Tom Polasek

Director Clinical Pharmacology


Home Office – OUS-APAC

About Tom Polasek

Dr. Tom Polasek received his BSc, MD and PhD degrees from Flinders University and BPharm (Hons) degree from the University of South Australia. He completed Fellowship of the American College of Clinical Pharmacology (FCP) in 2019. Tom has > 20 years of experience in numerous roles across the healthcare, life sciences and tertiary education sectors, including as a pharmacist, doctor, academic and drug developer. Tom’s main interests include the application of clinical pharmacology principles to improve patient care and novel strategies to accelerate drug development. Tom is the author/co-author of more than 100 peer-reviewed articles and conference presentations. Tom joined d3 Medicine in 2017 as a Clinical Pharmacologist, before being promoted to Medical Director of Model-Informed Precision Dosing at Certara. Currently, Tom is a Director of Clinical Pharmacology at Certara, a Registrar at the Royal Adelaide Hospital, and Adjunct Senior Lecturer at Monash University in Melbourne. In his spare time, Tom enjoys getting away from electronic devices.