Corindus Vascular Robotics has announced the appointment of Suzette Jaskie as vice president of Global Medical Affairs.
According to a company release, Jaskie has 30 years of healthcare experience, the majority of which has been spent specifically in the cardiovascular field. Most recently, she served as president and chief executive officer of MedAxiom Consulting. Prior to MedAxiom, she served as executive director of the Frederik Meijer Heart & Vascular Institute, Grand Rapids, USA, where she worked with co-medical directors to conceive, build and manage the multidisciplinary entity formed of 98 cardiovascular physician specialists and hospital administrators to manage the regional cardiovascular service line of Spectrum Health.
As vice president of Global Medical Affairs at Corindus, Jaskie will develop and execute medical education programs focusing on robotic therapy and drive strategy for scientific, medical and industry conferences.
“I am very pleased to welcome Suzette to Corindus. As a veteran of the cardiovascular industry, she brings extensive knowledge and hands-on experience with distinguished medical organisations” says Corindus chief executive officer, Mark J Toland.
“I am thrilled to join Corindus… I look forward to working with Mark, chief medical officer Grantham, and the entire Corindus team to build centres of excellence and further educate the interventional cardiology community on the benefits of robotic therapy,” says Jaskie.