President & Chief Executive Officer
As the founder of Eidam Diagnostics Corporation, Bernard Armani
brings over 25 years of experience in the natural health
industry in Germany and Switzerland to his working relationship
with partners in Asia, Europe and North America. Mr. Armani has
an extensive background in botanical extraction, oncology, and
Mr. Armani is also the founder of Dermamed™ Pharmaceutical Inc.,
and BioLytical Laboratories Inc. In 2005, he received the
Entrepreneur of the Year Award from the Richmond Chamber of
Commerce (Richmond, BC).
Chief Scientific Officer
Dr. Kalden is a specialist in the field of oncology and holistic
cancer therapy, and has held numerous appointments with leading
medical institutions in Germany. Dr. Kalden has used the CRT
2000® Thermographic System as a core part of his cancer
detection and treatment monitoring protocol for over 10 years.
His areas of expertise also include naturopathy and pain
Dr. Kalden is presently the head physician and medical director
for the Veramed Hospital at Tannenberg Hospital, which
specializes in holistic cancer therapy. He has held this
position since 1989. In addition, he has been the co-founder of
the Society of Biological Medicine Inc. in Berlin-Meschede and
he has headed studies at the Mibeg-Institute, in Cologne,
Recently, Dr. Kalden has opened a new private surgery center for
oncology and naturopathy in the Dortmund Center for Hyperthermia
and continues his co-operation with the Panacea Center for
Preventative Medicine and Research in Vancouver, BC, Canada.
As Chief Scientific Officer of Eidam Diagnostics, Dr. Kalden is
responsible for the continuing development of and medical
validity of the CRT 2000® Thermographic System.
Senior Vice President
Shelley Leonhardt brings to Eidam a wealth of public sector
experience serving the citizens of British Columbia through
Board positions at organizations including the British Columbia
Chamber of Commerce, the Tourism Richmond Board of Directors,
the Gateway Theatre Board of Directors, and the British Columbia
Chamber Executives Board.
During her twenty-five year career, Ms. Leonhardt has worked
with a wide variety of industry professionals, municipal and
provincial officials, and Chamber Executives throughout Canada
and the United States to promote and develop both corporate and
community interests of British Columbia.
During her tenure as Executive Director of The Richmond Chamber
of Commerce between 1993 and 2001, the organization was awarded
Chamber of the Year in British Columbia.
In 1998, Ms. Leonhardt received Richmond, B.C.'s highly
prestigious Business Woman of the Year award and was nominated
for Richmond's Marketer of the Year and Influential Woman in
In 1998, Ms. Leonhardt graduated from the Canadian Institute of
Organizational Management, University of Western Ontario, The
Richard Ivey School of Business (London, Ontario, Canada).
Dr. Richardt is responsible for Eidam Diagnostics Corporation's
European sales and research efforts. A dentist by profession, he
has worked with laboratory diagnosis and early detection of
disease, including HIV, since 1992.