Latest Movers & Shakers in EXEC
Director Appointed for New UK Health and Biomedical Informatics Research Institute
Professor Andrew Morris has been appointed Director of the new UK health and biomedical informatics research institute, which is to be named Health Data Research UK (HDR UK). The new institute will, for the first time in the world, incorporate on a national scale the whole breadth of data science reRead more
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
Based on the long-established and reliable OTF/AS cryostat, the new OTF5000 brings the extensive range of Bright cryostats completely up to date. New styling coupled with improved user ergonomics, the latest blade systems in the ever-reliable and powerful...
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,...
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 Clini-RF is a new type of freezer designed to rapidly freeze specimens for sectioning or processing. It has a rapid freezer tank which can hold object holders as well as hexane for immersion of the specimens. The Clini-RF eliminates the need to use...