Fred Rottnek, MD, MAHCM
Fred Rottnek is the Medical Director of the Assisted Recovery Centers of America.
Dr. Rottnek is a Professor and the Director of Community Medicine at Saint Louis University School of Medicine and Medical Director of the Physician Assistant Program.
He is a graduate of the Saint Louis University School of Medicine and the Master of Arts in Health Care Mission Program at Aquinas Institute of Theology.
On September 30, 2016, he completed a 15-year sentence in Correctional Health Care at the Saint Louis County Department of Public Health at the Buzz Westfall Justice Center and Saint Louis County Family Courts. He teaches in the School of Medicine, the PA Program, and the Interprofessional Education Program, directs the Rodney M. Coe Distinction in Community Service Program.
He serves on the boards of the Saint Louis Regional Health Commission, St. Louis’ Criminal Justice Ministry, and Alive and Well Communities.
Recently he joined the Assisted Recovery Centers of America (ARCA) as Medical Director.
He is currently working with colleagues in the SLU community and with national organizations to promote training, practice, and establishment of a SLU Fellowship in Addiction Medicine.