Thomson, a partner at Khosla Ventures, an investor in AliveCor’s Series B funding round.
AliveCor did not give a reason for Sullivan’s departure. The San Francisio-based company makes a small ECG sensor for the iPhone.
Sebelius confirms departure of the the agency’s ONC chief
Health & Human Services secretary Kathleen Sebelius confirmed that the head of the agency’s Health Information Technology office will step down. Dr. Farzad Mostashari, who took over as the national coordinator of health information technology in 2011, will stay on for several months to guide a transition. Rumors are already flying about possible replacements, including principal deputy national coordinator David Muntz, deputy national coordinator Judy Murphy, director of ONC’s Office of Science & Technology Dr. Doug Fridsma and director of ONC’s Office of the Chief Medical Office Dr. Jacob Reider.
TeraRecon calls on a former employee to take over as senior VP
Jeff Sorenson returns to TeraRecon to take over as senior VP of global marketing and sales and business development. Sorenson worked at the medical image maker from 2004 to 2011.
"We are delighted to have Jeff rejoin our management team to drive our company’s growth strategy," interim CEO Lakshmi Lakshminarayan said in prepared remarks.
New face on the board of Lombard Medical
Lombard Medical Technologies (LON:LMT) appointed Raymond Wayne Cohen to the board of directors, a position he will fill in addition to his current board roles at Jenavalve Technologies, Syncroness Inc., Spectrum Pharmaceuticals,
BioLife Solutions and LoneStar Heart Inc. Cohen was the CEO of Vessix Vascular before it was acquired by Boston Scientific in 2012.
OrthoSensor names a legal expert to the board of directors
OrthoSensor pulled out a chair at the board table for Steven Epstein, a founder of the law firm Epstein Becker & Green. Epstein is an expert life science company consultant, and formerly consulted with the Health Maintenance Organization Service, Health Services and Mental Health Administration, U.S. Dept. of Health, Education and Welfare.