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Garry O'Grady Appointed Senior Vice President and General Manager of Pharmaceutical Institute

RALEIGH, N.C., Aug. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Pharmaceutical Institute, a leading provider of specialized training solutions for the pharmaceutical and biotech industry, today announced that Garry O'Grady has been appointed Senior Vice President and General Manager of Pharmaceutical Institute. In hi...

Greg Fischer Named AvMed Health Plans' New Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing

MIAMI, Aug. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Greg Fischer has been named AvMed's Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing. As a member of AvMed's senior executive team Fischer will be responsible for leading the company's strategy as it relates to membership growth and retention in all markets ar...

Novo Nordisk Appoints Per Falk, M.D., Ph.D., as Vice President for Clinical, Medical and Regulatory Affairs for North America

PRINCETON, N.J., Aug. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Novo Nordisk, a global healthcare company focusing on diabetes care, today announced the appointment of Per Falk, M.D., Ph.D., as vice president for Clinical, Medical and Regulatory Affairs for North America. Dr. Falk joins the U.S. Executive ...

Foote Promoted to Vice President at Conseco

CARMEL, Ind., July 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Conseco, Inc. (NYSE: CNO ) announced that Christopher J. Foote has been promoted to vice president, asset-liability management. Foote, 51, joined Conseco in 1999 and served previously as senior managing actuary for asset-liabilit...

Clyde C. Tuggle, Senior Vice President at The Coca-Cola Company, Elected to CASA* Board

NEW YORK, July 28 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse (CASA) at Columbia University announced today that Clyde C. Tuggle has been elected to its board of directors. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080814/NYTH004LOGO ) ...

Danaher Corporation Announces Retirement of Executive Vice President Philip W. Knisely

WASHINGTON, July 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Danaher Corporation (NYSE: DHR ) announced today that Philip W. Knisely, Executive Vice President, has decided to retire from Danaher effective as of the end of 2009. Mr. Knisely has served as an Executive Vice President since joining D...

Paradigm Spine Closes $21.5 Million Financing and Announces Promotion of Matt Stuttle to Position of Vice President, US Sales

NEW YORK, July 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Paradigm Spine, LLC, a developer of innovative non-fusion spinal implant solutions, announced that it has completed a $21.5 million financing, consisting of a $15mm debt facility and $6.5mm equity. Fifth Third Bank was the sole lender in the $15mm venture de...

MonoSol Rx Appoints Theodore Clemente Vice President Business Development

WARREN, N.J., July 23 /PRNewswire/ -- MonoSol Rx, the developers of PharmFilm((R)) technology and a drug delivery company specializing in dissolving thin film pharmaceutical products, today announced the appointment of Theodore "Ted" Clemente, Jr. as Vice President, Business Develop...

WuXi PharmaTech Appoints Dr. Chi-Chung Chan as Vice President of Pharmacology

SHANGHAI, July 23 /PRNewswire-Asia/ - WuXi PharmaTech (Cayman) Inc. (NYSE: WX ), a leading pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical device research and development outsourcing company with operations in China and the United States, today announced that Dr. Chi-Chung Chan has been appointed...

Webmedx Appoints New Senior Vice President of Client Development, Chris Cashwell

NASHVILLE, Tenn., July 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Webmedx , the fourth largest medical transcription service provider in the U.S., proudly announces the addition of Chris Cashwell to the position of Senior Vice President of Client Development. With twelve years experience in business ...

Diane Adams Joins Allscripts as Executive Vice President, Human Resources

CHICAGO, July 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Allscripts (Nasdaq: MDRX ) announced today that Diane Adams has joined the Company as Executive Vice President, Human Resources. Ms. Adams brings to the position more than 20 years of finance, field operations and human resource...

YAI/NIPD Board of Trustees Elects Eliot Green Chair and Sheldon Kwiat Vice Chair

The YAI/National Institute for People with Disabilities (YAI/NIPD) Board of Trustees has elected Eliot P. Green, a Partner at the law firm of Loeb & Loeb LLP, as Chair, and Sheldon Kwiat, President of the diamond jewelry firm bearing his family name, as Vice Chair. ...

GoHealthInsurance Announces Appointment of Mike Owens as Senior Vice President

CHICAGO, July 16 /PRNewswire/ -- GoHealthInsurance , a company committed to providing consumers with online options for quality health insurance, through a network of technology-enabled health insurance brokers and carriers, is pleased to announce the appointment of Mike Owens as Seni...

Hilary Smith Upped to Senior Vice President, Communications, NBC Universal Women & Lifestyle Entertainment Networks

NEW YORK, July 14 /PRNewswire/ -- NBC Universal communications executive Hilary Smith has been promoted to the newly created position of Senior Vice President, Communications, NBC Universal Women and Lifestyle Entertainment Networks from her previous role as Vice President, NBC Univ...

