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): February 28, 2018



Recro Pharma, Inc.

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)




Pennsylvania   001-36329   26-1523233

(State or other jurisdiction

of incorporation or organization)



File Number)


(I.R.S. Employer

Identification No.)

490 Lapp Road, Malvern, Pennsylvania   19355
(Address of principal executive offices)   (Zip Code)

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (484) 395-2470

Not Applicable

(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)



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Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure.

As previously announced, Recro Pharma, Inc. (the “Company”) will host an Analyst and Investor Day on Wednesday, February 28, 2018 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm ET in New York City. Copies of the presentations to be used during this Analyst and Investor Day are furnished as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K.

A live and archived webcast of the event will be available under the “News & Investors - Events” page of the Company’s website at www.recropharma.com. The webcast will be archived for a period of 60 days following the conclusion of the live event.

The information disclosed under Item 7.01, including Exhibit 99.1, is being furnished and shall not be deemed “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Exchange Act”), or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section, and shall not be deemed to be incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, except as expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing.


Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.

(d) Exhibits

The following exhibits are being filed herewith:




99.1    Recro Pharma, Inc. Presentation dated February 28, 2018.


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, thereunto duly authorized.


Recro Pharma, Inc.

/s/ Gerri A. Henwood

Name:   Gerri A. Henwood
Title:   Chief Executive Officer

Date: February 28, 2018