DR. JAMES ROBAR/Founder
The recognized inventor of SmartBolus for MERT. Chief of Medical Physics at the Nova Scotia Health Authority and Director of Medical Physics Graduate Programs at Dalhousie. 15 year history of industrial collaborations with leading companies in radiation oncology sector with deep experience in licensing, R&D and deployment of new technologies.
A proven leader and mentor with a M&A transactions of more than $2.5b and a $1.3 billion dollar exit. President of FAST from 2000-2006 before selling the company to Microsoft. As Founder & CEO of Attivio Inc, Ali has raised more than $100 million dollars to fuel growth and execute strategy.
Bruce Ross/Board Member
As President and Cofounder of Thrive, serving as President, Bruce has an executive background in the medical device industry. His career has spanned interventional cardiology at Spectranetics Corporation and diagnostic imaging at Picker International (now Philips Medical) in Canada, Europe, Asia and the USA. He has also been in executive positions in clinical neurology and clinical laboratory. He has recently consulted in Neurology, Orthopedics and Oncology corporations. Bruce is a committed fund raiser for medical research, and an avid cyclist.
A radiation therapist for 10 years, with extensive experience in treatment planning, CT
simulation and fabrication of accessory devices. Keenly interested in ergonomics and
process improvement aimed at ensuring the best and most accurate treatment for patients.
A graduate of St. Mary's University, The University of Toronto and The Michener
Institute for Applied Health Sciences.