YAI/NIPD Board of Trustees Elects Eliot Green Chair and Sheldon Kwiat Vice Chair

NEW YORK, July 14 /PRNewswire/ -- The YAI/National Institute for People with Disabilities (YAI/NIPD) Board of Trustees has elected Eliot P. Green, a Partner at the law firm of Loeb & Loeb LLP, as Chair, and Sheldon Kwiat, President of the diamond jewelry firm bearing his family name, as V...

DaVita Clinical Research Appoints Mahesh Krishnan as Vice President

DENVER, July 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- DaVita Inc. (NYSE: DVA ), a leading provider of kidney care services for those diagnosed with chronic kidney disease (CKD), today announced Mahesh Krishnan, MD, MPH has been appointed to DaVita Clinical Research(R) as Vice President for Re...

Bill Johnstone Named Senior Vice President of Crawford's Global Technical Services for the Americas

ATLANTA, July 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Crawford Canada's Bill Johnstone has been named senior vice president of Crawford & Company's (NYSE: CRDA ; CRDB) Global Technical Services (GTS) for the Americas, a newly created position designed to more effectively coordinate and grow this market-...

SCAN Health Plan Selects Kathy Taylor-Laws as Vice President of Network Management Services

PHOENIX, July 7 /PRNewswire/ -- SCAN Health Plan announced today that it has hired Kathy Taylor-Laws as its vice president of network management services, effective immediately. Taylor-Laws brings more than 25 years of experience in healthcare leadership. As vice president Taylor-Laws will be...

DOR BioPharma Appoints Christopher P. Schnittker, CPA, as Vice President of Administration and Controller

PRINCETON, N.J., July 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- DOR BioPharma, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: DORB) (DOR or the Company), a late-stage biopharmaceutical company, announced today that it recently appointed Christopher P. Schnittker, CPA as its new Vice President of Administration and Controller. In th...

The Obesity Society Selects Executive Vice President

SILVER SPRING, Md., July 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Obesity Society, the leading professional and scientific organization dedicated to the study of obesity, is pleased to announce the selection of Francesca M. Dea, CAE, to serve as the Society's Executive Vice President. Ms. Dea comes to Th...

NeoStem, Inc. Appoints International Expert in Endocrinology and Pharmacology as Vice President of Drug Development and Regulatory Affairs

NEW YORK, July 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- NeoStem, Inc. (Amex: NBS ), which is pioneering the pre-disease collection, processing and long-term storage of adult stem cells for future medical need, announced today it has appointed Alan G. Harris, M.D., Ph.D., FACP, FRCP, as the Company's Vice Pre...

XLHealth Appoints New Vice President of Contracting and Provider Relations

BALTIMORE, July 1 /PRNewswire/ -- XLHealth, owner of one of the nation's largest Medicare chronic condition special needs plans and a leader in improving the quality of care for seniors with chronic illness, announced today that it has appointed Karl Broussard to serve as its vice president of con...

Tyco Electronics Appoints Cuong Do as Senior Vice President, Corporate Strategy & Business Development

BERWYN, Pa., June 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Tyco Electronics Ltd. (NYSE: TEL ; BSX: TEL) has appointed Cuong Viet Do as Senior Vice President, Corporate Strategy & Business Development. He reports to Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Tom Lynch. Lynch said, "We are very excited to have Cu...

Arcadia HealthCare Names Former Walgreen's Executive Charles Goodall as Vice President of DailyMed(TM) Pharmacy Operations

INDIANAPOLIS, June 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Arcadia Resources, Inc. (NYSE Amex: KAD ) a leading provider of home care, medical staffing, and pharmacy services under the Arcadia HealthCare(SM) brand, has named Charles Goodall, previously Divisional Vice President for Walgreen Co., as Vice Pre...

Health Care Service Corporation Names Carolyn H. Clift as Senior Vice President and First Chief Diversity Officer

New Position Created to Support Growing Customer Diversity and Related Strategic Opportunities CHICAGO, June 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Health Care Service Corporation (HCSC) has named Carolyn H. Clift as senior vice president and the company's first chief diversity officer. Clift will be responsible...

DURECT Appoints Dr. Joseph Stauffer as Chief Medical Officer and Executive Vice President, Corporate Strategy

CUPERTINO, Calif., June 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- DURECT Corporation (Nasdaq: DRRX ) announced today that Dr. Joseph Stauffer has joined DURECT as Chief Medical Officer and Executive Vice President, Corporate Strategy. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20020717/DRRXLOGO ) ...

