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David Clark PhD

Assistant Dean, Professor

Institution: Medical College of Wisconsin
Department: Research Office
Division: Administration
Program: Human Research Protection/IRB


  • Application of an interpersonal-psychological model of suicidal behavior to physicians and medical trainees. (Cornette MM, deRoon-Cassini TA, Fosco GM, Holloway RL, Clark DC, Joiner TE) Arch Suicide Res 2009;13(1):1-14 PMID: 19123105
  • The conduct of clinical research under the HIPAA Privacy Rule. (McMaster WC, Sale K, Andersson GB, Bostrom MP, Gebhardt MC, Trippel SB, Clark DC) J Bone Joint Surg Am 2006 Dec;88(12):2765-70 PMID: 17142429
  • Variability among institutional review boards and the value of local research context. (Clark DC) Crit Care Med 2001 Feb;29(2):444-5 PMID: 11246330
  • Studies of suicide in later life: methodologic considerations and research directions. (Pearson JL, Caine ED, Lindesay J, Conwell Y, Clark DC) Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 1999;7(3):203-10 PMID: 10438690
  • How to evaluate national suicide programs? (Kerkhof JF, Clark DC) Crisis 1998;19(1):2-3 PMID: 9639964
  • Adolescent suicide. (Bell CC, Clark DC) Pediatr Clin North Am 1998 Apr;45(2):365-80 PMID: 9568016
  • No-suicide contracts and no-suicide decisions. (Clark DC, Kerkhof AJ) Crisis 1997;18(1):2 PMID: 9141769
  • Inpatients under constant observation for suicide risk. (Clark DC) Crisis 1997;18(2):50 PMID: 9286122
  • Training volunteers. (Clark DC) Crisis 1997;18(3):98 PMID: 9454996
  • Physician-assisted suicide and euthanasia. (Clark DC, Kerkhof AJ) Crisis 1996;17(4):146 PMID: 9018899
  • Suicidal thought and self-transcendence in older adults. (Buchanan D, Farran C, Clark D) J Psychosoc Nurs Ment Health Serv 1995 Oct;33(10):31-4 PMID: 8847671
  • Child bereavement after paternal suicide. (Grossman JA, Clark DC, Gross D, Halstead L, Pennington J) J Child Adolesc Psychiatr Nurs 1995 Apr-Jun;8(2):5-17 PMID: 7795955
  • Consensual definitions. (Clark DC, Kerkhof AJ) Crisis 1995;16(3):98-9 PMID: 8720510
  • Suicide prevention within the european community. (Kerkhof AJ, Clark DC) Crisis 1995;16(4):146 PMID: 8919971
  • One good controlled study is worth a thousand expert opinions. (Clark DC, Kerkhof AJ) Crisis 1995;16(1):2, 38 PMID: 7614829
  • IASP task force on euthanasia and assisted suicide. (Kelleher M, Clark D, Goldney B, Kerkhof A, Wasserman J, Wedler H) Crisis 1995;16(3):111-5, 120 PMID: 8720516
  • The relation of parenthood to suicide. (Clark DC, Fawcett J) Arch Gen Psychiatry 1994 Feb;51(2):160 PMID: 8297215
  • Unrecognized symptoms of depression. (Clark DC, Kerkhof AJ) Crisis 1994;15(1):2-3 PMID: 8062584
  • Reconsidering prevention concepts. (Clark DC) Crisis 1994;15(3):98, 100 PMID: 7859483
  • Exactly what does the Hamilton Depression Rating Scale measure? (Gibbons RD, Clark DC, Kupfer DJ) J Psychiatr Res 1993 Jul-Sep;27(3):259-73 PMID: 8295158
  • Suicide attempts and self-injury in prisons. (Kerkhof AJ, Clark DC) Crisis 1993;14(4):146-7 PMID: 8156806
  • Panic disorders and suicidal behavior. (Clark DC, Kerkhof AJ) Crisis 1993;14(1):2-5 PMID: 8504670
