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Establishment Labs Mourns the Loss of Dr. Allan Weinstein

April 10, 2019

Dr. Allan Weinstein

It is with great sadness that we communicate the death of our beloved Board of Directors member Dr. Allan Weinstein due to complications from a recent illness. The entire Establishment Labs family mourns his loss. On behalf of our Board of Directors, management team and employees we extend our deepest sympathies to the Weinstein family.

Dr. Weinstein served on our board of directors since January 2016 and was a member of the Compensation Committee and the Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee.

He was an independent entrepreneur focused on intellectual property in the life sciences and medical device industries. In the past, Dr. Weinstein served in academic functions including as an Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine at Georgetown University and as a Consultant to the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland, while practicing medicine in Washington, D.C. He received an A.B. in Biology from Lafayette College and an M.D. from the University of Kentucky. Dr. Weinstein wrote the book Asthma: “The Complete Guide to Self-Management of Asthma and Allergies for Patients and Their Families”, published by McGraw-Hill and Random House.

He was Board-certified in Internal Medicine and in Allergy and Clinical Immunology and completed his medical training fellowship at National Jewish Health in Denver.