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Todd C. Villines, MD, FACC, FAHA, MSCCT is a Professor of Medicine (Cardiology) and imaging and preventive cardiologist at the University of Virginia.

Dr. Villines completed his undergraduate training at the United States Military Academy at West Point, NY, where he was a Distinguished Graduate (top 5%) and attended medical school at the University of Oklahoma. He completed internal medicine residency, chief residency, and cardiology fellowship at the Walter Reed Medical Center in Washington,
D.C. and Bethesda, M.D.

Dr. Villines is an active clinician, scientist and teacher where he has won numerous teaching and research awards. He has published more than 300 peer-reviewed manuscripts, 4 books, and 11 book or UpToDate chapters and has taught dozens of courses around the world on the performance and interpretation of cardiac CT. Dr. Villines is the immediate-past Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Cardiovascular CT, and serves as a Guest Editor and Editorial Consultant at JACC: Cardiovascular Imaging.  Dr. Villines is a Past President of the Society of Cardiovascular CT (SCCT), winner of the SCCT’s Gold Medal Award, and the Past Chair of the ACC Imaging Section and Federal Cardiology Section. He is a former President of the Greater Washington, D.C. Region American Heart Association.

Dr. Villines retired from Active-duty military service in 2019 after achieving the rank of Colonel in the U.S. Army Medical Corps. During his 20+ years of service, he deployed to Iraq and Afghanistan, was awarded the Bronze Star, served as the Cardiology Consultant to the Army Surgeon General, and was recognized as a Master Clinician at the Walter Reed Medical Center.