MOUNTAINSIDE, N.J., June 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- National Stem Cell Holding, Inc. (Pink Sheets: NHGI) today announced the appointment of Kenneth D. Steiner, MD, MBA, as its Chief Operating Officer. Dr. Steiner brings with him a vast array of proven management and business skills. After establishing a private medical practice in 1983, Dr. Steiner served as a medical and business consultant to numerous Fortune 500 companies. Over the past 20 years, Dr. Steiner has developed a large multi-specialty, interdisciplinary physician group in Woodbridge, New Jersey.
Dr. Steiner received his MD degree from the University of Tennessee Medical School in 1979 and completed his internship and teaching fellowship at Harvard Medical School. He then served as an associate director of emergency services at Lincoln Hospital in New York City. In 1992, Dr. Steiner was board-certified by the American Board of Emergency Medicine and was elected a fellow of the American Academy of Emergency Medicine. In 1998, Dr. Steiner received his MBA from the University of Tennessee Business School, where he was also an instructor. Dr. Steiner is a former contributing editor of The Encyclopedia of Health Care Management. He joined National Stem Cell as COO in May 2008.
"I am privileged to join such an innovative biotech company as it makes
the transition from development to commercialization phase. National Stem
Cell has developed its first line of cosmetic pharmaceuticals
("cosmosuticals") based on a patented biomaterial made from the secretions
of specialized cell lines. Through its ownership of the skin care company
ProteoDerm Inc., National Stem's unique formulations can be applied to the
outer surface of the skin to replace damaged and missing proteins, as well
as enhance the natural formation of collagen," said Dr. Steiner. "These
anti-wrinkling and anti-aging products are unlike anything I've seen on the
market today. I look forward to the product line's official launch i
|SOURCE National Stem Cell Holding, Inc.|
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