Yves Lachance

Ph.D., C.Adm.

Vice President, Regulatory Affairs and Quality Assurance

Dr Lachance completed his Ph.D. in molecular endocrinology at Laval University with Dr Fernand Labrie (1989-1992) and conducted postdoctoral studies at Sherbrooke University in collaboration with the Department of Agriculture Canada (1992-1993). He also worked as a research associate in Endocrinology and Oncology at the Laval University research centre (CHUL) under the direction of Dr Fernand and Dr Claude Labrie (1993-1996). Dr Lachance then held several positions in process development, quality control, quality assurance and regulatory affairs within the pharmaceutical company Aeterna Zentaris over a period of 13 years. Dr Lachance subsequently acted as expert and advisor to various companies in the pharmaceutical, cosmetic and natural healthcare industries as well as medical technologies, at different steps of design and development, production and quality control, quality assurance and regulatory processes, before joining diaMentis as Vice President, Regulatory Affairs and Quality Assurance. He is a member of the Ordre des Administrateurs Agréés du Québec (C.Adm.).