Trumbull business donates fetal monitors to AmeriCares

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Trumbull-based CooperSurgical, Inc. recently donated a series of Tria Fetal Dopplers to the Stamford-based philanthropic agency AmeriCares. These devices will be used to assess fetal viability for expectant mothers in Afghanistan and Bangladesh. The hand-held dopplers detect a fetal heart rate as early as eight weeks after conception, allowing physicians to confirm a viable fetus […] [Read More]

Dr. Schek named St. Vincent’s chief medical officer

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Dr. Lawrence S. Schek has been named chief medical officer and senior vice president of St. Vincent’s Medical Center in Bridgeport. Dr. Schek will also remain as chairperson of the hospital’s Department of Cardiovascular Medicine and medical director of the Elizabeth Pfriem Regional Heart and Vascular Center at St. Vincent’s. Schek came to St. Vincent’s […] [Read More]