CORALVILLE, Iowa, April 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- McCord Animal Health today introduced a Board of Advisors stacked with epigenomic experts, board certified dermatologist in animal healthcare as well as industry executives and consultants that will play a significant role in shaping the company's strategy and technical direction.
The McCord Animal Health Board of Advisors will consist of Craig E. Griffin, DVM, Diplomate ACVD; Tom C. Karagiannis, PhD; Darlene E. McCord, PhD, FAPWCA; James B. McCord, PHD, FAPWCA; Steven B. Mrha; Wayne S. Rosenkrantz, DVM, Diplomate ACVD; and Henry K. Yoo, DVM, MSc, MBA.
"We are delighted to welcome an exceptional group of healthcare leaders to our Board," said Darlene E. McCord, PhD., FAPWCA, Founder and Senior Researcher of McCord Research. "We expect the insight and experience gained from our Board's distinguished record of achievements will be very valuable to our efforts to build a successful company dedicated to providing novel therapeutic products for veterinarians and their patients."
McCord Research, parent company of McCord Animal Health, develops and markets professional dietary supplements along with skin and wound care products under the Pinnaclife brand. Dr. McCord stated, "Our field of specialty is corneotherapy, focusing on the transport of small molecules across the stratum corneum for the treatment of skin disorders associated with distressed and wounded skin, and we are excited to support the advancement of veterinary therapeutics."
McCord Animal Health will be exhibiting at the North American Veterinary Dermatology Forum April 17-20, 2013 in Louisville, Kentucky.
SOURCE McCord Animal Health