  • Narcissistic crises of aging and suicidal despair. (Clark DC) Suicide Life Threat Behav 1993;23(1):21-6 PMID: 8475529
  • The relative contributions of medication adherence and AA meeting attendance to abstinent outcome for chronic alcoholics. (Pisani VD, Fawcett J, Clark DC, McGuire M) J Stud Alcohol 1993 Jan;54(1):115-9 PMID: 8394956
  • Assessing the severity of depressive states in recently detoxified alcoholics. (Clark DC, Gibbons RD, Haviland MG, Hendryx MS) J Stud Alcohol 1993 Jan;54(1):107-14 PMID: 8355494
  • No-suicide decisions and suicide contracts in therapy. (Clark DC, Kerkhof AJ) Crisis 1993;14(3):98-9 PMID: 8281808
  • Stability of suicide rates in Europe. (Kerkhof AJ, Clark DC) Crisis 1993;14(2):50-2 PMID: 8252920
  • Assessment of drug involvement: applications to a sample of physicians in training. (Clark DC, Daugherty SR, Baldwin DC Jr, Hughes PH, Storr CL, Hedeker D) Br J Addict 1992 Dec;87(12):1649-62 PMID: 1490079
  • Chronic dyspnea and suicide in elderly men. (Horton-Deutsch SL, Clark DC, Farran CJ) Hosp Community Psychiatry 1992 Dec;43(12):1198-203 PMID: 1459540
  • An application of item response theory to alexithymia assessment among abstinent alcoholics. (Hendryx MS, Haviland MG, Gibbons RD, Clark DC) J Pers Assess 1992 Jun;58(3):506-15 PMID: 1319483
  • The non-psychiatric physician's responsibilities for the suicidal adolescent. (Aschkenasy JR, Clark DC, Zinn LD, Richtsmeier AJ) N Y State J Med 1992 Mar;92(3):97-104 PMID: 1557208
  • "Rational" suicide and people with terminal conditions or disabilities. (Clark DC) Issues Law Med 1992;8(2):147-66 PMID: 1399493
  • General practitioners in the front line of suicide prevention. (Kerkhof A, Clark D) Crisis 1992;13(2):51, 81 PMID: 1468229
  • The assessment and management of the suicidal patient. (Fawcett J, Clark DC, Scheftner WA) Psychiatr Med 1991;9(2):299-311 PMID: 1857765
  • Availability of knowledgeable informants for a psychological autopsy study of suicides committed by elderly people. (Younger SC, Clark DC, Oehmig-Lindroth R, Stein RJ) J Am Geriatr Soc 1990 Nov;38(11):1169-75 PMID: 2246452
  • Suicide risk assessment and prediction in the 1990s. (Clark DC) Crisis 1990 Nov;11(2):104-12 PMID: 2076610
  • Time-related predictors of suicide in major affective disorder. (Fawcett J, Scheftner WA, Fogg L, Clark DC, Young MA, Hedeker D, Gibbons R) Am J Psychiatry 1990 Sep;147(9):1189-94 PMID: 2104515
  • Physical recklessness in adolescence. Trait or byproduct of depressive/suicidal states? (Clark DC, Sommerfeldt L, Schwarz M, Hedeker D, Watel L) J Nerv Ment Dis 1990 Jul;178(7):423-33 PMID: 2366056
  • A statistical method for evaluating suicide clusters and implementing cluster surveillance. (Gibbons RD, Clark DC, Fawcett J) Am J Epidemiol 1990 Jul;132(1 Suppl):S183-91 PMID: 2356830
  • Measurement of hope in a community-based older population. (Farran CJ, Salloway JC, Clark DC) West J Nurs Res 1990 Feb;12(1):42-55; discussion 55-9 PMID: 2301170
  • A norm-referenced longitudinal study of medical student drinking patterns. (Clark DC, Daugherty SR) J Subst Abuse 1990;2(1):15-37 PMID: 2136101
  • What is the mechanism by which suicide attempts predispose to later suicide attempts? A mathematical model. (Clark DC, Gibbons RD, Fawcett J, Scheftner WA) J Abnorm Psychol 1989 Feb;98(1):42-9 PMID: 2708639
