Corindus Promotes Doug Teany to Chief Operating Officer

WALTHAM, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Corindus Vascular Robotics, Inc. (NYSE American: CVRS), a leading developer of precision vascular robotics, today announced that it has appointed Douglas Teany, currently the company’s Senior Vice President of R&D and Operations, to Chief Operating Officer, effective immediately. Teany brought eighteen years of experience to Corindus, driving operational excellence […]

Humacyte Appoints Jeffrey Lawson MD, PhD as President and Chief Executive Officer

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Humacyte, an innovator in biotechnology and regenerative medicine, announced today that Jeffrey Lawson MD, PhD has been appointed President and Chief Executive Officer. Carrie S. Cox has assumed the role of Executive Chairman. Dr. Lawson, an innovator, scientist and vascular surgeon has been involved in the […]

FEops Strengthens Management Team

GENT, Belgium–(BUSINESS WIRE)–FEops, the leader in personalized computational modeling and simulation for structural heart interventions, today announced the expansion of its management team with the appointments of Christian Vincent as Director of Therapy Development and Nico Uwents as Director of Business Development. “Both Christian and Nico have a long track record of success in […]

LivaNova Welcomes William Kozy to Board of Directors

LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–LivaNova PLC (NASDAQ:LIVN) (“LivaNova” or the “Company”), a market-leading medical technology and innovation company, today announced that William A. Kozy, retired Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer at Becton, Dickinson and Company (“BD”), was elected by the Company’s shareholders to its board of directors during its June 12 […]

Shifamed Announces $15.5M Series A Financing

CAMPBELL, Calif., June 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Shifamed, LLC announced today the $15.5M financing of Supira Medical, the newest Shifamed portfolio company. The financing, led by The Capital Partnership (TCP) with participation from Cormorant Asset Management and Shifamed Angels, officially closed on April 25, 2018. Supira Medical is focused on the development of a next generation […]

resTORbio Announces Appointment of Kerry Russell, M.D., Ph.D., as Vice President of Clinical Development

BOSTON, June 12, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — resTORbio, Inc. (NASDAQ:TORC) today announced that Kerry Russell, M.D., Ph.D., has joined the company as its Vice President of Clinical Development, a newly created position as part of the company’s effort to grow through strategic hires. In the role, Dr. Russell is responsible […]

This could be big! Report: Stryker puts in takeover bid for Boston Scientific: MassDevice and WSJ

Report: Stryker puts in takeover bid for Boston Scientific JUNE 11, 2018 BY FINK DENSFORD Stryker (NYSE:SYK) has put in a bid as it looks to acquire rival Boston Scientific (NYSE:BSX), according to a new report from the Wall Street Journal. Boston Scientific has not actively responded to the approach, according to the report, which came […]

Neovasc Announces Appointment of Steve Rubin as Chairman of the Board and General Update

VANCOUVER, June 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ – Neovasc Inc. (“Neovasc” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ, TSX: NVCN), a leader in the development of minimally invasive transcatheter mitral valve replacement technologies, today announced that its Board of Directors (the “Board”) has elected Steve Rubin as Chairman of the Board, effective immediately. Rubin succeeds Paul Geyer, who will remain a […]