Todd C. Villines, MD, FACC, FAHA, MSCCT
Dr. Todd C. Villines is Professor of Medicine and clinical cardiologist
at the Cardiovascular Imaging Center at the University of Virginia Health System
and School of Medicine in Charlottesville, Virginia. He is an active clinical cardiologist,
multimodality cardiovascular imager, and clinical researcher with focus in the
areas of cardiovascular imaging and prevention.
Dr. Villines completed undergraduate training at the United States
Military Academy at West Point, NY where he graduated with honors as a Distinguished Graduate. He completed
medical school at the University of Oklahoma in Oklahoma City, and his Internal
Medicine residency and cardiology fellowship at the Walter Reed Army Medical
Center in Washington, D.C. Dr. Villines is board certified in Internal
Medicine, Cardiovascular Diseases, Cardiac Computed Tomography, and Advanced
Adult Echocardiography. He is a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha medical honor society. He has won numerous teaching awards and has been recognized as a Master
Clinician at the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, where he
served as the Fellowship Program Director (2013-2019) and Director of
Cardiovascular Research (2008-2019).
Dr. Villines has published more than 190 peer-reviewed manuscripts, 2 books
and 8 book chapters primarily in the areas of cardiovascular imaging and
prevention, with numerous publications having appeared in particularly high-impact
journals such as The New England Journal of Medicine, Circulation, the European Heart Journal and the Journal of the American College
of Cardiology, among others. He
recently served as the Executive Editor for the Journal of Cardiovascular
Computed Tomography (JCCT), and is an Editorial Consultant and Guest Editor
for the Journal of the American College of Cardiology: Cardiovascular
Imaging. Dr. Villines also recently served as the Editor-in-Chief of Current
Cardiovascular Imaging Reports and he served as the Editor-in-Chief for the
American College of Cardiology’s Cardiac CT Self-Assessment Program, 3rd
Edition (CCT-SAP 3).
Dr. Villines is the current Chair of the American College of Cardiology
(ACC) Imaging Section and Leadership Council, a Past President (2017-2018) and Master of the Society of Cardiovascular CT (MSCCT), and the
Immediate Past Chair of the ACC Federal Cardiology Section and Leadership
Council. He is the current SCCT representative to the American College of
Radiology Appropriateness Criteria Writing Group for Cardiovascular Imaging.
*Dr. Villines involvement with the SCCT is as a volunteer and not in his official capacity. His volunteer service to the SCCT does not constitute endorsement or implied endorsement of the SCCT on the part of the Department of Defense or the U.S. Government.