Coralville, IA, October 23rd, 2013 –-McCord Research has expanded its research and development division to pursue the future of innovative healing. McCord Research has hired a former research specialist from The University of Iowa to enhance its bioscience department.
Nancy B. Ray, Ph.D., will hold the position of Director of Quality and Scientific Affairs for McCord Research. Ray received her bachelor’s of science education in Chemistry and Microbiology, as an Honor’s Program Scholar from the University of Montana in Missoula, MT. She then received her Ph.D. in Biochemistry and Biophysics from Oregon State University in Corvallis, OR. Ray has work experience from some of the most prestigious institutes in the country including Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Harvard Medical School, The University of Iowa, and National Institutes of Health (NIH) Rocky Mountain Laboratories. “This is a wonderful opportunity for me to learn more about the science behind skin therapy, wound healing, and nutrition,” said Ray. “I am very happy to have the opportunity to contribute to the improvement of human health by promoting quality research, health products, and education.”
The mission statement for McCord Research, the parent company of Pinnaclife, is to “provide the highest level of research and development for skin, wound care and nutritional products to improve the quality of life for people and animals around the world.” With a new research division, this is a huge advancement for future developments made by McCord Research and Pinnaclife. “These recent additions to our company are possibly the most important steps we have taken in advancing our research and development department,” said Darlene McCord, Ph.D., CEO, CSO and Founder of McCord Research, Inc and Pinnaclife, Inc. Ray will work closely with the inventor and founder, Dr. Darlene McCord, to help bring the most scientifically sound products to the market.
McCord Research is committed to good science that serves as the foundation for safe and effective topical and nutritional products.