HeartBeam (NASDAQ: BEAT), a cardiac technology company that has developed the first and only 3D-vector ECG platform for heart attack detection anytime, anywhere, has named a new chief medical officer. Renowned Stanford cardiologist Peter J. Fitzgerald, MD, PhD, will be joining the HeartBeam executive team and will support the planned advancement of the company’s product pipeline. Director of the Center for Cardiovascular Technology and Director of the Cardiovascular Core Analysis Laboratory at Stanford University Medical School, Fitzgerald is an interventional cardiologist and has led or participated in more than 175 clinical trials and has published some 650 manuscripts/chapters. He has lectured worldwide and has been principle and founder of 24 medical device companies, leading 18 of them to medium/large-cap life science companies. “We are thrilled to have Dr. Fitzgerald, one of the world’s preeminent opinion leaders in cardiology and digital health, join the HeartBeam leadership team and play a major role in defining best paths to adoption, clinical strategies and partnerships to advance our products in the market,” said HeartBeam CEO and founder Branislav Vajdic, PhD, in the press release. “In addition to his cardiovascular clinical and research expertise, Dr. Fitzgerald has a rich history of developing successful collaborations with partners in the industry and has developed deep connections across the investment and medical communities.”
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About HeartBeam Inc.
HeartBeam is a cardiac technology company that has developed the first and only 3D-vector ECG platform for heart attack detection anytime, anywhere. By applying a suite of proprietary algorithms to simplify vector electrocardiography (“VECG”), the HeartBeam platform enables patients and their clinicians to determine quickly and easily if symptoms are due to a heart attack so care can be expedited if required. HeartBeam has two patented products in development. HeartBeam AIMI(TM) is software for acute care settings that provides a 3D comparison of baseline and symptomatic 12-lead ECG to more accurately identify a heart attack. HeartBeam AIMIGo is the first and only credit card-sized 12-lead output ECG device coupled with a smart phone app and cloud-based diagnostic software system to facilitate remote heart-attack detection. HeartBeam AIMI and AIMIGo have not yet been cleared by the US Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”) for marketing in the United States or other geographies. For more information, visit www.HeartBeam.com.
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