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,….
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.