Aegis Sciences Corporation, a leading healthcare sciences and forensic toxicology laboratory, is pleased to announce that Dr. Frank Basile has joined the company as Chief Executive Officer. Dr. Basile brings more than 20 years of extensive knowledge as a physician, strategy consultant, and healthcare executive.
“We are very pleased to welcome Dr. Basile to Aegis,” said Rob MacInnis, Partner at ABRY Partners. “Frank’s unique combination of experience as both a practicing clinician and healthcare executive in the diagnostic laboratory industry will provide the strategic leadership and vision for continued growth and success.”
Recently, Dr. Basile served as President and Chief Executive Officer at Miraca Life Sciences, Inc., a specialty laboratory that develops and commercializes the highest quality anatomic pathology services. Dr. Basile’s other executive experiences include serving as CEO of JDC Healthcare Management, a dental management company, and Diabetes America Inc., a provider of healthcare services focused solely on diabetics.
“I am delighted to be joining Aegis,” said Basile. “With the future of healthcare being in information, smarter medicine comes from the data and tools that doctors and patients need to navigate to a better outcome, reduced costs, and better quality care. The valuable services that Aegis provides facilitate this fundamental need because it impacts patient care and outcomes directly. I look forward to leading Aegis as we push the envelope in terms of science and continue to provide superior service.”
In addition to his executive leadership, Dr. Basile started his professional career as a practicing clinician in general medicine. Dr. Basile earned his Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery from University of Melbourne in Melbourne, Australia and a Master of Business Administration from the Melbourne Business School.
About Aegis Sciences Corporation
Founded in 1990, Aegis Sciences Corporation is a toxicology laboratory based in Nashville, TN, that specializes in forensic and healthcare services. Aegis provides science-driven testing and consulting for clients, such as healthcare providers, pharmaceutical companies, professional and amateur sports organizations, distinguished college and university athletic programs, Fortune 500 companies, medical examiners, and government agencies throughout the United States. For more information please visit http://www.aegislabs.com/.
Stephanie Protz, Manager, Marketing Communications