OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. — American Health Partners (AHP) announced Monday, December 19, that two former Cardinal Health executives have joined the Oklahoma City based health products marketing and distribution management firm.

“We are excited to have Brad Adams joining us as Director of Client Services and David Dobbs on board as Director of Business Development,” said Brian Banks, president of American Health Partners. “Our clients will benefit from their tremendous health-care experience and industry knowledge.”

Prior to joining American Health Partners, Brad Adams was an industry leader with Cardinal Health, a $75 billion, global company serving the health-care industry with a broad portfolio of products and services. Adams’ expertise in the field earned him the status of Regional Manager of the Year for Cardinal Scientific Products on numerous occasions.

“I have a strong appreciation for the difference health-care innovations can make in the lives of people,” Adams said. “Bringing innovations to life is what American Health Partners does best. I have spent 20 years in the industry and look forward to utilizing my experiences to help innovative health-care professionals bring their product from concept to commerce.”

As a former Cardinal Health industry leader, David Dobbs brings over 13 years of professional sales and management expertise to American Health Partners. As Director of Business Development for the firm, Dobbs’ primary role is to introduce health-care innovators to American Health Partners’ market readiness and distribution management process, which is designed to maximize the market potential for innovative health products.

“I hope to utilize my understanding of distribution networks within the health-care industry to help health innovators secure quality representation in the marketplace,” said Dobbs. “Developing strong and deep relationships within the health field is a critical element to the sales and marketing success of any product. My goal is to ensure AHP’s clients are not disappointed.”

Members of the American Health Partners executive team, including Banks, Adams and Dobbs, recently returned from Dusseldorf, Germany where American Health Partners participated in Medica, the world’s largest medical international trade fair. Continued interaction at the international level generated considerable interest among participants regarding AHP’s ability to bring health care innovations to reality for clients.

American Health Partners is known for bringing medical innovations to life through a proprietary MINDMODEL(TM) process. The AHP market readiness and distribution management system has been utilized to introduce MedMira’s Reveal(TM) G2 Rapid HIV-1 Antibody Test the market’s fastest FDA approved HIV test and ThyroTec’s ThyroTest(TM), the first ever FDA approved and CLIA Waived rapid hypothyroid diagnostic screening device. Learn more about American Health Partners at

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