director
Spreemo, the healthcare analytics platform that facilitates better patient care through innovative clinical research, data science and network management, has named Richard Herzog, M.D., as Executive Director of the Quality Research Institute (QRI) and Miriam Makhlouf, Ph.D., as its Director of ReseRead more
Kyriakos S. 'Kokos' Markides Selected as 2015 Recipient of GSA's Robert W. Kleemeier Award
The Gerontological Society of America (GSA) -- the nation's largest interdisciplinary organization devoted to the field of aging -- has chosen Kyriakos S. "Kokos" Markides, PhD, of the University of Texas Medical Branch as the 2015 recipient of the Robert W. Kleemeier Award. This distinguished honorRead more
Dirk Büscher and José Terencio resign from TiGenix board of directors
TiGenix NV (Euronext Brussels: TIG) has announced that Dirk Büscher and José Terencio resigned from their position as board member, effective as of July 31, 2015. Dirk Büscher and José Terencio are the CEO and COO respectively of Gri-Cel SA, a fully owned subsidiary of Grifols, a world leader iRead more
EKF Diagnostics’ Growth Drives New Role Creation
EKF Diagnostics, the global in vitro diagnostics company, announces the appointment of a number of senior personnel to key new roles to drive new product introductions. Craig Wilson joins as Global Director of Product Development, Process and Governance, and Yvonne Middlefell has taken upRead more
Patrick Fabbio appointed Chief Financial Officer at electroCore
Patrick Fabbio has been appointed Chief Financial Officer of electroCore, the US based electroceutical healthcare company. Pat, who was previously VP Finance for NPS Pharmaceuticals, has more than 20 years of financial leadership experience in both public and private life science and pharmaceuticalRead more
Rick Pollack Named President and CEO of the American Hospital Association
The American Hospital Association’s (AHA) Board of Trustees has announced the appointment of Rick Pollack as the next president and CEO, to succeed Richard J. Umbdenstock, who retires at the end of 2015.Pollack has served since 1991 as AHA’s executive vice president for advocacy and public policy reRead more
Vygon Group: Emmanuel Zylber New VP, Research and Development
Zylber also joins the executive committee and will lead the group’s new research and development directionVygon, the specialist single-use medical devices group, has announced the appointment of Emmanuel Zylber as vice president of R&D. He also joins the group’s executive committee.Emmanuel ZylbRead more
Cigna Appoints Arjan Toor as New Global Individual Private Medical Insurance Managing Director
Cigna (NYSE: CI) has appointed Arjan Toor as the Managing Director of their Global Individual Private Medical Insurance business (Global IPMI). Arjan joins Cigna Global IPMI after a successful 4-year stint as Chief Marketing Officer of Cigna’s International Markets based in Hong Kong. He will now beRead more
The HAMILTON-C3 ventilator is a modular high-end ventilation solution for all patient groups. Offering a number of unique features, the HAMILTON-C3 is one of the first ventilators featuring the “Ventilation Autopilot” INTELLiVENT-ASV®. The HAMILTON-C3’s...
The HAMILTON-T1 combines for the first time the functionality of a fully featured intensive care unit ventilator with the compactness and ruggedness required for transport. This is why the HAMILTON-T1 enables you to provide optimal ventilation therapy...
The fully featured ICU ventilator, HAMILTON-MR1, guarantees uncompromised continuous ventilation care from the ICU to the MRI scanner and back. Its reliability and high performance, with advanced lung-protective strategies and patient-adaptive modes,...