NEW YORK, April 26, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Relmada Therapeutics, Inc. (OTCQB: RLMD), a clinical-stage company developing novel therapies for the treatment of chronic pain, today announced that it will hold its first R&D Day on May 4, 2016, from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
The R&D Day will be held in New York, NY and hosted by members of Relmada's executive leadership team. Relmada will provide a corporate update and in-depth review of the Company's R&D programs. A question-and-answer session will follow the formal presentations.
Along with the Relmada team, presentations will be given by the following scientific advisors to the Company:
- Dr. Gavril Pasternak, Anne Burnett Tandy Chair in Neurology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center and a Laboratory Head in the Molecular Pharmacology and Chemistry Program within the Sloan-Kettering Institute.
- Dr. Robert H. Dworkin, Professor of Anesthesiology, Neurology, Oncology, and Psychiatry, Professor of Neurology in the Center for Human Experimental Therapeutics, and Director of the Anesthesiology Clinical Research Center at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry.
Space is limited and in-person attendance at the R&D Day is by invitation only. A live webcast of Relmada's R&D Day will be available through the Company's website at www.relmada.com. Please register at least 10 minutes prior to the start of the presentation to ensure timely access. The webcast and presentation will also be archived on the website.
About Relmada Therapeutics, Inc.
Relmada Therapeutics is a clinical-stage, publicly traded specialty pharmaceutical company developing novel versions of proven drug products together with new chemical entities that potentially address areas of high unmet medical need in the treatment of pain. The Company has a diversified portfolio of four lead products at various stages of development including d-Methadone (REL-1017) its N-methyl-D-aspartate (NMDA) receptor antagonist for neuropathic pain; topical mepivacaine (REL-1021), its orphan drug designated topical formulation of the local anesthetic mepivacaine; oral buprenorphine (REL-1028) its oral dosage form of the opioid analgesic buprenorphine; and LevoCap ER (REL-1015), its abuse resistant, sustained release dosage form of the opioid analgesic levorphanol. The Company's product development efforts are guided by the internationally recognized scientific expertise of its research team. The Company's approach is expected to reduce clinical development risks and costs while potentially delivering valuable products in areas of high unmet medical needs. For more information, please visit Relmada's website at: www.relmada.com.
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Michael Becker, SVP of Finance and Corporate Development
Relmada Therapeutics Inc.
Berry & Company Public Relations
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