MARKHAM, ON--(Marketwire - October 14, 2010) - Axxess Pharma Inc. (PINKSHEETS: AXXE), a pharmaceutical company specializing in the marketing and distribution of both prescription and non-prescription medical products, is pleased to announce they have retained former Wyeth Laboratories employee, Christopher Sequeira as Medical Director.
Mr. Sequeira has a lengthy background in the pharmaceutical industry. Prior to joining Axxess Pharma, Mr. Sequeira worked at Wyeth Laboratories in the medical department assisting the Medical Director. Wyeth Laboratories is the world's largest research based pharmaceutical company and is currently the world leader in the research and development of pharmaceutical and health care products.
Ms. Sequeira's primary responsibilities for Axxess Pharma will be:
1. Development of new pharmaceutical products and arranging clinical trials
2. Acquiring and licensing new products
3. Working with Health Canada to approve all Axxess Pharma products
4. Discussing medical and professional queries with hospitals, pharmacies,
general practitioners and sales force.
"We are pleased to have Christopher Sequeira join Axxess Pharma. His experience and connections at Wyeth Laboratories will be of great help for our company. Mr. Sequiera has also taken over the responsibilities of former employee Dr. W. Ronald Porter," stated Derek Sequeira, President/CEO.
For more information, please contact Investor Relations at (973) 351-3868.
About Axxess Pharma, Inc.:
Axxess Pharma, Inc. is a specialty pharmaceutical company that focuses on the marketing of dermatological, therapeutic nutritionals, pain management and diagnostic products in Canada and abroad since 1997. Axxess owns 22 established pharmaceutical prescription products that have proven sales in Canada and internationally. The company has an experienced management team and field sales force to market products nationally to hospitals and retail pharmacies as well as specialized practice areas including Dermatology and Nephrology, Neurology and Urology.
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