Ohr Pharmaceutical to Present at the 2014 Wedbush Life Sciences Management Access Conference

NEW YORK, Aug. 8, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ohr Pharmaceutical, Inc. (Nasdaq:OHRP), an ophthalmology research and development company, today announced that Sam Backenroth, Chief Financial Officer, will present a corporate overview and business update at the 2014 Wedbush Life Sciences Management Access Conference, being held at the Le Parker Meridien Hotel in New York City on August 12-13, 2014.

Details of the presentation:
Date: Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Time: 2:30pm Eastern Time
Location: Azekka Room
Webcast: http://wsw.com/webcast/wedbush28/ohrp

About Ohr Pharmaceutical, Inc.

Ohr Pharmaceutical, Inc. (OHRP) is an ophthalmology research and development company. The company's lead product, Squalamine, is currently being studied as an eye drop formulation in several company sponsored and investigator sponsored Phase II clinical trials for various back-of-the-eye diseases, including the wet form of age-related macular degeneration, retinal vein occlusion, diabetic macular edema, and proliferative diabetic retinopathy. In addition, Ohr has a sustained release micro fabricated micro-particle ocular drug delivery platform with several preclinical drug product candidates in development for glaucoma, steroid-induced glaucoma, ocular allergies, and protein drug delivery. The lead sustained release program in glaucoma is proceeding under a collaboration with a large global pharmaceutical company. Additional information on the company may be found at www.ohrpharmaceutical.com.

CONTACT: Ohr Pharmaceutical Inc. Investor Relations 888-388-2327 ir@ohrpharmaceutical.com LifeSci Advisors, LLC Michael Rice 646-597-6987 mrice@lifesciadvisors.comSource:Ohr Pharmaceutical, Inc.