Biography: Robert Chilton, MD, DO, FACC, FAHA, FACP
Dr. Chilton is professor of medicine and the director of the cardiac catheterization laboratories at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio in San Antonio, Texas. He is a fellow of the American College of Cardiology, the American College of Physicians, and the American Heart Association. Over the past 20 years, Dr. Chilton has authored numerous articles, book chapters, and abstracts. He has also delivered presentations on cardiology and served as a web master for vascular biology and lipid Internet sites and as a reviewer for Diabetes Care and other journals. He has performed research in the fields of vascular biology, electrophysiology, and interventional cardiology. He has received the outstanding teacher award at the University of Texas Health Science Center. In 2010 he received the ACOI researcher of the year award on GLP1 and cardiovascular disease. He is currently is a review for American Journal of Cardiology, Diabetes Care and other journals. At present is deputy editor of clinical diabetes journal and catheterization and cardiovascular interventions journal. He is a fellow of the American Heart Association and American College of Physicians.
Dr. Chilton completed a medical residency at the University of Oklahoma in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, and a postdoctoral fellowship in cardiology at Wilford Hall USAF Medical Center in San Antonio, Texas. He is board certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular disease, electrophysiology, and interventional cardiology.