Assistant Director

Assistant Directors have primary administrative oversight for directing a Center program or activity. Assistant Directors are appointed by invitation of the Executive Group and may have a term of appointment that correlates with a specific program or project. To be considered for Assistant Directorship, a candidate must:

1. Have a graduate degree in a profession related to health care or health care ethics.

2. Have demonstrated expertise in the program or activity for which the Assistant Directorship is being considered, including, but not limited to:

  • Formal education or certification in ethics
  • Experience in an ethics-related field or activity
  • Scholarly activity

3. Have their primary employment in a health care or academic institution (Note: this need not be OHSU).


Center for Ethics in Health Care Assistant Directors 


Gary Chiodo, DMD                     David Clarke, Assistant Director

                                        Gary Chiodo, DMD                               David Clarke, MD