SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)
of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
November 8, 2018
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported)
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
4242 Campus Point Court, Suite 500
San Diego, California
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (858) 412-8400
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|Item 5.02|| |
Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
On November 8, 2018, Asha Das, M.D., our Senior Vice President and Chief Medical Officer, notified us that she will be resigning from such positions, effective November 23, 2018.
Lori Kunkel, M.D. has been appointed as our Acting Chief Medical Officer, effective November 26, 2018.
In connection with Dr. Kunkels appointment and, in order for the company to maintain compliance with the Nasdaq listing rules regarding independent directors, on November 15, 2018, Dr. Kunkel has resigned as a member of our Board of Directors, effective immediately upon the effectiveness of her appointment as Acting Chief Medical Officer.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|Dated: November 15, 2018||By:|
|Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer|