PA, (April 20, 2005) – Neuro Kinetics, Inc., global
leader in eye tracking and neuro-otologic diagnostic
systems has announced the first members of its newly
formed advisory board. The advisory board will consist
of both medical and technical advisors, including prominent
researchers and clinicians from around the world, both
of whom have long-standing relationships with Neuro
Kinetics, having been both customers and informal advisors
over the years.
M. Furman, M.D., Ph.D.
of the world's top otolaryngology researchers,
Joseph Furman is the director of balance disorders
at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center and
a professor of otolaryngology, neurology, bioengineering,
and physical therapy. Dr. Furman earned both his doctoral
degrees in bioengineering at the University of Pennsylvania,
and he is a member of the prestigious Bárány
Arriaga, M.D., MBA, FACS
Arriaga is the medical director of the hearing and
balance center at Allegheny General Hospital and president
of the Pittsburgh Ear Association and Ear Research
Foundation. In addition, Dr. Arriaga is a clinical
associate professor of otololaryngology at the
University of Pittsburgh and an assistant professor
of surgery at Drexel University. Arriaga
earned his M.D. degree from Brown University, and
he has received several recognitions including
the U.S.A.F. Meritorious Service Medal, U.S.A.F.
Service Medal, and Best Doctors in America listing.
Furman and Arriaga are respected throughout the medical
community and are a great resource for Neuro Kinetics," said
Howison Schroeder, president of Neuro Kinetics. "With
their counsel, we are combining new technologies with
new testing protocols and packaging cost-effective
early screening and diagnostic devices for the extended
medical community. The advances inherent in Neuro Kinetics'
I-Portal® eye tracking line will enable
it to expand the currently observable portfolio of
about 20 diseases, to as much as 200 disease states.
We see a very promising future ahead for Neuro Kinetics
and its new partners and advisors."
Kinetics is a global leader in eye tracking and neuro-otologic
diagnostic systems. The company works with prominent
researchers and clinicians to study and test the
human neurologic, otologic and ophthalmologic systems.
Neuro Kinetics markets its patent-pending solutions
to neurologists, otolaryngologists, audiologists,
ophthalmologists and vestibular researchers around
additional information, contact:
Neuro Kinetics, Inc.
128 Gamma Drive
Pittsburgh, PA 15238