Dr Ian Clark
M.B., B.S. (Hons),
F.R.C.P.A., M.I.A.C., F.A.S.C.P., F.A.I.C.D.
Chief Executive Officer and Medical Director
Dr Ian Clark is the Chief Executive Officer and Medical
Director of Capital Pathology. The fundamental
importance of medical leadership underpins Ian's role as Chief
Executive Officer. He is committed to maintaining the high quality
and ethical standards for which our practice is renown.
Ian graduated with first class honours from Sydney University in
1984. He was full-time Senior Tutor in the Pathology Department of
Sydney University before commencing his Registrarship in
Histopathology at the Royal North Shore Hospital of Sydney, where
he also developed expertise in fine needle aspiration cytology. He
completed his Fellowship examinations in 1990, after which he
joined the Douglass Laboratories practice in Sydney as a full-time
In 1996 Ian was appointed Deputy Director of Histopathology of the
newly merged Douglass Laboratories and Hanly Moir Pathology. He
joined Capital Pathology in July 1998 as Director of
Histopathology, was appointed Medical Director in 2001 and became
CEO in 2007. In 2005 Ian was appointed Senior Clinical Lecturer at
the ANU Medical School.
Ian is a Histopathologist and Cytopathologist with keen special
interests in dermatological, gastrointestinal, gynaecological and
genito-urinary pathology. He also oversees the application of flow
cytometry to cytological and histological specimens.
Ian is an active member of many medical associations and societies,
including the Australian Society for Colposcopy and Cervical
Pathology, the Australasian Society for Breast Disease and the
Australian Dermatopathology Society. He holds Membership of the
International Academy of Cytology and is a Foreign Fellow of the
American Society of Clinical Pathologists.
He has participated in a number of research projects, and has
spoken at many conferences, including the International Academy of
Pathology. Ian was President of the Australian Association of
Pathology Practices 2007- 2009. He has been the ACT
AMA craft representative for pathology and Honorary Secretary of
the RCPA since 2011.
If you have any enquiries for Ian, please do not hesitate to
contact him on 02 6285 9800.