Clark E. Tedford, PhD

Clark E. Tedford, Ph.D. is one of the founders of LumiThera and has served as President and CEO since 2013. Previously Dr. Tedford was Vice President and CSO at PhotoThera, from 2010-2012. Prior to PhotoThera, Dr. Tedford was at Omeros from 2003-2010 as Vice President, Pharmaceutical Research. During Dr. Tedford’s 25 years in the pharmaceutical and medical device industry, he has held several scientific and executive management positions from 1993-2003 including Executive Vice President of Research and Development for Gliatech, Inc. Prior to that Dr. Tedford was at Schering-Plough Research Institute as a Principal Scientist. Dr. Tedford received his Ph.D. in pharmacology from the University of Iowa and completed his post-doctoral work in the Department of Pharmacology at the Loyola University Medical School.