Kala Pharmaceuticals Appoints Mark Iwicki As Executive Chairman

WALTHAM, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Kala Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Kala), a developer of innovative ophthalmic products based on its proprietary mucus-penetrating particle (MPP) technology, today announced the appointment of Mark Iwicki as Executive Chairman and a member of its board of directors. Mr. Iwicki will help guide corporate strategy and commercial preparations for Kala's lead product candidate, KPI-121, a novel nanoparticle formulation of loteprednol etabonate in development for the treatment of post-surgical ocular inflammation and pain and for dry eye and meibomian gland disease.

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