Protocare Sciences Names Vice President of International And Strategic Initiatives

Apr 20, 2001, 01:00 ET from Protocare Sciences, Inc.

    SANTA MONICA, Calif., April 20 /PRNewswire Interactive News Release/ --
 Protocare Sciences, Inc., a division of Protocare, Inc., a leading provider of
 customized health care solutions, has named Karen Gilberg, M.D., as its vice
 president of International and Strategic Initiatives.
     "Dr. Gilberg has extensive experience within the pharmaceutical industry
 and in international health care issues with a special focus on reimbursement
 and pricing strategies," said Sharon Isonaka, M.D., general manager and chief
 medical officer for Protocare Sciences.
     "We are most pleased to have someone of Dr. Gilberg's background and
 experience leading our international outreach," said Donato Tramuto, chief
 executive officer of Protocare Sciences.  "As many of our pharmaceutical and
 health care clients have international initiatives, we need to offer them a
 complete understanding of worldwide health care issues in order to provide
 workable solutions to complex health care problems," Tramuto added.
     Most recently, Dr. Gilberg was head of the International Corporate
 Department, Business Intelligence and Health Economics for Boehringer
 Ingelheim in Germany.
     She previously worked for Boehringer Ingelheim in Canada as vice president
 of medical affairs, and vice president of health economics and external
 affairs.  Prior to joining Boehringer, she was medical director for Wyeth
 Canada Ltd., director of medical affairs for Syntex Canada Ltd. and medical
 director for Organon Canada Ltd.
     Dr. Gilberg has her M.D. from the University of Toronto and is an
 accredited specialist in internal medicine with additional training in
 endocrinology.  She was in private practice in Toronto from 1979 to 1982,
 specializing in reproductive endocrinology and infertility.
 
     Protocare Sciences (formerly Value Health Sciences) is a leading provider
 of customized health care solutions supported by science-based analytic
 software, clinical tools, and extensive databases.  The Company has expertise
 in disease management products and services, health services research, health
 care analysis and outcomes assessment.  They are headquartered in
 Santa Monica, CA.
 
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    SANTA MONICA, Calif., April 20 /PRNewswire Interactive News Release/ --
 Protocare Sciences, Inc., a division of Protocare, Inc., a leading provider of
 customized health care solutions, has named Karen Gilberg, M.D., as its vice
 president of International and Strategic Initiatives.
     "Dr. Gilberg has extensive experience within the pharmaceutical industry
 and in international health care issues with a special focus on reimbursement
 and pricing strategies," said Sharon Isonaka, M.D., general manager and chief
 medical officer for Protocare Sciences.
     "We are most pleased to have someone of Dr. Gilberg's background and
 experience leading our international outreach," said Donato Tramuto, chief
 executive officer of Protocare Sciences.  "As many of our pharmaceutical and
 health care clients have international initiatives, we need to offer them a
 complete understanding of worldwide health care issues in order to provide
 workable solutions to complex health care problems," Tramuto added.
     Most recently, Dr. Gilberg was head of the International Corporate
 Department, Business Intelligence and Health Economics for Boehringer
 Ingelheim in Germany.
     She previously worked for Boehringer Ingelheim in Canada as vice president
 of medical affairs, and vice president of health economics and external
 affairs.  Prior to joining Boehringer, she was medical director for Wyeth
 Canada Ltd., director of medical affairs for Syntex Canada Ltd. and medical
 director for Organon Canada Ltd.
     Dr. Gilberg has her M.D. from the University of Toronto and is an
 accredited specialist in internal medicine with additional training in
 endocrinology.  She was in private practice in Toronto from 1979 to 1982,
 specializing in reproductive endocrinology and infertility.
 
     Protocare Sciences (formerly Value Health Sciences) is a leading provider
 of customized health care solutions supported by science-based analytic
 software, clinical tools, and extensive databases.  The Company has expertise
 in disease management products and services, health services research, health
 care analysis and outcomes assessment.  They are headquartered in
 Santa Monica, CA.
 
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