  • Does lithium carbonate therapy for alcoholism deter relapse drinking? (Clark DC, Fawcett J) Recent Dev Alcohol 1989;7:315-28 PMID: 2494686
  • Family history and five-year suicide risk. (Scheftner WA, Young MA, Endicott J, Coryell W, Fogg L, Clark DC, Fawcett J) Br J Psychiatry 1988 Dec;153:805-9 PMID: 3256380
  • Vicissitudes of depressed mood during four years of medical school. (Clark DC, Zeldow PB) JAMA 1988 Nov 4;260(17):2521-8 PMID: 3172426
  • Dysthymia in the offspring of parents with primary unipolar affective disorder. (Klein DN, Clark DC, Dansky L, Margolis ET) J Abnorm Psychol 1988 Aug;97(3):265-74 PMID: 3192817
  • The relationship between academic performance and severity of depressed mood during medical school. (Clark DC, Daugherty SR, Zeldow PB, Gotterer GS, Hedeker D) Compr Psychiatry 1988 Jul-Aug;29(4):409-20 PMID: 3409694
  • Platelet monoamine oxidase in alcoholism. (Pandey GN, Fawcett J, Gibbons R, Clark DC, Davis JM) Biol Psychiatry 1988 May;24(1):15-24 PMID: 3370274
  • Alcohol and drug use and mood disorders among medical students: implications for physician impairment. (Clark DC) QRB Qual Rev Bull 1988 Feb;14(2):50-4 PMID: 3127774
  • Patterns of psychoactive drug prescriptions by house officers for nonpatients. (Clark AW, Kay J, Clark DC) J Med Educ 1988 Jan;63(1):44-50 PMID: 3336044
  • Does one nonlethal suicide attempt increase the risk for a subsequent nonlethal attempt? (Clark DC, Gibbons RD) Med Care 1987 Dec;25(12 Suppl):S87-9 PMID: 3431179
  • A field test of Motto's risk estimator for suicide. (Clark DC, Young MA, Scheftner WA, Fawcett J, Fogg L) Am J Psychiatry 1987 Jul;144(7):923-6 PMID: 3605405
  • Alcohol-use patterns through medical school. A longitudinal study of one class. (Clark DC, Eckenfels EJ, Daugherty SR, Fawcett J) JAMA 1987 Jun 5;257(21):2921-6 PMID: 3573290
  • A double-blind, placebo-controlled trial of lithium carbonate therapy for alcoholism. (Fawcett J, Clark DC, Aagesen CA, Pisani VD, Tilkin JM, Sellers D, McGuire M, Gibbons RD) Arch Gen Psychiatry 1987 Mar;44(3):248-56 PMID: 3103580
  • Model for quantifying the drug involvement of medical students. (Clark DC, Gibbons RD, Daugherty SR, Silverman CM) Int J Addict 1987 Mar;22(3):249-71 PMID: 3495497
  • Masculinity, femininity, and psychosocial adjustment in medical students: a 2-year follow-up. (Zeldow PB, Daugherty SR, Clark DC) J Pers Assess 1987;51(1):3-14 PMID: 3572710
  • Clinical predictors of suicide in patients with major affective disorders: a controlled prospective study. (Fawcett J, Scheftner W, Clark D, Hedeker D, Gibbons R, Coryell W) Am J Psychiatry 1987 Jan;144(1):35-40 PMID: 3799837
  • Alcohol use patterns of first-year medical students: II. Psychosocial characteristics associated with drinking level. (Clark DC, Daugherty SR, Zeldow PB, Eckenfels EJ, Silverman CM) Alcohol Clin Exp Res 1986 Jan-Feb;10(1):65-70 PMID: 3515995
  • Unbiased criteria for severity of depression in alcoholic inpatients. (Clark DC, Gibbons RD, Fawcett J, Aagesen CA, Sellers D) J Nerv Ment Dis 1985 Aug;173(8):482-7 PMID: 4020366
