John C. Rutledge

John C. Rutledge

Position Title
Professor Vice Chair of Research, Internal Medicine Chief of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Clinical Nutrition

Lawrence J. Ellison Ambulatory Care Center


  1. University of Texas
  2. Austin, Texas
  3. B.A. 1972
  4. Baylor College of Medicine
  5. Houston, Texas
  6. M.D. 1976


John C. Rutledge is an expert in atherosclerosis and lipid disorders. He specializes in preventive cardiology, lipid disorders, reversal of atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, psychosocial effects of the development and progression of atherosclerosis, and women's health issues. His current laboratory research includes biology of the vascular wall.           

Professional Associations

  • American Association for the Advancement of Science
  • American College of Cardiology, Fellow
  • American College of Physicians
  • American Federation of Clinical Research
  • American Hear Association
  • American Heart Association, Fellow, Council on Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis & Vascular Biology
  • American Heart Association, Fellow, Council on Circulation
  • American Heart Association, Fellow, Council on Clinical Cardiology
  • California Heart Association