Medical Device News Magazine

Dr Omar Ishrak Appointed to Insightec Board of Directors

About Medical Device News Magazine

About Medical Device News Magazine. We are a digital publication founded in 2008 located in the United States.

Advertise with Medical Device News Magazine! Join Our #1 Family of Advertisers!

We pride ourselves on being the best-kept secret when it comes to distributing your news! Our unique digital approach enables us to circulate your...

Dr Omar Ishrak is widely recognized as a global visionary and thought leader, brings decades of deep expertise in healthcare and technology.

“Dr Omar Ishrak has an impressive record of strategic and forward-thinking leadership, and he shares our passion to improve patient lives through continuous innovation,” said Maurice R. Ferré, MD, Insightec CEO and Chairman of the Board. “Omar is dedicated to transforming healthcare and Insightec is proud to welcome him to its Board of Directors.”

“I am honored to join the Board of a growing medical technology company which is dedicated to innovating, disrupting, and improving healthcare,” said Ishrak. “Insightec is using technology to help improve human welfare, and I look forward to contributing to those efforts.”

Dr Omar Ishrak, current Chairman of the Board for Intel Corporation, serves on the Board of Directors for Amgen, Cargill, and Cleveland Clinic. Ishrak also serves on the Board of Trustees of the Asia Society and is a Senior Advisor to Blackstone Life Sciences.

Prior to joining Intel’s Board in 2017, Ishrak served as Chairman and CEO of Medtronic from 2011-2020. From 1995-2011, Ishrak served as President and CEO of three GE Healthcare divisions: Systems, Clinical Systems, and Ultrasounds and BMD.

Ishrak, who earned his BS and PhD in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from King’s College London was elected as a Fellow by his alma mater in 2017 and is an inductee of the National Academy of Engineering, the Bakken Society, and the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering College of Fellows.

Other executives on the move can be found here.

Medical Device News Magazinehttps://infomeddnews.com
Medical Device News Magazine provides breaking medical device / biotechnology news. Our subscribers include medical specialists, device industry executives, investors, and other allied health professionals, as well as patients who are interested in researching various medical devices. We hope you find value in our easy-to-read publication and its overall objectives! Medical Device News Magazine is a division of PTM Healthcare Marketing, Inc. Pauline T. Mayer is the managing editor.

Other News

Ultrahuman Announces its App Store ‘PowerPlugs’ with the World’s First AFib Detection Technology on a Smart Ring

Recognizing each individual’s health journey is unique, PowerPlugs enable people to choose and focus on the aspects of their health that matter most. It’s designed for highly personalized health insights, ensuring that every individual can personalize their health tracking to their unique needs and goals.

VisionAir Solutions Celebrates Milestone and New Collaboration

This achievement marks VisionAir Solutions commitment to bringing technological innovation to pulmonary medicine. Since its acquisition by Theken Companies last year, VAS has over doubled its growth and continues to demonstrate industry adoption and the advantages of personalized healthcare.

ArisGlobal Reports | Newest Version of LifeSphere® Regulatory Platform Launches

Ann-Marie Orange, CIO & Global Head of R&D shares, “With more than 35 years of experience in life sciences technology, ArisGlobal is the only technology company offering strong Safety, Regulatory, and Quality Management solutions powered with next-generation cognitive computing, delivering unmatched interoperability across the R&D IT ecosystem. Over the last 18 months ArisGlobal has made significant investment in the strategic acquisitions of Amplexor Life Sciences and SPORIFY, along with technology R&D – and we’re not stopping.”