XELR8 Holdings, Inc. Hires Vice President of Strategy and Network Development

Outstanding team leader with a strong record of revenue growth and sales force development DENVER, June 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- XELR8 Holdings, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: XELR), a provider of functional foods, beverages and nutritional supplements, announced today that it has hired Kevin ...

Response Biomedical Corporation Announces Appointment of Vice President Finance & Administration and Chief Financial Officer

VANCOUVER, June 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Response Biomedical Corporation (TSX: RBM, OTCBB: RPBIF) is pleased to announce that Livleen Kaler has been appointed Vice President Finance & Administration and Chief Financial Officer. Ms. Kaler has 10 years of financial management experience in se...

Life Spine Announces Appointment of Todd Fanning as Vice President of Sales

-- Fanning has strong experience and solid reputation within industry HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., June 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Rapidly growing spinal implant firm Life Spine, Inc. announced today that it has appointed Todd P. Fanning as its Vice President of Sales, effective immediately. Fanning has h...

Sean Hurley Joins Ameritox as Vice President for Insurance and Managed Care Contracting

BALTIMORE, June 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Ameritox, the U.S. leader in pain prescription monitoring, has announced the appointment of Sean Hurley as Vice President of Insurance and Managed Care Contracting. Hurley will oversee the company's contracting activities and support within the managed care marke...

Custom Spine Welcomes Randal Clarke as Vice President of Sales

PARSIPPANY, N.J., June 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Custom Spine announced today that Randal Clarke is the new Vice President of Sales for the Western region. Randy has been in the orthopedic medical device market for over 27 years and has expertise in developing markets for new products and building succes...

Covance Announces Monte Jarvis as Vice President of Global Data Management and Biostatistics for Periapproval Services

- Data management, biostatistics expert adds more than 25 years of experience to support growing demand for periapproval services - PRINCETON, N.J., June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Covance Inc. today announced Monte Jarvis as vice president of global data management and biostatistics for periapproval ...

Diplomat Specialty Pharmacy Promotes Rinku A. Patel, PharmD to Vice President, Pharmacy Strategy

SWARTZ CREEK, Mich., June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Diplomat Specialty Pharmacy today announced the promotion of Dr. Rinku A. Patel to Vice President, Pharmacy Strategy. Patel was previously Diplomat's Director of Pharmacy Development and Operations. Patel's new role will encompass 3 main areas: ...

Astellas Hires New Vice President of Compliance

DEERFIELD, Ill., June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Astellas Pharma US, Inc. ("Astellas") recently hired Dan Dunham as the vice president of compliance. Dunham will be responsible for governance of the compliance program to ensure Astellas' observance of federal and state health care program requirements and ...

Darwin Appoints Becky Cox Vice President, Business Development, Healthcare

PEMBROKE, Bermuda, May 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Darwin National Assurance Company, a member company of Allied World Assurance Company Holdings, Ltd (NYSE: AWH ), today announced that Becky Cox has been appointed Vice President, Business Development, Healthcare. In this role, Ms. Cox will...

Astellas Announces New Vice President of Marketing

DEERFIELD, Ill., May 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Astellas Pharma US, Inc. ("Astellas") recently hired Walt Johnston as vice president of marketing. Reporting directly to Patrick Shea, senior vice president of marketing & sales, Johnston will be responsible for leading all strategic marketing activities...

LocumTenens.com to Open Dallas Office, Names Robb Vice President

LocumTenens.com has announced plans to open a new office in Dallas, Texas, and has named veteran healthcare staffing executive Don Robb as Vice President. Robb, a Dallas native, has been charged with opening the new office. Alpharetta, GA (Vocus) May 20, 2009 -- Locum...

LA BioMed Vice President named champion of immunization

LOS ANGELES (May 19, 2009) The California Immunization Coalition recently bestowed the Natalie J. Smith, MD, MPH Immunization Champion Award upon Steve Baranov, vice president for community health at the Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center (LA BioMed) and exe...

Fate Therapeutics Adds Pratik Multani, M.D., M.S., as Vice President Clinical Development to Advance Upcoming Clinical Programs of Stem Cell Modulators

LA JOLLA, Calif., May 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Fate Therapeutics, Inc. announced today that it has further expanded the Company's executive team with the addition of Pratik Multani, M.D., M.S., as Vice President of Clinical Development. With more than a decade of clinical development experi...

Cyberonics Names Bryan D. Olin, Ph.D. Vice President, Quality

HOUSTON, May 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cyberonics, Inc. (Nasdaq: CYBX ) today announced that Bryan D. Olin, Ph.D., joined Cyberonics as Vice President, Quality, effective on May 18, 2009. Dr. Olin will lead all of the company's quality programs. Dr. Olin joins Cyberonics from Zeltiq Ae...
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