Amersham appoints exec

August 6, 2003

James E. Rothman has been appointed to the newly created position of chief scientific adviser at Amersham. He has served seven years on the company's scientific advisory board. Rothman will work with CEO William Castell and will sit on Amersham's

James E. Rothman has been appointed to the newly created position of chief scientific adviser at Amersham. He has served seven years on the company's scientific advisory board. Rothman will work with CEO William Castell and will sit on Amersham's Portfolio Committee, which has primary responsibility for recommending overall strategic direction of the company's research.