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pharmaceutical research executive

John M. Clayton, American pharmaceutical research executive. National Institutes of Health predoctoral fellow National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, 1968-1971.

Background

Clayton, John M. was born on August 6, 1945 in Kevil, Kentucky, United States. Son of Hubert F. and Loraine (Brooks) Clayton.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Science, Tennessee Technology University, 1968. Doctor of Philosophy in Pharmaceutical Sciences, University Tennessee Center for Health Science, 1971.

Career

Postdoctoral research associate Pomona College, Claremont, California, 1971-1972. Research biologist United States Food and Drug Administration, Jefferson, Arkansas, 1972-1973. Clinical research associate Schering-Plough, Memphis, 1974-1975, director, clinical and regional services, 1975-1978, vice president, quality control and clinical and regulatory services, 1978-1984, senior vice president, science and regulatory affairs, 1984-1990, Schering-Plough HealthCare Products, Liberty Corner, New Jersey, since 1990.

Associate professor pharmaceuticals University Tennessee College of Pharmacy, Memphis, since 1987, assistant professor pharmacology, University Arkansas Medical School, Little Rock, 1972-1974.

Membership

Board directors Church Health Center, Memphis, 1986-1991, trustee Somerset Medical Center, Somerville, New Jersey, since 1992. Research board visitors University Memphis, since 1986. Dean's advisory council University Tennessee College of Pharmacy, Memphis, since 1990.

Member American Academy Dermatology, Regulatory Affairs Professional Society, NonPrescription Drug Manufacturing Association (chairman science affairs committee since 1993, board directors since 1993).

Connections

Married Doris J. Jeffers, August 14, 1970. Children: Mark, Stephanie, Beth.

father:
Hubert F. Clayton

mother:
Loraine (Brooks) Clayton

spouse:
Doris J. Jeffers

child:
Mark Clayton

child:
Stephanie Clayton

child:
Beth Clayton