John C. Marshall

John C. Marshall, MD

Endocrinology and Metabolism
Call 434.982.3591
Primary Location:
Diabetes and Endocrine Clinic

2nd Floor, Suite 2100

415 Ray C. Hunt Dr.

Charlottesville, VA 22903

Secondary Locations:
ABMS Certification:
Member and Fellow, Royal College of Physicians, 1967; Internal Medicine, 1978; Endocrinology and Metabolism, 1981
Research Interests:

Mechanisms of GnRH regulation of gonadotropin and steroid synthesis, the etiology of PCOS in adolescence.

Clinical Practice:
Acromegaly, Thyroid Cancer, Cushing's Disease, Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS), Craniopharyngioma, Female Infertility Treatments, Non-Functioning Pituitary Adenoma, Pituitary Cysts, Prolactinoma, TSH-Producing Adenoma, Endocrine Tumors, Head & Neck Cancer, Diabetes and Metabolism

Director, Center for Research in Reproduction


John C. Marshall, MD, PhD, is the Andrew D. Hart Professor of Medical Science at the University of Virginia, and was appointed director of the Center for Research in Reproduction in 1996. Dr. Marshall received his MD and PhD degrees at Victoria University of Manchester (UK). His research focuses on physiological control of gonadotropin subunit gene expression, and clinical studies of the origins of abnormal hypothalamic functions in polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS).

  • 2011-2020 Best Doctors in America® List 
  • 2008 Clinical Investigator Award of the Endocrine Society
  • 2001 Pharmacia Corporation International Award for Excellence in Published Clinical Research - Finalist Award (Clinical Research Papers published in J. Clin. Endo. Metab. In 2000)
  • 1997 Awarded Transatlantic Medal of the Society for Endocrinology (UK)
  • 1991 Awarded Clinical Endocrinology Trust Medal (UK)
  • 1974 Awarded Welcome Senior Research Fellowship in Clinical Science to work in the Department of Medicine, University of Birmingham
  • 1973 Awarded Gold Medal for M.D. Thesis, (Post-Graduate Doctoral Degree, Ph.D. in the Faculty of Medicine), Victoria University of Manchester
  • Awarded Medical Research Council Traveling Fellowship to work in the Department of Medicine, University of California at Los Angeles, with Professor W.D. Odell
Victoria University of Manchester, England, 1965 (MB.ChB); Victoria University of Manchester, England, 1973 (MD)
Endocrine, Hammersmith Hospital, London; Cardiology and Pulmonology, Brompton Hospital, London; Neurology, Queen Square, London; Cardiology, National Heart Hospital, London
Endocrinology, Hammersmith Hospital, London; Endocrinology, Harbor General Hospital, UCLA