John Clark teaches, practices, and researches in the area of pharmacy practice management and leadership. He is the director of the Department of Pharmacy Services at University of Michigan Hospitals and Health Centers and clinical assistant professor in the U-M College of Pharmacy. Additionally, Clark is the PGY-1 pharmacy residency director. He is responsible for precepting pharmacy students and residents in pharmacy practice management and leadership.    

Research Interests

  • Pharmacy residency training

  • Pharmacy staffing models

  • Joint Commission readiness

  • Patient safety

  • Documentation and acceptance of pharmacists’ clinical interventions

  • Use of technology to improve patient care


  • 2021 MSHP Pharmacist of the Year, Michigan Society of Health-System Pharmacists (MSHP)
  • 2021 ASHP Foundation Literature Award, American Society of Health System Pharmacists Foundation
  • 2018 University of Toledo College of Pharmacy Distinguished Alumnus Award, University of Toledo College of Pharmacy
  • 2014 Phi Lamdba Sigma - Delta Kappa Chapter Alumni of the Year, Phi Lambda Sigma
  • 2012 Joseph A. Oddis Michigan Society of Health-System Pharmacists Leadership Award, MSHP
  • 2012 Fellow of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists, ASHP
  • 2010 ASHP Pharmacy Residency Excellence Award Ð University of Michigan PGY-1 Program, ASHP
  • 2006 ASHP Best Practice Award Ð Johns Hopkins Hospital ChildrenÕs Center, ASHP

Selected Publications