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Pittsburgh, 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.

Joseph M. Furman, M.D., Ph.D.

One 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 Society.

Moises Arriaga, M.D., MBA, FACS

Moises 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. 

"Doctors 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."

Neuro 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 the world.   

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