Navigation Links
ev3 Inc. Accepts Resignation of Dr. John Simpson
Date:2/8/2008

PLYMOUTH, Minn., Feb. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ev3 Inc. (Nasdaq: EVVV), a global endovascular device company, today announced the resignation of Dr. John Simpson from his position as Chief Scientist and from the company's board of directors effective February 7, 2008.

"Over the last thirty years, few people have shaped the treatment of cardiovascular disease as much as Dr. John Simpson with his numerous inventions and vision for improving the lives of patients worldwide," said Jim Corbett, chairman, president and chief executive officer of ev3 Inc. "He leaves a legacy of innovation and a foundation on which we intend to build in our effort to improve patient treatment."

With the resignation of Dr. Simpson, the ev3 board of directors has nine members, of which six are independent directors.

About ev3 Inc.

Since its founding in 2000, ev3 has been dedicated to improving the lives of patients with vascular disease through the development of innovative endovascular therapies. ev3's products are used by endovascular specialists to treat a wide range of peripheral vascular and neurovascular diseases and disorders. The company offers a comprehensive portfolio of treatment options, including the primary interventional technologies used today - peripheral angioplasty balloons, stents, plaque excision systems, embolic protection devices, liquid embolics, embolic coils, thrombectomy catheters and occlusion balloons. More information about the company and its products can be found at http://www.ev3.net.

ev3, the ev3 logo and FoxHollow are trademarks of ev3 Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. All trademarks and trade names referred to in this press release are the property of their respective owners.


'/>"/>
SOURCE ev3 Inc.
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. FDA Accepts New Drug Application for Priority Review of Investigational HIV Treatment TMC125
2. FDA Accepts New Drug Application for Priority Review of Investigational HIV Treatment TMC125
3. American Stock Exchange Accepts Encisions Plan to Regain Compliance
4. Governor Rendell Accepts National Health Care Reform Pioneer Award
5. FDA Accepts New Drug Application for NEBIDO(R) Submitted by Indevus
6. Lieutenant Governor Catherine Baker Knoll Accepts Women in Government Presidential Leadership Award
7. AIDS Healthcare Foundation Applauds City Commissioners Support of Diversity, Urges Call for Mayors Resignation
8. VNUS Medical Technologies Announces Resignation of Chief Financial Officer and VP, Finance & Administration
9. Aflac Announces Resignation of U.S. Marketing Officer
10. Genta Announces Resignation of Dr. Betsy McCaughey from Board of Directors
11. Protalix BioTherapeutics Announces Resignation of Board Members
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:1/16/2017)... ... 2017 , ... St. Louisans are well-aware of the following facts at present:, ... seems to be having no effect on keeping this particularly bad strain of the flu ... are coughing, sneezing, or sniffling , These facts are well-known among the ...
(Date:1/16/2017)... ... 16, 2017 , ... One thing common to all types of cancer is ... as well. The money spent screening for and treating cancer in the United States ... for cancer more than in any other country that has an advanced healthcare system, ...
(Date:1/15/2017)... ... ... In this role, Courtney will be responsible for developing new business initiatives ... mark. This certification program was created by ASL and the nonprofit Asthma and Allergy ... for the 60+ million people living in the U.S. with asthma and allergies. Courtney ...
(Date:1/15/2017)... ... January 15, 2017 , ... "On Tour is a ... complete customization and ease," said Christina Austin - CEO of Pixel Film Studios. ... users can edit the style and animation of their slideshows. Place each slide on ...
(Date:1/15/2017)... ... January 15, 2017 , ... The ... is pleased to announce that it will be assisting HackensackUMC Mountainside with its ... Glen Ridge townships, servicing all surrounding towns. The firm will be working closely ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:1/16/2017)... and PUNE, India , ... a new report published by Allied Market Research, titled, ... Opportunity Analysis and Industry Forecast, 2014-2022," the global sterilization ... 2022, from $5,768 million in 2015, growing at a ... & gas sterilization segment dominated the market in 2015, ...
(Date:1/16/2017)... Jan. 16, 2017   Linde Gas North America LLC ... assets and business of The Service Center LLC, a market ... to healthcare providers in the Midwest and Southeast regions of ... Illinois , The Service Center also has facilities in ... South Carolina . Its primary services include: ...
(Date:1/16/2017)... FRANCISCO, Calif. , Jan. 16, 2017  Rigel ... on January 3, 2017 and January 16, 2017 the ... grant of inducement stock options to purchase an aggregate ... employees. These awards were granted pursuant to the Rigel ... material to the new employees entering into employment with ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: