Clark Johnson, M.D., M.P.H., is an assistant professor in the Johns Hopkins Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics. His care philosophy is to provide evidence-based, patient-centered care to optimize pregnancy outcomes and birth experiences.
His areas of clinical expertise include the management of high-risk pregnancy, prenatal ultrasonography and obstetric delivery. Dr. Johnson earned his B.S. in honors biochemistry and B.F.A. in theater performance from the University of Michigan. He earned his M.P.H. in general epidemiology from the University of Michigan and his M.D. from Wayne State University in Detroit. Dr. Johnson completed his residency in gynecology and obstetrics at The Johns Hopkins University, as well as his fellowship in maternal-fetal medicine.
Dr. Johnson’s broad research interests include optimization of delivery methods for specific patient populations, policy and maternal health implications, and obstetric study methodology. He has published numerous manuscripts and book chapters on topics including complementary and alternative medicine in obstetrics, global access to obstetric care, and the content of prenatal care. He is involved in outreach helping to provide hospitals with up-to-date obstetric education and guidelines throughout the state of Maryland.
Dr. Johnson currently serves as the legislative chair for the Maryland Section of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists and as chair of the Maryland Maternal Mortality Review. He is currently a member of the Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine, the Society of Family Planning and the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine.