Oramed Pharmaceuticals Inc. (OTC BB: ORMP.OB) (http://www.oramed.com), a developer of oral delivery systems, announced today that Ehud Arbit, M.D., the Director of R&D at Oramed, is scheduled to present at the 8th Annual Israel Strategic Partner and Venture Conference. The conference will be held at the Bristol-Myers Squibb Pharmaceutical Research Institute in Princeton, NJ on September 22, 2011.
Dr Arbit is scheduled to speak on Thursday September 22, 2011 at 4:30 p.m. ET. This conference offers Oramed the opportunity to present its strategic initiatives, updates and product pipeline to investors, strategic partners, including pharmaceutical companies, leading venture capital firms and angel investors.
Oramed Pharmaceuticals is a technology pioneer in the field of oral delivery solutions for drugs 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 performed by top research scientists at Jerusalem's Hadassah Medical Center. Oramed's corporate and R&D headquarters are based in Jerusalem.
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