SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of
the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): September 9, 2019
RESPIRERX PHARMACEUTICALS INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
or other jurisdiction
126 Valley Road, Suite C
Glen Rock, New Jersey
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (201) 444-4947
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)
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Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure
On September 9, 2019, RespireRx Pharmaceuticals Inc. (the “Company”) announced that the Company’s Executive Chairman, Interim Chief Executive Officer, Interim President and Chief Scientific Officer, Arnold S. Lippa, Ph.D., and its Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer and Secretary, Jeff E. Margolis, each will be participating as a workshop leader and panel member, respectively at the 2nd Annual International Cannabinoid Derived Pharmaceuticals Summit at the Aloft Boston Seaport District in Boston, Massachusetts. Dr. Lippa is scheduled to participate as a workshop leader at 1:00 p.m. Eastern Time on Tuesday, September 10, 2019, and Mr. Margolis is scheduled to participate as a panel member at 5:30 p.m. Eastern Time on Wednesday, September 11, 2019.
The press release announcing Dr. Lippa’s and Mr. Margolis’s participation in the conference is attached as Exhibit 99.1, which is being furnished and not filed pursuant to Item 7.01 of Form 8-K
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits
A list of exhibits that are furnished and filed as part of this report is set forth in the Exhibit Index, which is presented elsewhere in this document, and is incorporated herein by reference.
|99.1||Press Release dated September 9, 2019*|
* Furnished herewith.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Date: September 9, 2019
|RESPIRERX PHARMACEUTICALS INC.|
|By:||/s/ Jeff E. Margolis|
Jeff E. Margolis
Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer and Secretary