SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, DC 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)
of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): June 18, 2018
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
910 Clopper Road, Suite 201S
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrants telephone number including area code: (240) 654-1450
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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|Item 5.02||Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.|
On June 18, 2018, Derace Schaffer, M.D. informed the Board of Directors (the Board) of Altimmune, Inc. that he will not stand for reelection as a member of the Board at the Companys next annual meeting of stockholders to be held before the end of 2018 (the 2018 Annual Meeting). Dr. Schaffer will continue to serve on the Board and as a member of the Boards Compensation Committee until the end of his term, which will expire at the 2018 Annual Meeting. Dr. Schaffers decision not to seek reelection was not the result of any disagreement with the Company.
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.
|Title:||President and Chief Executive Officer|
Dated June 22, 2018