Navigation Links
EnVivo Pharmaceuticals Announces Executive Appointment

Dr. Dana C. Hilt Named SVP, Clinical Development & Chief Medical Officer

WATERTOWN, Mass., Sept. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- EnVivo Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a privately held biopharmaceutical company developing drugs for neurodegenerative diseases, today announced the appointment of Dr. Dana C. Hilt as Senior Vice President and Chief Medical Officer. He will be responsible for coordinating all pre-clinical and clinical development activities of EnVivo's growing pipeline.

Dr. Hilt, 55, previously served as Senior Vice President, Clinical Research and Medical Affairs & Chief Medical Officer for Critical Therapeutics in Lexington, Massachusetts. Dr. Hilt is a distinguished neurologist with extensive drug development experience from his tenures at Amgen, Guilford Pharmaceuticals and Ascend Therapeutics. In addition, he has held both scientific and professorial positions with the University of Southern California School of Medicine, the National Institutes of Health and the University of Maryland School of Medicine where he was a clinical Associate Professor in the department of Neurology. At the beginning of his career, he was a Resident Fellow in Neurology at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and interned at Harvard University Medical School.

Dr. Hilt is a member of the American Academy of Neurology, Movement Disorders Society, American Society for Experimental Neurotherapeutics, American Association for the Advancement of Science, Society for Neuroscience and Endocrine Society. He is the author of over 50 publications. Dr. Hilt received his Bachelor of Science Degree in Chemistry (with Distinction) from the University of Maine and an M.D. from the Tufts University School of Medicine.

"Given the continuing growth of EnVivo's pre-clinical and clinical programs in the field of neuro-degenerative diseases, Dana brings critically important skills to the management team. His deep expertise in drug development will be of increasing importance as we progress our pipeline and are seeking to further broaden our pipeline in the next two years," said Kees Been, President and Chief Executive Officer.

EnVivo Pharmaceuticals is a biopharmaceutical company dedicated to discovering and developing drugs for central nervous system (CNS) disorders including, Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's disease, Huntington's disease and Spino Cerebellar Ataxias. The company's lead programs include a Nicotinic Acetylcholine Receptor Agonist Program (alpha-7) for Alzheimer's disease and Schizophrenia, a Histone Deacetylase (HDAC) program for Huntington's disease, EVP2442 program for neuron-protection and the PDE10 inhibitor and gamma- secretase modulator programs. For more information see

SOURCE EnVivo Pharmaceuticals, Inc.,
Copyright©2007 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related biology technology :

1. Deltanoid Pharmaceuticals begins phase II osteoporosis study
2. The Coming of Biotech Generic Pharmaceuticals
3. Speaker announces business members of IT Task Force
4. Doyle announces technology tax credits for Berbee
5. Doyle announces new energy, global warming policies
6. Doyle announces $80M renewable energy strategy
7. GE announces first installation of Discovery VCT
8. UWM announces winners of RGI awards
9. Third Wave announces two senior management appointments
10. Mirus announces new method for making antibodies
11. Merge announces sofware updates, upcoming acquisition
Post Your Comments:
(Date:10/12/2017)... , ... October 12, 2017 ... ... has launched Rosalind™, the first-ever genomics analysis platform specifically designed for life ... Named in honor of pioneering researcher Rosalind Franklin, who made a major ...
(Date:10/11/2017)... , ... October 11, 2017 , ... ComplianceOnline’s Medical Device ... on 7th and 8th June 2018 in San Francisco, CA. The Summit brings together ... as several distinguished CEOs, board directors and government officials from around the world to ...
(Date:10/11/2017)... ... October 11, 2017 , ... Disappearing forests and increased emissions are the main ... people each year. Especially those living in larger cities are affected by air pollution ... of the most pollution-affected countries globally - decided to take action. , “I knew ...
(Date:10/10/2017)... , ... October 10, 2017 ... ... cancer-focused pharmaceutical company advancing targeted antibody-drug conjugate (ADC) therapeutics, today confirmed licensing ... HPLN (Hybrid Polymerized Liposomal Nanoparticle), a technology developed in collaboration with Children’s ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:5/6/2017)... RAM Group , Singaporean based ... in biometric authentication based on a novel  ... to perform biometric authentication. These new sensors are based on ... Ram Group and its partners. This sensor will have ... and security. Ram Group is a next generation ...
(Date:4/17/2017)... -- NXT-ID, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXTD ) ("NXT-ID" or ... 2016 Annual Report on Form 10-K on Thursday April 13, 2017 ... ... Investor Relations section of the Company,s website at  under ... . 2016 Year Highlights: ...
(Date:4/11/2017)... 2017 Research and Markets has announced the ... to their offering. ... eye tracking market to grow at a CAGR of 30.37% during ... Market 2017-2021, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis ... and its growth prospects over the coming years. The report also ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):