The HandyMetrics Team

HandyMetrics Corporation is a medical software services and technologies company. We aim to improve health outcomes through technologies for measurement and analytics.

HandyMetrics' current product focus helps to reduce the number of hospital acquired infections and improve hospital profitability by providing strong, actionable evidence on hand hygiene.


Michael Tsang: Managing Director
Michael is the founder of HandyMetrics. He has over 15 years experience running software companies and developing software systems. Michael has an Honours Bachelor’s Degree from the University of British Columbia in Computer Science and Commerce. He also completed his Masters at the University of Toronto in Human Computer Interaction. Michael was part of the interdisciplinary team at Toronto Rehabilitation Institute that created HandyAudit while he was working on a PhD in Artificial Intelligence applied to intelligent hand hygiene systems.


Eve Moore: Director of Operations
Eve works in operations and marketing. She has experience in project management and directing business development for software firms. Eve completed her Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering Science with a specialty in Biomedical Engineering, a Master's Degree in Chemical Engineering and a Master's Degree in Environmental Engineering, all from the University of Toronto.


Rebecca Spangolo: Director of HR / Business Dev. Officer
Rebecca works in human resources and business development. She has over 10 years experience in human resource management, financial administration and operations heading up a $4 million ancillary unit at the University of Toronto. Rebecca completed a Specialist Bachelor’s Degree in History and a Masters Degree in Soviet History all from the University of Toronto.

Melanie Lipka

Melanie Lipka: Client Care Specialist
Melanie is responsible for leading customer development, community building and providing training services. A graduate of the University of Guelph with an Honours Bachelor's Degree in Biological Sciences and a minor in Neuroscience, Melanie has completed her Infection Prevention and Control Certificate at Queen's University. She is coming to us from the Hospital for Sick Children where she has been working as a Clinical Research Assistant.

Research Advisors


Geoff Fernie: Ph.D., P.Eng., C.C.E.
- Institute Director, Toronto Rehabilitation Institute
- Professor, University of Toronto Institute of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering

Trish Perl

Trish Perl: MD, M.Sc.
- Senior Epidemiologist, Johns Hopkins Health System
- Professor of Medicine, Johns Hopkins Health System
- Associate Professor of Pathology, Johns Hopkins Health System

Street Address:
HandyMetrics Corporation
370 Queens Quay West
Unit 203A
Toronto, Ontario M5V 3J3

Sales and Information:
Canada / US Toll Free: 1 855-392-8348 Ext. 1
International: +1 917-426-0586 Ext. 1
Fax: 1 855-392-8348 (Canada / US)
or +1 917-426-0586 (International)
E-mail: sales [at]

Client Support:
Canada / US Toll Free: 1 855-392-8348 Ext. 2
International: +1 917-426-0586 Ext. 2
Fax: 1 855-392-8348 (Canada / US)
or +1 917-426-0586 (International)
E-mail: support [at]