People

Theralase®’s executive officers who drive Theralase’s mandate in the ACT and CLT divisions to develop innovative anti-cancer and anti-pain technologies via research, development and commercialization to safely and effectively treat cancer and pain patients.

over 100+ years in combined experience

Theralase® Executive Officers

The Theralase® executive officers are dedicated to leading the teams that research, develop, manufacture and distribute high-quality, cutting-edge medical laser technologies to healthcare practitioners to treat their patient’s conditions at an affordable price.

This mandate extends across Theralase®’s Cool Laser Therapy (“CLT”) and Anti-Cancer Therapy (“ACT”) divisions, with multiple cross-functional teams.

Theralase® accomplishes its mandate through multi-discipline teams experienced in physics, engineering, medicine, biology, chemistry, immunology, pharmaceutical drug design, finance, business development, sales, marketing and clinical study coordination in each division and by employing and utilizing experts in their field both as employees and as consultants.

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Management

theralase management shaw shirazi

Shawn Shirazi, Ph.D.

Chief Executive Officer

> 20 years of hands-on experience in: pharmaceutical drug formulation and development, clinical trial management, good manufacturing practices, international drug manufacture, international regulatory guidelines and quality assurance.


theralase management kristina hachey

Kristina Hachey, BBM, CPA

Chief Financial Officer, Director

> 25 years of experience in financial accounting and public and private financings for companies.

theralase management arkady mandel

Arkady Mandel, MD, Ph.D., D.Sc.

Chief Scientific Officer, Director

> 34 years experience as a clinical and scientific researcher of medical laser technology used to safely and effectively treat numerous medical conditions.

Board of Directors

theralase board of director arkady mandel

Arkady Mandel, MD, Ph.D., D.Sc.

Chief Scientific Officer, Director

> 34 years experience as a clinical and scientific researcher of medical laser technology used to safely and effectively treat numerous medical conditions.


theralase board of director guy anderson

Guy Anderson, CFP, CIM, FMA, FCSI, MBA

Chairman of the Board, Director

> 16 years of financial investing experience with Aligned Capital Partners and Investment Planning Counsel.

theralase board of director kristina hachey

Kristina Hachey, BBM, CPA

Chief Financial Officer, Director

> 25 years of experience in financial accounting and public and private financings for companies.


theralase board of director matthew perraton

Matthew Perraton, PFP, FMA, FCSI

Director

> 13 years of financial investing experience with TD Waterhouse, BMO Nesbitt Burns and Bank of Nova Scotia.


theralase board of director randy bruder

Randy Bruder

Director

> 38 years of experience as chief executive officer of a multi-million dollar wholesale / retail food processing operation.

 

Medical and Scientific Advisory Board (“MSAB)

Theralase Dr. Michael J

Dr. Michael Jewett

MD, FDCSC

Professor of Surgery (Urology) at the University of Toronto, a member of the Department of Surgical Oncology at Princess Margaret Cancer Centre (“PMCC”), University Health Network (“UHN”) and a clinical investigator at UHN. Chairman of the Division of Urology at the University of Toronto and Head of Urology at PMCC / UHN from 1991 to 2002.


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Ashish M. Kamat

MD, MBBS, FACS

Professor of Surgery (Urology), Director of Urologic Oncology Fellowship at MD Anderson Cancer Center and a graduate of the American Urological Association (“AUA”) Leadership Program. Internationally recognized expert in urologic oncology and an authority in the management of urologic cancers.


Theralase Dr. Michael

Michael A. O’Donnell

MD, FACS

Professor of Surgery (Urology), University of Iowa. Basic and clinical research has a long history of focusing on bladder immunology and bladder cancer immunotherapy, particularly the anti-cancer mechanisms of Bacillus Calmette-Guérin (“BCG”) and its enhancement with combination therapies.

