Healthcare >> CEO Interviews >> November 1, 2002

David Schlotterbeck – Alaris Medical Inc (ami)

DAVID L. SCHLOTTERBECK is a member of the Board of Directors, President and Chief Executive Officer of ALARIS Medical, Inc., and ALARIS Medical Systems, Inc. He was elected to this position in November 1999. Mr. Schlotterbeck joined ALARIS Medical Systems, Inc., in April 1999 as President and Chief Operating Officer. From 1997 to March 1998, Mr. Schlotterbeck was President and Chief Operating Officer of Pacific Scientific Company, an international manufacturer of motion control, process measurement and safety products. Prior to its acquisition by Danaher Corporation in March 1998, it was traded on the NYSE. From 1995 to 1997, he was President and CEO of Vitalcom, Inc., a start-up medical network manufacturer. From 1991 to 1994, Mr. Schlotterbeck was Executive Vice President and COO for Nellcor, Inc., a medical device manufacturer subsequently acquired by Mallinckrodt, Inc. Mr. Schlotterbeck is a graduate of the General Motors Institute with a BS in Electrical Engineering. He holds an MS in Electrical Engineering from Purdue University, and completed the Executive Institute at Stanford University in 1984. Profile
TWST: Would you begin by telling us about the focus of ALARIS


Mr. Schlotterbeck: Our focus on a global basis is medication

safety at the bedside. Our whole mission is to provide