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BIO Ventures for Global Health Announces New CEO
Date:12/30/2009

WASHINGTON, Dec. 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- BIO Ventures for Global Health announced today that Melinda Moree, PhD, has been named Chief Executive Officer of the global health non-profit. Moree has served as interim CEO of BIO Ventures for Global Health since July 2009 and has been a member of the board of directors since the organization's inception in 2004. Before joining BIO Ventures for Global Health as interim CEO, she served as Executive Director of the Malaria Vaccine Initiative (PATH) and was the Principal Investigator on the Global Health Frontiers project conducted with the Center for Global Development which examined using the commercial drivers of emerging economy markets to increase access to medicines among the poor for chronic and infectious diseases.

"It has been a privilege to work closely with Melinda as a fellow board member and as interim CEO," says Carl B. Feldbaum, Esq., chair of the BIO Ventures for Global Health board. "Her technical expertise, experience in the global health community, and personal diplomacy are just what BIO Ventures for Global Health needs to succeed. Melinda's driving dedication for our mission is inspirational -- we are beyond pleased to have her as CEO."

Until early 2007, Moree was the Director of the Malaria Vaccine Initiative (MVI). MVI is a public-private partnership with a mission to accelerate the development of malaria vaccines and to ensure that they are available and accessible to people in developing countries. While at MVI, Moree was instrumental in setting the overall vision for the program and in ensuring an organizational design and a sense of urgency that enabled rapid execution and solid relations with industry. Under her leadership the first-ever proof of concept that a vaccine could prevent malaria in African children was achieved.

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