FARMINGDALE, N.Y., July 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- On July 13th 2015, LifeVac was notified of its selection for poster presentation at this year's ACG 80th Annual conference taking place October 16th through October 21st 2015 at the Hawaii Conference Center in Honolulu, HI. The presentation will be led by Dr. Lisa Brody, MD FACG.
"We are very excited to have been selected as a poster presenter at this year's conference. Dr. Brody is a respected expert in her field and we could not ask for a better representation for LifeVac," said Arthur Lih, founder and president of LifeVac. "We look forward to demonstrating LifeVac's effectiveness to the 4,000 gastroenterologists, physicians and other health care professionals who will be in attendance. LifeVac's mission is to save lives and the opportunity to present to an audience with similar goals is a great step forward to a successful mission."
About LifeVac- LifeVac is the revolutionary new product designed to remove an object from an obstructed airway. It is a non-powered, single patient, portable suction apparatus. LifeVac is currently being used in police, fire, rescue and emergency vehicles around the US, as well as in schools, private homes and assisted living facilities.
About the American College of Gastroenterology- Founded in 1932, the American College of Gastroenterology (ACG) is an organization with an international membership of more than 12,000 individuals from 80 countries. The College's vision is to be the pre-eminent professional organization that champions the evolving needs of clinicians in the delivery of high quality, evidence-based and compassionate health care to gastroenterology patients. The mission of the College is to advance world-class care for patients with gastrointestinal disorders through excellence, innovation and advocacy in the areas of scientific investigation, education, prevention and treatment. www.gi.org. View releases on research breaking at the ACG meeting, follow ACG on Twitter and share your live updates #acg2013.