Director, National Mental Health and Substance Use Policy Laboratory
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
Thomas Clarke currently serves as the Director of the National Mental Health and Substance Use Policy Laboratory (Policy Lab) at SAMHSA. Thomas joined SAMHSA 2012 in the Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality where he worked on designing evaluations for programs related to substance abuse prevention and treatment as well as mental health promotion. More recently, he served as a Data Team Lead within the Center for Substance Abuse Prevention at SAMHSA. In this role, he oversaw evaluation studies focused on HIV, prescription drug misuse, marijuana use, and underage drinking. Prior to joining SAMHSA, Thomas worked at the Governmental Accountability Office where he developed guidance for federal agencies on designing evaluations.
Wednesday, April 24
5:00 PM – 6:15 PM