Members in the News – July 2015

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Members in the News – July 2015

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Carl Accettura, VP and General Manager of PharmoRx Therapeutics, was elected to the company’s Board of Directors.

Jakob Boije, President, Veryday USA, is leading a Patient Autonomy Workshop with ePatient Hugo Campos at the Stanford MedX conference in September.

Sarah diFrancesca, a medical device compliance expert at Cooley, used her knowledge to answer the question: Will the FDA Regulate Your Medical App or Device? Check out this this novel infographic that explains the process.

Congrats to all of this year’s PM360 ELITE Winners, including Crossix CEO & co-founder Asaf Evenhaim. The ELITE recognizes the most powerful minds and influential leaders in the healthcare industry.

Seth Feuerstein, Chief Innovation Officer at Magellan Health, shared that the company won the coveted TripleTree iAward for Clinical Effectiveness. The honor recognizes companies that best demonstrate insight, innovation, and initiative in connected health.

Alan Gilbert, Chief Growth Officer of Team of Care, is pleased to announce that they have added a Chief Medical Officer, Dr.Thomas McCarter.

Ken Irvine, a tireless advocate for the Alpha-1 community along with his wife Bettina, hosted a golf fundraiser in her memory. Bettina passed away last August due to complications from the lung disease.

Kathleen McGovern Kearns recently joined the New York Genome Center as VP of Development and Communications.

Dr. Farzad Mostashari, CEO of Aledade, announced a $30 million raise led by ARCH Ventures, with participation from return investor Venrock.

John Patrick, author of Health Attitude, weighs in on How Many Surgeries Are Necessary?

Vera Rulon, Director of External Medical Communications at Pfizer, was a featured expert on Patient Engagement in the June edition of PharmaVOICE.

David Weingard, CEO of Fit4D, announced an expanding collaboration with Healthfirst to deliver its innovative diabetes platform to their Spanish and English speaking members.