Principal Investigator and Team

Committed to providing quality care in Clinical Trials and Respiratory Health.

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MEET OUR TEAM

Our team consists of licensed Respirologists, Registered Nurses and Registered Respiratory Therapists. Our mission is to support the client in the diagnosis, management, and education of their respiratory health.

Dr. Kenneth Chapman, M.D., M.Sc., F.R.C.P.C, F.A.C.P.
Dr. Kenneth Chapman, M.D., M.Sc., F.R.C.P.C, F.A.C.P.President, Inspiration Research Limited; Director, Asthma & Airway Centre, University Health Network; GSK-CIHR Researhch Chair in Respiratory Health Care Delivery
Dr. Kenneth Chapman is the founder and current president of Inspiration Research Limited. He is also the director of the Asthma and Airway Centre at the University Health Network. A graduate of the University of Toronto and a former member of the faculty at Case Western Reserve University, he is now a Professor of Medicine at the University of Toronto. He chaired Canada’s first Consensus Conference to establish Canadian guidelines for the management of COPD. Dr. Chapman has recently been named to the CIHR-GSK Research Chair in Respiratory Health Care Delivery.

Dr. Chapman is an internationally respected researcher in the field of asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and airway diseases. His publications have appeared in the New England Journal of Medicine and the Lancet. The titles of more than 400 publications ranges “Emergency medical services for outdoor rock music festivals” to “The effect of posture on thoracoabdominal movements during progressive hyperoxic hypercapnia in conscious man”. Dr. Chapman has been cited more than 6000 times.

Jane Duke, BScN, RN, CCRP, CRE
Jane Duke, BScN, RN, CCRP, CREClinical Trials Coordinator
Jane Duke has worked at Inspiration Research Limited for over 15 years where she leads the overall operations in the clinic. She has extensive experience is in the areas of COPD, Asthma and Alpha 1 Antitrypsin Deficiency. She is a Certified Respiratory Educator with the Canadian Network for Respiratory Care. Prior to joining Inspiration, Jane had over 15 years of experience in conducting clinical trials in areas of organ transplant, cardiac care and respirology. She is a current member of SoCRA.
Shinead Callery, RN
Shinead Callery, RNClinical Trials Coordinator
Shinead Callery graduated as a Registered Nurse from the Institute of Applied Health Sciences approximately 16 years ago. Her nursing career has mainly been in paediatric critical care (8+ years). She has also worked for the Ontario Poison Centre, in Diagnostic Imaging at Sick Kids hospital, at Best Doctors as a member advocate, and spent a short time working in a fertility clinic (mainly in the operating room). She is also in charge of the Alpha 1 antitrypsin deficiency registry. She has been in clinical research now for almost 2 years and is enjoying every challenge and every twist and turn it brings!
Kayla Cardoso
Kayla CardosoPulmonary Function Lab Manager/Research Assistant
Kayla Cardoso joined Inspiration Research Ltd in 2017 and has been the Pulmonary Function Lab Manager and Research Assistant. Kayla is responsible for booking patients for Pulmonary Function tests and administrative responsibilities within the clinic. Kayla went to Humber College and Graduated the Food and Nutrition Management Program and has also completed her CITI program research courses.
Angelito CuetoRegistered Pulmonary Function Technologist
Angelito is a registered pulmonary function technologist and a certified respiratory educator with more than 15 years of experience as a pulmonary technologist. He is currently the charge technologist at Inspiration Pulmonary Function Lab, and two other Pulmonary Function laboratories in Toronto. He has a bachelor’s degree in Respiratory Therapy in the Philippines, where he worked as a Respiratory Therapist in the hospital and at the same time a university instructor in the College of Allied Health Sciences for 10 years. He obtained his diploma in Health Services Management, diploma in ECG and Phlebotomy and certificate in Central Processing Techniques in Toronto, Canada. In 2018, he presented a poster abstract about his research regarding the use of an alternative delivery device for methacholine challenge test at the Canadian Respiratory Conference in Vancouver, British Columbia which was publish in the Canadian Journal of Respiratory, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine the same year. Angelito is an active member of the Canadian Association of Cardio-Pulmonary Technologist, Canadian Network of Respiratory Care and Ontario Respiratory Care Society. He has been working in the respiratory field for 25 years, a testament on how he love and takes pride of his chosen profession.
Sabah Amar, RRT, RCPT (P)Clinical Trials Coordinator
Sabah Amar is a Registered Respiratory Therapist graduating from the Michener Institute for Applied Health Sciences in 2015. She is also a Registered Cardio Pulmonary Technologist in the field of Pulmonary Technology. She has been working in the Pulmonary Function Lab at the University Health Network, Toronto General and Toronto Western Hospital. As a Clinical Trials Coordinator, Sabah is responsible for organizing and directing clinical research projects by keeping records of a clinical study including informed consent, screening interviews, medical records and all activities that are completed as per study requirements. She is also responsible for overseeing participant enrollment and ensuring compliance with protocols and objectives. With just a year of experience in research, Sabah will be working towards becoming a member of the Society of Clinical Research Associates and getting her Certified Respiratory Educator credentials.