  • Intellectual functioning and abstraction ability in major affective disorders. (Clark DC, Clayton PJ, Andreasen NC, Lewis C, Fawcett J, Scheftner WA) Compr Psychiatry 1985 Jul-Aug;26(4):313-25 PMID: 4017560
  • Masculinity, femininity, type A behavior, and psychosocial adjustment in medical students. (Zeldow PB, Clark D, Daugherty SR) J Pers Soc Psychol 1985 Feb;48(2):481-92 PMID: 3981404
  • Application of modern psychometric theory in psychiatric research. (Gibbons RD, Clark DC, VonAmmon Cavanaugh S, Davis JM) J Psychiatr Res 1985;19(1):43-55 PMID: 3989737
  • Alcohol use patterns of first-year medical students: I. Development of shared norms. (Clark DC, Eckenfels EJ, Daugherty SR, Rives CM) Alcohol Clin Exp Res 1985 Jan-Feb;9(1):38-44 PMID: 3887967
  • Personality indicators of psychosocial adjustment in first-year medical students. (Zeldow PB, Clark DC, Daugherty SR, Eckenfels EJ) Soc Sci Med 1985;20(1):95-100 PMID: 3975675
  • Evaluation of lithium therapy for alcoholism. (Fawcett J, Clark DC, Gibbons RD, Aagesen CA, Pisani VD, Tilkin JM, Sellers D, Stutzman D) J Clin Psychiatry 1984 Dec;45(12):494-9 PMID: 6389520
  • Seven-month clinical outcome of anhedonic and normally hedonic depressed inpatients. (Clark DC, Fawcett J, Salazar-Grueso E, Fawcett E) Am J Psychiatry 1984 Oct;141(10):1216-20 PMID: 6486255
  • Predictors of depression during the first 6 months of internship. (Clark DC, Salazar-Grueso E, Grabler P, Fawcett J) Am J Psychiatry 1984 Sep;141(9):1095-8 PMID: 6465388
  • Primary affective disorder, drug abuse, and neuropsychological impairment in sober alcoholics. (Clark DC, Pisani VD, Aagesen CA, Sellers D, Fawcett J) Alcohol Clin Exp Res 1984 Jul-Aug;8(4):399-404 PMID: 6385763
  • Is capacity for pleasure associated with executive career success? (Clark DC, Morrison DE, Fawcett J) J Occup Med 1984 Jan;26(1):37-40 PMID: 6694007
  • The core symptoms of depression in medical and psychiatric patients. (Clark DC, vonAmmon Cavanaugh S, Gibbons RD) J Nerv Ment Dis 1983 Dec;171(12):705-13 PMID: 6644280
  • Diagnosing depression in the hospitalized medically ill. (Cavanaugh S, Clark DC, Gibbons RD) Psychosomatics 1983 Sep;24(9):809-15 PMID: 6647726
  • Differences between anhedonic and normally hedonic depressive states. (Fawcett J, Clark DC, Scheftner WA, Hedeker D) Am J Psychiatry 1983 Aug;140(8):1027-30 PMID: 6869586
  • Guilt and conscience in major depressive disorders. (Prosen M, Clark DC, Harrow M, Fawcett J) Am J Psychiatry 1983 Jul;140(7):839-44 PMID: 6859296
  • Assessing anhedonia in psychiatric patients. (Fawcett J, Clark DC, Scheftner WA, Gibbons RD) Arch Gen Psychiatry 1983 Jan;40(1):79-84 PMID: 6849623
  • Assessing the relationship between measures of personality and measures of social networks in entering medical students. (Salloway JC, Daugherty SR, Clark D, Eckenfels EJ, Gotterer GS, Zeldow PB) Proc Annu Conf Res Med Educ 1983;22:206-11 PMID: 6564862
  • Prevalence of psychiatric risk factors among first year medical students. (Clark DC) Proc Annu Conf Res Med Educ 1983;22:226-31 PMID: 6564865
  • A statistical model for the classification of imipramine response in depressed inpatients. (Gibbons RD, Clark DC, Davis JM) Psychopharmacology (Berl) 1982;78(2):185-9 PMID: 6817376
  • Last update: 07/23/2014