Cedara Software Corp. has partnered with All-Pro Imaging, a division of Air Techniques Inc., to offer an affordable computed radiography (CR) system for private practice clinics and radiology imaging centers.
Under the terms of the multi-year agreement, All-Pro Imaging will package Cedara's I-Acquire CR acquisition console software with its ScanX Digital Imaging System, which it sells through its nationwide network of medical x-ray dealers.
According to Cedara, the system is ideal for the private practice market and will make digital imaging affordable for physicians, podiatrists, ENT (Ear Nose and Throat), veterinarians, chiropractors and other specialist users.
In other Cedara news, the company this week announced the appointment of two new directors to its board, Ian Lennox and Dianne Lister. The new directors replace Analogic Corp. appointees -- Bernard Gordon, Analogic founder, chairman emeritus, and a member of its board of directors, and John Millerick, Analogic's senior vice president and CFO.
Lennox is currently chairman of the board, Stressgen Biotechnologies
Corp. of San Diego, lead director of KBSH Capital Management Inc. of Toronto and a director of MSBi Ventures of Montreal. He was formerly president/CEO of MDS Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology Markets; president/CEO of MDS Drug Discovery and Development Sector; president/CEO of Phoenix International Life Sciences; chairman and CEO of Drug Royalty Corporation Inc; and president/CEO of Monsanto Company Canada.
Lister is founder of The Dianne Lister Group, a national consulting firm providing strategic counsel for the non-profit and philanthropic sectors. From 1993-2003, she was president and CEO of The Hospital for Sick Children Foundation which raises over $50 million annually.