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Dr.  James Clarke

Associate head and assistant professor

Department of Diagnostic Radiology

Email: james.clarke@cdha.nshealth.ca
Phone: 902-473-7943
Fax: 902-473-6235
Mailing Address: 
QEII Health Sciences Centre, 1796 Summer Street, Halifax Infirmary Site, Diagnostic Imaging, 3rd Floor, Room 3511, PO BOX 9000, Halifax NS B3H 3A7
Research Topics:
  • Nuclear medicine
  • PET
  • Cardiac
  • QEII


  • Program director, diagnostic radiology residency program, Dalhousie University
  • Associate head, diagnostic radiology, Dalhousie Medical School
  • Program director, nuclear medicine residency program, Dalhousie University
  • Section chair, diagnostic radiology
  • Past president, Nova Scotia Association of Radiologists


  • Fellowship, cardiovascular MRI, University of Calgary
  • Residency, radiology and nuclear medicine, Dalhousie University
  • MD, Dalhousie University
  • BSc, medicine, Dalhousie University
  • MSc, MEng, materials engineering, McMaster University
  • BSc, engineering honours (engineering, physics), Queen’s University


Dr. Clarke has had a strong interest in medical education and completed a Certificate in Medical Education through the University of Dundee. Ethics and ethical education is a strong interest, publishing peer reviewed papers on ethics education and presenting abstracts and posters at Canadian and international meetings.

His clinical sub-specialties include cardiac, thoracic, nuclear medicine and PET.