ORTHOMET, INC. ADDS DIRECTOR
ORTHOMET, INC. ADDS DIRECTOR MINNEAPOLIS, Nov. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Orthomet, Inc. (NASDAQ: OMET)
announced that C. McCollister Evarts, M.D., has been appointed to the company's board of directors.
Dr. Evarts is senior vice president for health affairs of the Pennsylvania State University, and Dean of the College of Medicine of the University, at The Milton S. Hershey Medical Center. Donald R. Brattain, chairman of Orthomet's board of directors, said, "We are very pleased that Dr. Evarts is joining our board. He brings a rare breadth and depth of industry knowledge as an educator, clinical researcher, administrator, and orthopedic surgeon combined with a business perspective. Orthomet is fortunate in establishing this relationship and we look forward to Dr. Evarts contribution." Brattain also said Dr. Evarts will assume the chairmanship of the company's newly configured Scientific Medical Advisory Board. This group will be comprised of prestigious medical professionals who will serve as key advisors to the company. Orthomet is in the process of finalizing the membership of this committee. Orthomet, Inc. is in the business of designing, manufacturing and marketing selected orthopedic products, primarily reconstructive knee and hip implants and related surgical instrumentation. -0- 11/11/91 /CONTACT: James C. Hawley, vice president of finance and administration and chief financial officer of Orthomet, Inc., 612-944-6112/ (OMET) CO: Orthomet, Inc. ST: Minnesota IN: MTC SU: PER AL -- MN021 -- 3180 11/11/91 17:06 EST
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