Clay Marsh, MD

Executive Director of the Center for Personalized Health Care and Vice Dean and Senior Associate Vice President for Research

Dr. Clay Marsh, MD is Executive Director of the Center for Personalized Health Care and Vice Dean and Senior Associate Vice President for Research at the College of Medicine at the Ohio State University (OSU). He is also Professor of Internal Medicine in the Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine and is board certified in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine. Dr. Marsh is the current director of the Center for Critical Care and Respiratory Medicine, one of six signature programs at OSU Medical Center, where he has implemented systems approaches to adherence to evidence-based guidelines to improve care delivery. He is cross-appointed in five basic science departments and graduate programs. He is a member of the board of directors for the Personalized Medicine Coalition and on the executive board of the Utah Personalized Medicine Summit.

Dr. Marsh is focused at understanding deep biology underlying human health and disease and has a 17 year history of consecutive funding from National Institutes of Health (NIH) and regularly serves on NIH study sections. Dr. Marsh leads the efforts in Personalized Health Care at the Ohio State University, where he and the senior leadership are leading the effort in transforming health care delivery by creating pilot programs in wellness and chronic disease testing disruptive solutions that result in lower cost and higher quality/outcomes. Under his direction, OSU is a partner in the Coriell Institute’s Personalized Medicine Collaborative and led OSU’s efforts in partnering with the Institute for Systems Biology to form the P4 Medicine Institute. He has been listed in America’s Best Doctors© for each of the past 8 years. He has mentored over 50 MD, MD/PhD and PhD doctoral students, post-doctoral researchers and junior faculty. He is the former director of the scientific board and past Chair of the Board of Directors of the Stanley Sarnoff Foundation for Cardiovascular Medicine and is on the National Advisory Board for the Pulmonary Bioinitiative for Lung Health and Disease with Battelle Memorial Institute and the Institute for Systems Biology and is an elected member of the American Society for Clinical Investigation. Dr. Marsh has published over 100 papers in peer-reviewed journals and maintains an active laboratory and clinical practice at The Ohio State University.