Navigation Links
DOR BioPharma Appoints Gregg Lapointe, CPA, MBA, to its Board of Directors
Date:3/16/2009

EWING, N.J., March 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- DOR BioPharma, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: DORB) (DOR or the Company) announced today that it has appointed Gregg Lapointe, CPA, MBA, to its Board of Directors. Mr. Lapointe is currently Chief Executive Officer of Sigma-Tau Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Sigma-Tau), a company dedicated to the development and commercialization of medicines for patients with rare diseases. Sigma-Tau is DOR's North American partner for orBec(R) and its largest shareholder.

Mr. Lapointe has served in various roles for Sigma-Tau since 2001, including Chief Operating Officer from November 2003 to April 2008 and Chief Executive Officer since April 2008. Prior to Sigma-Tau, he served as Vice President of Operations and Vice President, Controller of AstenJohnson, Inc. (formerly JWI Inc.). Prior to that, Mr. Lapointe spent several years in the Canadian medical products industry in both medical products distribution and manufacturing. Mr. Lapointe began his career at Price Waterhouse. He received his BA in Commerce from Concordia University in Montreal, Canada, a graduate diploma in accountancy from McGill University and his MBA from Duke University. He is also a CPA in the state of Illinois and a Chartered Accountant in Ontario, Canada. Mr. Lapointe also serves on the Board of Directors of the Pharmaceuticals Research and Manufacturers of America (PhRMA) and is a member of the Corporate Council of the National Organization for Rare Diseases (NORD).

"We are very pleased to welcome Gregg Lapointe to our Board of Directors," said Christopher J. Schaber, PhD, President and CEO of DOR. "Mr. Lapointe brings extensive experience in the areas of global strategic planning and implementation, corporate finance, accounting, and acquisitions. With his strong business and healthcare background, he is well positioned to make significant contributions to the continued growth and success of DOR. We are enthu
'/>"/>

SOURCE DOR BioPharma, Inc.
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related biology technology :

