Orthofix Global V.P. of R&D to Present at the Texas Medical Device Symposium

  Orthofix Global V.P. of R&D to Present at the Texas Medical Device Symposium

Business Wire

LEWISVILLE, Texas -- November 02, 2012

Orthofix International N.V., (NASDAQ:OFIX) (the Company) announced today that
the Company’s Global Vice President of Research and Development, Chuck
Jaggers, will be a speaker at the first annual Texas Medical Device Symposium
today at the University of Texas at Dallas. Mr. Jaggers will be addressing the
historical, current, and future trends of medical device product development
in orthopedics.

IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society Dallas Chapter (Dallas-EMBS)
and The University of Texas at Dallas (UTD) will present the first annual
Texas Medical Device Symposium, in collaboration with The University of Texas
at Arlington (UTA) and The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
(UTSW). Orthofix is a Platinum Sponsor for the event.

About Orthofix:

Orthofix International N.V. is a diversified, global medical device company
focused on developing and delivering innovative repair and regenerative
solutions to the spine and orthopedic markets. Orthofix’s products are widely
distributed around the world to orthopedic surgeons and patients via
Orthofix’s sales representatives and its subsidiaries, and via collaborations
with other leading orthopedic product companies. In addition, Orthofix is
collaborating on R&D activities with leading research and clinical
organizations such as the Musculoskeletal Transplant Foundation, the
Orthopedic Research and Education Foundation, and Texas Scottish Rite Hospital
for Children. For more information about Orthofix, please visit
www.orthofix.com.

Contact:

Orthofix International N.V.
Mark Quick, 214-937-2924
Director of Investor Relations and Business Development
markquick@orthofix.com