Oramed Pharmaceuticals Announces Educational Lecture at the National University Hospital in Singapore

Feb 07, 2012, 09:20 ET from Oramed Pharmaceuticals Inc.

JERUSALEM, February 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --

Oramed Pharmaceuticals Inc. (OTCBB: ORMP.OB) (http://www.oramed.com), a developer of oral delivery systems, announced today that Dr Miriam Kidron, Oramed's Chief Medical and Technology Officer, will be delivering a lecture at the National University Hospital (NUH)  in Singapore. The lecture is entitled: "From Discovery to Clinic - New Oral Anti-Diabetes Drug(s)". The lecture will take place on Thursday, February 16, 2012 and is being hosted by the Division of Endocrinology, University Medicine Cluster.

The National University Hospital is a tertiary specialist hospital and a major referral center for a wide range of medical and dental specialties. The hospital is a member of the National University Health System (NUHS) and is the principal teaching hospital of the NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine.

For more information about the hospital, please visit http://www.nuh.com.sg/

About Oramed Pharmaceuticals  

Oramed Pharmaceuticals is a technology pioneer in the field of oral delivery solutions for drugs and vaccines presently delivered via injection. Oramed is seeking to revolutionize the treatment of diabetes through its patented flagship product, an orally ingestible insulin capsule currently in phase 2 clinical trials. Established in 2006, Oramed's technology is based on over 25 years of research by top research scientists at Jerusalem's Hadassah Medical Center. The Company's corporate and R&D headquarters are based in Jerusalem.  

For more information, please visit  http://www.oramed.com

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Email: tara@oramed.com

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