1. Med Discovery and Laborium Biopharma Extend Their Development Partnership to Include Mammalian Cell Culture Processes and Clinical Manufacturing for All Products in Med Discovery's Portfolio
2. DOR BioPharma Appoints Brian L. Hamilton, MD, PhD as Chief Medical Officer
3. Keryx Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter and Year-End 2008 Financial Results
4. Helix BioPharma Form 20-F Registration Statement Declared Effective by SEC
5. Keryx Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. to Hold Conference Call on Fourth Quarter and Year-End 2008 Financial Results on Friday, March 13, 2009 at 8:30am EDT
6. XTL Biopharmaceuticals Ltd. Extraordinary General Meetings Postponed Until March 18, 2009
7. R&D Spending by U.S. Biopharmaceutical Companies Increases 3 Percent in 2008
8. Keryx Biopharmaceuticals Inc. Announces Receipt of Nasdaq Delisting Notification
9. Frost & Sullivans Biopharmaceuticals Market Briefing to Address the Use of Embryonic Stem Cells
10. Eiger BioPharmaceuticals Raises $7.1 Million A Round
11. Mindset BioPharmaceuticals (USA) Inc Obtains Notice of Allowance for European Patent Related to Use of Insulin Sensitizers in Senile Dementia, Dementia and Memory Loss
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/23/2014)... July 23, 2014 Adult stem ... therapies are biological, but not magical. However, ... to treat them as if they were magical. ... unsanctioned studies that constitute “stem cell tourism,” are ... approach to developing new regenerative medicine therapies. In ...
(Date:7/22/2014)... (PRWEB) July 23, 2014 The ... , The goal of the Symposium is ... spectrum of scientists working in the biomaterials field, ... that represent the most promising directions for ultimate ...     Provide faculty and government scientists with ...
(Date:7/22/2014)... a phylum so full of mean little creatures, the yellow-colored ... cruelty -- at least to crickets. Native to the southeastern ... predatory sort of parasite. It swoops onto the back of ... leaves its wicked brood to invade, kill and consume the ... be possible without the fly,s ability to find a cricket ...
(Date:7/22/2014)... metal nanoparticles in water with ultrasound and they,ll spin ... No one yet knows exactly. But researchers at the ... their speedand it,s fast. At up to 150,000 revolutions ... any nanoscale object submerged in liquid ever reported. , ... the possibility that they could be used not only ...
Breaking Biology Technology:The Adult Stem Cell Technology Center, LLC Continues to Develop Technologies for Homologous Adult Stem Cell Therapies and Drug Development 2The Adult Stem Cell Technology Center, LLC Continues to Develop Technologies for Homologous Adult Stem Cell Therapies and Drug Development 3The Adult Stem Cell Technology Center, LLC Continues to Develop Technologies for Homologous Adult Stem Cell Therapies and Drug Development 4The Adult Stem Cell Technology Center, LLC Continues to Develop Technologies for Homologous Adult Stem Cell Therapies and Drug Development 5The 2014 NJ Symposium on Biomaterials Science Earns Society for Biomaterials Endorsement 2Fly-inspired sound detector 2Fly-inspired sound detector 3Fly-inspired sound detector 4NIST shows ultrasonically propelled nanorods spin dizzyingly fast 2
... flow measurement and control provider, is pleased to ... new family of mass flow products designed to ... Built on a standard 1.125-inch wide platform with ... the B-Series provides a compact flow measurement and ...
... XTL Biopharmaceuticals Ltd. (Nasdaq: XTLB ; TASE: XTL) ... for one week in accordance with its articles of association ... will take place at the Company, Building 3, Kiryat Weizmann ... p.m. Israel time on March 18, 2009.Any proxy votes received ...
... it has been awarded a 5-year, $17.8 million contract ... to lead a team of organizations in improving private ... member of the North American Free Trade Agreement and ... USAID programs support Mexican efforts to strengthen democratic ...
Cached Biology Technology:Brooks Instrument's New Mass Flow Controller Series Is Immune to Pressure and Temperature Fluctuations 2Brooks Instrument's New Mass Flow Controller Series Is Immune to Pressure and Temperature Fluctuations 3USAID Selects Abt Associates to Lead Team in Strengthening Mexico Private Sector Competitiveness 2
(Date:7/23/2014)... Protection Agency (EPA) today announced that environmental health ... Amherst School of Public Health and Health Sciences ... Achieve Results (STAR) grant to measure indoor air ... in subarctic North America to determine possible health ... culturally-relevant recommendations for mitigation. , Peltier, who will ...
(Date:7/23/2014)... New research from North Carolina State University shows that ... the southeastern United States. One factor is that researchers ... produced by the gloomy scale insect a significant ... leads to 200 times more adult gloomy scales on ... plant-eating insects like the gloomy scale in cities, and ...
(Date:7/23/2014)... of Antarctic fur seals, alongside decades of in-depth ... of climate change on a population of top-predators. ... findings show that the seals have significantly altered ... are associated with climate conditions. Despite a shift ... is not passing down through generations, leaving the ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Studying impacts of indoor air pollution on tribal communities 2Studying impacts of indoor air pollution on tribal communities 3Urban heat boosts some pest populations 200-fold, killing red maples 2Urban heat boosts some pest populations 200-fold, killing red maples 3Genetic study shows major impact of climate change on Antarctic fur seals 2Genetic study shows major impact of climate change on Antarctic fur seals 3
... because you don,t swallow the worm at the bottom of ... essential worminess of the potent Mexican liquor, according to scientists ... G,s Biodiversity Institute of Ontario (BIO) have discovered that mescal ... the famously tasty "worm" that many avoid consuming. Their findings ...
... Infectious Diseases (NIAID), part of the National Institutes of ... to Tulane University for its ongoing efforts to treat ... that threatens hundreds of thousands of people annually in ... threat. The contract will include collaboration between Tulane; ...
... Miami have analyzed images based on Synthetic Aperture Radar ... on January 12. The images reveal surprising new details. ... ALOS satellite and made available to the scientific community ... and GEO, the Group of Earth Observation, an umbrella ...
Cached Biology News:Mescal 'worm' test shows DNA leaks into preservatives 2Tulane receives $15 million NIH contract to develop vaccine and treatment for deadly fever 2New international satellite observations help assess future earthquake risk in Haiti 2
Activating Agents, 7-azabenzotriazol-1-yloxy-tris-(pyrrolidino)phosphonium hexafluorophosphate...
Each 72-well MiniTray is low profile, with lid. Conical well shape, 10 l....
The E. coli Expression System with Gateway Technology is designed to create E. coli expression clones containing the T7 promoter. The expression clones are ready for transformation and expression in ...
...
Biology Products: