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Scientific Intake Announces Management and Board Changes


Medical device and digital health company elects successful business
veterans to governance and operational roles

Scientific Intake, a company dedicated to developing innovative
technology for weight management, announced today that William Longley,
Founder and Chairman of the Board has resigned from the Board and as an
officer of the Company. The Board has elected Patricia K. Scheller
as the Chairwoman of the Board and Ronald T. Self as Interim
Chief Executive Officer.

Scientific Intake, which sells the patented SmartByte®, the
first FDA-cleared, non-invasive, removable weight management device,
welcomed Mr. Self and Ms. Scheller to its board earlier this year.

Ms. Scheller stated, "The Board and I want to thank Bill Longley for his
many contributions to Scientific Intake. He established the company,
oversaw the clinical testing that established the ability of SmartByte
to significantly reduce caloric intake and guided the company to its
regulatory clearance by the FDA. We reluctantly support his decision to
step down."

Ms. Scheller, former CEO of Viveve, has a proven track
record of identifying and establishing untapped new markets and business
opportunities. She led the successful global launch of the first
coronary stent to achieve $1B in annual sales; oversaw a novel women's
health product; and worked to expand Band-Aid® Brand wound care products
into new home health care direct-to-consumer channel. She spent 15 years
at Johnson & Johnson and brings operational experience as CEO in several
start-up companies, including Viveve, which she took public and listed
to Nasdaq.

Ms. Scheller holds a B.S.E. degree in Biomedical Engineering from Duke
University and has completed executive education programs at
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Harvard University, Columbia
University and Northwestern University.

Mr. Self, who currently consults with leading private equity firms,
brings a wealth of sales, marketing and operating knowledge to the
board. Over the past 15 years, he has partnered with middle-market
private equity investors as CEO to lead their business technology
services companies. He has driven the professional transformation and
growth of numerous companies -- increasing profitability and
successfully selling four. Previously, Mr. Self-began his career in
various field sales, marketing and general management positions at
Procter & Gamble, Pepsi-Cola and Coca-Cola USA.

Mr. Self holds a B.B.A. in Marketing from the University of Houston and
completed graduate studies at Darden and Emory Universities. He has been
recognized for his intuitive leadership by American Executive magazine.

Unlike weight management devices that must be surgically implanted,
SmartByte is designated as a Non-Significant Risk product by the U.S.
Food and Drug Administration. It combines a simple, user-controlled
medical device to modify behavior, a proprietary sensor to keep track of
progress towards goal weight and one-on-one, personal coaching to
support users.

About SmartByte®

SmartByte by Scientific Intake is the first and only FDA-cleared medical
device designed to ingrain mindful eating. It has been clinically proven
in multiple published studies to significantly reduce caloric intake,
allowing users to feel satisfied on less food. The custom fit device is
placed in the roof of the mouth when eating, resulting in smaller bites,
increased chewing and greater savoring of food. Slowing intake and
encouraging mindful eating allows the body's natural defense against
overeating, the satiety response, time to work. SmartByte's seamless
integration of medical device, personal coaching and sensor monitoring
can be used alone or combined with other therapies. To learn more please
Privately held and headquartered in Boston, Scientific Intake's mission
is to help people reduce the burden of weight management and live
healthier lives.

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