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Dr Alfred Abuhamad joins Trice as Medical Advisor

Trice Imaging, Inc. announced today that the industry leader and former president of the American Institute of Ultrasound Medicine, Dr Alfred Abuhamad, is joining Trice Imaging, Inc. as a Medical Advisor.


Trice Imaging, which offers a web-based, medical image routing platform that mobilizes DICOM information from medical imaging equipment to any mobile communication device such as cell phones and tablets within seconds, has revolutionized the way medical images are being converted, shared, and stored by medical professionals and patients across six international markets .


Dr Alfred Abuhamad joins the company in a role as Advisor in Public Affairs and will participate in building the company’s international relationships with regulators, associations and industry leadership. Dr Abuhamad will also play an active role in the growth of the company’s value proposition and technology.


“We are very proud to have Dr Abuhamad joining us.” said Asa Nordgren, CEO of Trice Imaging, Inc. “Dr Abuhamad is very well respected and a true super star in our industry. His decision to join our company is the ultimate proof that our technology and our value proposition holds world class. We are very grateful for Dr  Abuhamad’s commitment to Trice Imaging and we value his senior expertise, his network, and relationships to the associations shaping our industry very highly.”


“I am honored to join the Trice Imaging Advisory team; Trice Imaging is an innovative company with exceptional technology focused on transfer of digital information related to ultrasound. In a mobile world of imaging, I see tremendous opportunities for growth and networking. I was intrigued by the simplicity and the sophistication of the technology and the professionalism of the management team. I look forward to a long term collaboration. Stated Dr Alfred Abuhamad, MD.

Adding Dr Abuhamad to Trice Imaging’s team is one out of three nominations. Dr Larry Platt and Dr Greggory DeVore are also working as advisors for Trice Imaging. More information on www.trice.wpengine.com/medicaladvisors.

Trice Imaging’s patented technology has won several prestigious industry awards, including a GSMA Global Mobile Award for “Best Mobile Health Innovation” in 2012, and is making huge strides in defining the future of mobile medical imaging.  Trice Imaging plans to continue its expansion into new markets in 2013.

Press Contact: Asa Nordgren, Trice Imaging, Inc., USA, +1.858.225.9190, asa@triceimaging.com

About Trice Imaging

Trice Imaging, Inc. is a privately owned company at the intersection of wireless technology and healthcare. Trice Imaging mobilizes ultrasound and x-ray images by sending them from any imaging modality to any mobile device. Patients receive high-quality medical images that they can print, store, publish, and send to family and friends or to doctors for a second opinion. Doctors receive remote access to images, cost efficient storage, and the ability to send images to referring physicians. Trice Imaging’s award winning, patented technology is an accessory to any ultrasound system or diagnostic software. The first service based on this technology, Mobile Baby™, was launched in Scandinavia in 2009. The service sends video clips, 3D and still images of unborn babies to expectant parents and doctors. Trice Imaging is headquartered in San Diego, California and has offices in Stockholm, Sweden.  For more information, visit us at www.trice.wpengine.com


About Dr Alfred Abuhamad

Dr. Abuhamad currently serves as Professor and Chairman for the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, and Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs at Eastern Virginia Medical School in Norfolk, Virginia.  He is on the board of the Society of Ultrasound in Medical Education, Vice-Chair of the American Congress of Obstetrics and Gynecology Council on Patient Safety in Women’s Health Care and on the Executive Committees of the International Society of Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology and the Society of Maternal-Fetal Medicine.  Dr. Abuhamad is the immediate past-President of the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine and the National Perinatal Quality Forum.  He holds 3 patents and has published more than 100 peer reviewed manuscripts, received numerous national awards and has authored three textbooks in fetal echocardiography and office procedures. Dr. Abuhamad established the International Society of Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology Outreach Committee and led several ultrasound training missions to the developing world.  Dr. Abuhamad is well known internationally for his work in ultrasound, prenatal diagnosis, global outreach and patient safety.