Theralase Lothar

Lothar Lilge

PhD

Professor of Medical Biophysics, University of Toronto, Senior Scientist Ontario Cancer Institute, PMCC, UHN


Theralase Brian

Brian C. Wilson

PhD

Senior Scientist and Head of the Applied Biophotonics group at PMCC, UHN, Professor of Medical Biophysics at the University of Toronto.


 

Scientific Research Team

Theralase Scientist Arkady

Arkady Mandel, MD, Ph.D., D.Sc.

Chief Scientific Officer, Director

> 34 years experience as a clinical and scientific researcher of medical laser technology used to safely and effectively treat numerous medical conditions.


Theralase Scientist Mark

Mark Roufaiel

Scientific Researcher, PhD

> 11 years experience as a scientific researcher, specializing in immunology, cardiovascular biology and phototherapy


Theralase Scientist Pavel

Pavel Kaspler

Scientific Researcher, PhD

Clinical Research Team

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SHAWN SHIRAZI, PH.D., B.SC.

Chief Executive Officer

> 20 years of hands-on experience in: pharmaceutical drug formulation and development, clinical trial management, good manufacturing practices, international drug manufacture, international regulatory guidelines and quality assurance.


Theralase Clinical Research Sharath

Sharath Jakkani

Clinical Research Coordinator

Business Development

Theralase Business Development Roger

Roger Dumoulin-White, B.Sc, P. Eng.

Director of Business Development

> 34 years of experience as a chief executive officer / president / senior manager leading multi-disciplinary: sales, marketing, finance, production, engineering, scientific, preclinical and clinical research teams for private and public companies. Original founder of Theralase Inc. in 1994.


 

Engineering

Theralase Engineering Qing

Qing Zhang

Senior Electrical Design Engineer

> 20 years of experience as an senior electrical design engineer, specializing in medical laser research, design and manufacture (hardware, firmware and software)


Theralase Engineering Dwain

Dwain Abrams

Biomedical Technologist

> 2 years of experience as a biomedical technologist, specializing in medical laser manufacture and testing (hardware, firmware and software)


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Sadia Waez

Biomedical Technologist

> 1 year of experience as a biomedical technologist, specializing in medical laser manufacture and testing (hardware and software) and phantom manufacture and testing


Production / Tech Support

Theralase Tech Support Alex

Alex Udvar

Production Technician / Customer Techical Support

> 12 years of experience as a production technician, specializing in computer and software control of CLT systems

Theralase Tech Support Caroline

Caroline Teng

Production Technician / Quality Control

> 8 years of experience as a production technician, specializing in quality control and incoming inspection


Theralase Tech Support Caroline

Gopy Suppiah

Production Technician

> 6 years of experience as a production technician, specializing in CLT manufacture and repair


Finance

Finance Maria

Maria Delos Reyes

Senior Accountant

> 5 years of experience as a financial accountant, specializing in accounts payable and receivable


Sales

Theralase Sales Kyle

Kyle Shantz

Director of Global Sales
kshantz@theralase.com
416.910.6604

> 8 years of experience as a sales and strategic partnership, specializing in in the Health and Wellness Industry

 

Creative / Web / Marketing

Theralase Marketing Sadia

Sadia Effat

Marketing Coordinator / Customer Service Communications Support

> 3 years of experience as a marketing coordinator, specializing in social media marketing and customer service communications support

Theralase Marketing Julia

Julia Tsapkalova

Marketing Coordinator

> 4 years of experience in a marketing field, specializing in digital marketing, graphic and web design

MORE THAN JUST AN EMPLOYER

The Theralase® Family

Theralase® is dedicated to providing a stimulating work environment that offers an opportunity to significantly expand your experience by researching, developing and commercializing cutting-edge medical laser technologies with a mandate to eliminate pain and destroy cancer. Theralase® offers competitive salaries, annual performance bonuses, employee benefits and/or stock options.

Our Partners

As part of our continuing mission to design, develop, and manufacture cutting-edge laser technologies, Theralase has partnered with individuals and groups at the following institutions and organizations.