Latest John R. Adler Stories

2014-04-07 08:31:28

Where experience and state-of-the-art technology meet SUNNYVALE, Calif., April 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Accuray Incorporated (Nasdaq: ARAY) announced today that the European CyberKnife Center Munich-Grosshadern (ECZM) has performed 5,000 CyberKnife® treatments since June 2005. The center uses a CyberKnife M6(TM) System from the latest generation series, the most advanced robotic radiosurgery system in the world. Patients of the center benefit from a treatment option that offers...

2010-05-26 08:45:00

SUNNYVALE, Calif., May 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Accuray Incorporated (Nasdaq: ARAY), a global leader in the field of radiosurgery, announced today the appointment of Jack Goldstein, Ph.D. as a member of the company's Board of Directors, effective immediately. Dr. Goldstein is currently an independent consultant who most recently served as President and Chief Operating Officer of Chiron Corporation from 2004 to 2006, and from 2002 to 2004 he served as President of Chiron Corporation's...

2010-04-12 09:37:00

SUNNYVALE, Calif., April 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Accuray Incorporated (Nasdaq: ARAY), a global leader in the field of radiosurgery, announced today that Louis J. Lavigne, Jr. has been appointed Chairperson of the Company's Board of Directors, effective April 8, 2010. Lavigne will succeed Wayne Wu who is stepping down from service as Chairperson but will remain an integral member of Accuray's Board of Directors, on which he has served since April 1998. Wu, who began working with...

2010-03-08 07:00:00

PALO ALTO, Calif., March 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) today announced that it has appointed John R. Adler, Jr., M.D., as Vice President and Chief of New Clinical Applications for the company. Dr. Adler, a renowned neurosurgeon, professor of Neurosurgery and Radiation Oncology at Stanford University, and past CEO, chairman and founder of Accuray, Inc., will be joining Varian to play a key role in guiding the development of Varian's next-generation clinical...

2010-02-18 10:54:00

SAN JOSE, Calif., Feb. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- The CyberKnife Society (CKS), a non-profit organization of medical professionals dedicated to advancing the science and clinical practice of robotic radiosurgery, announced today that its 2010 CyberKnife Society Scientific Meeting will be held March 26-27, 2010 at The Fairmont Dallas in downtown Dallas, Texas. The CyberKnife Society Scientific Meeting brings together surgeons, radiation oncologists, therapists, medical physicists and other...

2008-11-06 18:00:22

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Nov. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Accuray Incorporated , a global leader in the field of radiosurgery, announced today that in conjunction with its independent auditors and legal advisors, the Company is further reviewing financial results for the first quarter of fiscal 2009, ended September 27, 2008. In response to allegations by a former employee of possible improprieties in handling and accounting for certain inventory items, the Company has commenced an internal...

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