Yan Hai

President, Innova Medipharm Inc.

Yan Hai is an accomplished quality & compliance professional with an M.A.Sc. Degree in Chemical and Biomedical Engineering. She is a self-motivated professional with over 18 years of progressive experience in the pharmaceutical, cannabis, and medical device industries working as senior QA consultant, quality assurance manager/specialist, quality control analyst and R&D scientist. She has thorough knowledge and extensive experience in quality & compliance, cGxPs, regulatory standards including Health Canada, FDA and EU drug, cannabis and medical device regulations.

She also has proven ability to improve quality systems including interpreting new regulatory requirements, fixing gaps between quality systems and regulatory standards, implementation of CAPA systems and other quality processes to ensure compliance and cost effectiveness. Throughout her career, she has built an impressive track record: Successfully conducted key scientific and quality roles on 300+ projects.

Employment History & Select Clients:

  • Sanofi Pasteur

  • Alcon Canada

  • Eisai Limited

  • Taro Pharmaceuticals

  • Thermo Fisher Scientific

  • Septodont

  • Vivo Cannabis

  • City View Green (cannabis company)


Master of Applied Science, University of Toronto, Canada                                           

Majors: Chemical Engineering and Applied Chemistry & Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering

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