TEL AVIV, Israel, Jan. 29, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Alcobra Ltd. (Nasdaq:ADHD), an emerging pharmaceutical company focused on the development of new medications to help patients with cognitive disorders, including Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and Fragile X Syndrome, today announced that Dr. Yaron Daniely, President and Chief Executive Officer of Alcobra, will provide a corporate overview at the upcoming BIO CEO & Investor Conference.

BIO CEO & INVESTOR CONFERENCE
Date:   February 9
Time:   5:30pm ET
Location:   Waldorf Astoria, New York

About Alcobra Ltd.

Alcobra Ltd. is an emerging pharmaceutical company primarily focused on the development and commercialization of a proprietary drug candidate, MDX, to treat cognitive disorders including Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and Fragile X Syndrome. MDX has completed multiple Phase II studies and a Phase III study in adults with ADHD. The company is conducting separate Phase II trials in pediatric ADHD and Fragile X Syndrome. For more information please visit the Company's website, www.alcobra-pharma.com, the content of which is not incorporated herein by reference.

U.S. Investor Contacts
LifeSci Advisors, LLC
Michael Rice
646-597-6979
mrice@lifesciadvisors.com

Media Inquiries
Sam Brown, Inc.
Mike Beyer
773-463-4211
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Israel Investor Contact:
Alcobra Investor Relations
Debbie Kaye
+972-72 2204661
debbie@alcobra-pharma.com