TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire -05/15/12)- Novadaq® Technologies Inc. ("Novadaq" or the "Company") (NDQ.TO)(NVDQ), a developer of clinically-relevant fluorescence imaging solutions for use in surgical procedures, announced today that it will be holding its Annual and Special Shareholder Meeting, hosted by Dr. Arun Menawat, President and Chief Executive Officer and Mr. Stephen Purcell, Chief Financial Officer.
DATE: Wednesday, May 23, 2012 TIME: 9:30 a.m. ET LOCATION: St. Andrew's Club & Conference Centre, 150 King Street West 27th Floor, Toronto ON, M5H 1J9, Canada.
Only shareholders at the close of business on the record date, April 18, 2012, will be entitled to vote at the meeting and any adjournments or postponements thereof.
About Novadaq Technologies Inc.
Enabling surgeons with clinically-relevant, innovative fluorescence imaging solutions to enhance the lives of patients and their surgeons, while reducing health care costs, is Novadaq's global mission. SPY fluorescence imaging technology provides surgeons with real-time visualization, leading to improved outcomes and reduced costs without exposing the patient to radiation. More than 50 peer-reviewed publications demonstrate that the use of SPY during complex surgery, leads to fewer post-operative complications and lower hospital costs.
The SPY Imaging System is United States Food and Drug Administration ("FDA") 510(k) cleared for use for use in seven surgical specialties. The endoscopic version of SPY called PINPOINT®, combines the capabilities of SPY Imaging with high definition ("HD") visible light visualization offered by conventional endoscopes. Our unique business model of partnering with market-leading companies to drive adoption of our fluorescence imaging technology, while building our own commercial infrastructure is the cornerstone of our corporate strategy for growth.
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