Our CEO - Dr Ian Clark

Dr Ian Clark is the Chief Executive Officer 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 specialist pathologist.

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 was the ACT AMA craft representative for pathology and Honorary Secretary of the RCPA from 2011 to 2013.

If you have any enquiries for Ian, please do not hesitate to contact him on 02 6285 9800.