Clayton Clark, MSN, RN

clark-claytonInstructor of Nursing

Phone: 573.884.9542

Nursing Specialty

Medical-Surgical Nursing

Interest Area(s)

Cardiac-vascular nursing, nursing ethics, nursing leadership, palliative and end-of-life care


  • MS(N), University of Missouri Sinclair School of Nursing, Columbia, MO
  • BSN, University of Missouri Sinclair School of Nursing, Columbia, MO

Bio and Professional Experience

Clayton received a bachelor of science in nursing from MU in 2008, a master’s of science in nursing in 2012 and a graduate certificate in health ethics from MU in 2015. He has practice experience in several areas of medical-surgical nursing, working at MU Healthcare, Boone Hospital and Rusk Rehabilitation Center. Clayton is also an active member of the MU Center for Health Ethics Committee and maintains an adjunct appointment with the center.

Teaching Responsibilities

  • N3670 – Nursing of Adults I, Clinical
  • N3470 – Mental Health Nursing
  • N4200 – Nursing Ethics and Law


  • Nursing-Physician Professionalism and Ethics: Convergence and Divergence, Gastroenterology Fellows Ethics and Professionalism Seminar, University of Missouri Healthcare
  • Plenary Panel: What are schools teaching students about obesity?, MU Center for Health Ethics 9th Annual Health Ethics Conference

Honors and Awards

  • University of Missouri Faculty Scholar


  • Sigma Theta Tau