Navigation Links
ev3 Inc. Appoints Douglas W. Kohrs to Board of Directors

PLYMOUTH, Minn., Aug. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ev3 Inc. (Nasdaq: EVVV), a global endovascular device company, today announced the appointment of Douglas W. Kohrs to its Board of Directors effective immediately. Mr. Kohrs will also serve as a member of the Compensation Committee. Mr. Kohrs previously served as a director of ev3 from June 2005 until October 2007 at which time Mr. Kohrs voluntarily resigned in order to facilitate the completion of ev3's acquisition of FoxHollow Technologies, Inc.

Mr. Kohrs is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Tornier B.V., a privately held global orthopedic company. Prior to joining Tornier B.V., Mr. Kohrs served as Chief Executive Officer of American Medical Systems Holdings, Inc. from April 1999 until January 2005. He served on the board of directors of American Medical Systems Holdings from 1999 to May 2006, and served as chairman of the board from March 2004 to May 2006. Mr. Kohrs is a member of the board of directors Tornier B.V. and The Institute for Health Technology Studies (InHealth), a not-for-profit medical device research organization.

About ev3 Inc.

Since its founding in 2000, ev3 has been dedicated to developing innovative, breakthrough and clinically proven technologies and solutions for the treatment of lower extremity vascular and neurovascular diseases. 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, embolization coils, thrombectomy catheters and occlusion balloons. More information about the company and its products can be found at

ev3 and the ev3 logo are trademarks of ev3 Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries.

SOURCE ev3 Inc.
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. WellPoint Appoints Krista A. Bowers as President of Senior Business
2. WuXi PharmaTech (NYSE: WX) Appoints Mr. Steven M. Hutchins as VP of Business Development
3. VASAMED(R) Appoints Craig M. Walker, MD to Board of Directors
4. Colombia Appoints Dallas Chiropractor to Olympic Team
5. SyntheMed Appoints Corinne Mundin as Director, International Market Development
6. IDC appoints new Vice President for Latin America
7. HealthSouth Appoints Mary Ann Arico as SVP - Investor Relations and Corporate Communications
8. Althea Technologies Appoints E.J. Brandreth to Vice President of Quality and Regulatory
9. American Hospital Management Company Appoints Gregory Ciottone, MD as Chief Medical Officer
10. American Laser Centers Appoints New Corporate Medical Director
11. SCAN Health Plan Appoints Arthur Henkel Vice President of Mergers and Acquisitions
Post Your Comments:
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... October 12, 2017 , ... ... healthcare compliance program management, will showcase a range of technology and learning solutions ... Living (NCAL) Convention and Expo to be held October 14–18, 2017 at the ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... October 12, 2017 , ... Planet Fitness, one of the largest and ... plans to open a flagship location in Covington, LA at 401 N. U.S. Highway ... store next to Office Depot in the Holiday Square shopping center. Its location allows ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... , ... IsoComforter, Inc. ( ), one of the Nation’s ... design of the shoulder pad. The shoulder pad provides optimal support and full ... while using cold therapy. By utilizing ice and water that is circulated from an ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... October 12, 2017 , ... Asante, a nationally recognized health ... expanded their existing home health joint venture through an agreement, effective October 1, ... joint venture home health company with Asante, delivering clinically integrated care, for the ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... LOS ANGELES (PRWEB) , ... October 12, 2017 ... ... of Parsa Mohebi Hair Restoration, has recently contributed a medical article to the ... doctors, on Dr. Mohebi’s article spotlights the hair transplant procedure known as ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:10/4/2017)... -- According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), influenza ... Care is helping communities across Massachusetts , ... no-cost* flu shots through the end of the month. *Some ... ... flu shot is by the end of October, according to the Centers ...
(Date:10/2/2017)... 2, 2017  Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: ... the third quarter of 2017 on Tuesday, October 24, ... that day with the investment community and media to ... conference call will begin at 9 a.m. Eastern time. ... live webcast of the conference call through a link ...
(Date:10/2/2017)... 2, 2017 The Rebound mobile app is poised ... reverse the tide of prescription drug addiction. The app empowers ... intake and stepping down their dosage in a safe, controlled ... December 2017; the first 100,000 people to sign up will ... ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: