Designed by
patients for patients

Clarify Medical was founded by a psoriasis patient, Martyn Gross, who had excellent results with UVB therapy but found it very difficult to receive in-office treatment three times a week. His concept of a mobile, easy-to-use home UVB system, linked with the patient's physician, inspired years of research and development with hundreds of psoriasis and vitiligo patients and their physicians. Patients designed the integrated technology and service solution we offer today.

The Clarify Management Team

Our team of physicians, engineers, software experts, patient advisors and scientists are dedicated to creating new products and services that support patients and the clinicians who care for them.

Clarify. Life in a New Light.

David F. Hale

Interim President & CEO

Mr. Hale serves as Chairman of the Board and Interim CEO of Clarify Medical, Inc. He is Chairman and CEO of Hale Biopharma Ventures, LLC, a private company focused on the formation and development of biotechnology, specialty pharma, diagnostic and medical device companies. He was involved in the formation and development of SkinMedica, an aesthetic skincare company, and served as Executive Chairman and Chairman from 2001 through that company’s sale to Allergan.

Mr. Hale served as Chairman of Santarus, Inc. prior to its sale to Salix Pharmaceuticals in 2014, Micromet prior to its sale to Amgen in 2012, Somaxon Pharmaceuticals prior to its sale to Permix in 2013, and Crisi Medical Systems prior to its sale to Becton Dickinson & Co. in 2015.

Mr. Hale is a serial entrepreneur who has been involved in the formation and/or development of many other life sciences companies. In addition to the companies above, these include Hybritech, Viagene, Gensia Sicor, CancerVax, Neurelis, MDRejuvena, Dermata, Adgica Health, Recros Medica, Agility Clinical, Biocept, Neurana and Colorescience, Inc. He serves on the board of two public companies, Conatus and BIOCEPT, and Oncternal Therapeutics.

Teddy Fulham

VP, Finance/BD
Teddy has been working in the medical device and health information technology sectors for the past ten years. Prior to joining Clarify in 2016, Teddy was responsible for Strategy and Product Management at Sotera Wireless, an early pioneer in the wearable continuous vital sign monitoring space, where he launched its next-generation software platform. Before Sotera, Teddy was a Market Manager for Pyxis Medication Management Technologies, which was acquired as part of Becton Dickinson’s acquisition of CareFusion in 2015. In this role, he established Pyxis’ competitive intelligence program and was a key member of the team which established its healthcare economics and outcomes research program. Earlier in his career, he graduated from CareFusion’s three-year Finance Leadership Development Program, in which he held roles in corporate finance, accounting and business unit financial planning & analysis. Teddy graduated magna cum laude with a B.S. in Finance (Honors Program) from the University of San Diego, where he also played Division 1AA football and received the USD Presidential Scholar Athlete Award.

Ann Deren-Lewis

SVP Corporate Development

Ann Deren-Lewis is a dynamic, diversified and top performing executive with experience in marketing, sales, public relations, business development, product/clinical development, professional and consumer targeted campaigns. She also has a proven track record in marketing in pharmaceutical and medical devices in these key therapeutic areas: aesthetics, cosmeceuticals (beauty brands), medical dermatology, and consumer products.  Deren-Lewis has led diverse teams to accomplish more with less, while fostering innovative thinking and problem-solving. A recognized leader for data-driven performance improvement, she has successfully led many revitalizations and launches. She is keen at identifying current and emerging customer needs, translating those needs into marketing requirements, and cultivating marketing penetration, market segmentation and new product introduction strategies. She has created cross functional strategic plans and budgets that take into account medical education, product positioning, messaging, regional sales, pricing, contracting, competitive responses, customer support and educational/support services. Her passion is developing relationships with influential thought leaders in order to gain insight into market and product opportunities while managing utilization across studies, consulting, training, publications and public relations. Deren-Lewis holds an MBA from Duke University, Fuqua School of Business and a bachelor of science degree in accounting from the University of North Carolina-Wilmington.

Andrew Cohen

VP, Marketing

Mr. Cohen has more than 15 years of U.S. and international marketing experience in the life sciences, medical device, and clinical diagnostics industries. He held several senior commercial positions at Advanced BioHealing Inc., including Director of Marketing, Director of International Marketing and Product Manager. His work there focused primarily on launching and building market share for brand and message evolution, new channel entry, and new technology market evaluation.  Andrew is currently leading Seismic’s focus in the Life Sciences and Healthcare sectors providing expertise in strategy and product marketing. Prior to joining Seismic, Mr. Cohen was Vice President of Marketing and Operations for Nuo Therapeutics where he was responsible for rebranding the company and product and oversaw Quality, Regulatory, and Customer service groups. Previously, as Vice President of Marketing at Millennium Laboratories, where he established and led cross-functional product management teams in their Medication Monitoring and Genetic Testing franchises through sales and customer support. Earlier in his career, he held positions with Bio-Rad Laboratories, Sequana Therapeutics, and the NASA Ames Research Center. Mr. Cohen earned a Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering from the University of California – Los Angeles, and holds a Master’s Degree in Pacific and International Affairs from the University of California – San Diego.

Linda Kotcher

VP, Market Access & Reimbursement

Ms. Kotcher brings to Clarify Medical over 25 years of healthcare experience in the medical device field with a focus on managed care contracting, provider relations, reimbursement, healthcare policy, and health economics. Most recently, she served as Senior Director, U.S. Market Access and Reimbursement for Hearflow, and previously worked in market access leadership roles at iRhythm, CardioDx, Pathworks Diagnostics, and Dexcom.

Wael Ahwal

Director, QA/RA

Wael has 16 years of experience in the medical device and the diagnostic industry, holding senior positions in Design & Development, Software Validation and Verification, and Quality. Wael started his career at L3 Communication, moved to Gen-Probe, where he joined the Software Validation and Verification team as a lead. Most recently he served as Director of Quality Systems at Sotera Wireless.

Don Canal

Regulatory Advisor

Don Canal has over 25 years of experience in the medical device industry serving in senior management positions in Design & Development, and Quality and Regulatory Affairs with startup companies such as CardioNet, Tandem Diabetes Care and most recently, Ivera Medical which was sold to 3M in March 2015. He has also served as VP GM for leading contract medical device design, research and development and manufacturing services.

Andre Gamelin

Technology & IP Advisor

Andre Gamelin is a medical technology innovator with extensive experience leading the development of electro-mechanical and electro-optical products.  Andre joined Clarify Medical at the beginning, where he studied the needs of patients and physicians, and architected a technology driven system to provide precision home phototherapy to patients with chronic skin conditions. Andre is a named inventor on the core Clarify patents protecting the smart-phone connected system and the precision lighting engine.

Prior to leading product development at Clarify Medical, Andre held leadership positions at Becton-Dickinson (CareFusion) developing critical infusion pumps, at Masimo Corporation developing non-invasive blood gas sensors using LED technology, and at Inovio Biomedical developing electroporation devices for cancer & DNA therapies. Andre co-founded Allegrotek, a product development and contract manufacturing company and also developed a real-time blood gas analyzer at Medtronic (Puritan-Bennett). Andre holds a BS degree in electrical engineering from UCSD.

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HOME PHOTOTHERAPY

What is Phototherapy? Phototherapy – Ultraviolet (UV) Light Therapy Light therapy, also known as phototherapy, is the use of ultraviolet (UV) light for its healing effects. Phototherapy has been used worldwide for nearly a century to treat chronic skin conditions such as psoriasis, vitiligo and severe eczema. While many treatments decrease the overall immune system,….

Patient Spotlight: Q&A with Mom

by Phototherapy, Vitiligo

When it comes to managing chronic skin conditions, all successes are worth celebrating – small and large. We wanted to take this time to recognize one of our patients who has seen incredible results using the Clarify System in a short period of time. Since this patient is only 8 years old, we asked his….

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