Mark W. Weston, M.D., F.A.C.C.. F.A.C.P., F.S.C.A.I., received a fellowship in cardiology and completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of South Florida. Dr. Weston was the medical director of the heart transplant program at Tampa General Hospital, and was the director of Tampa General’s non-invasive cardiology laboratory for eight years through 1996. He is board certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular disease, advanced heart failure and heart transplant. He is also a fellow of the American College of Cardiology, a fellow of the American College of Physicians, and a fellow of the Society for Cardiac Angiography and Intervention. Dr. Weston’s research in cardiac transplantation is very extensive, and has been published in the following journals: American Journal of Cardiology, New England Journal of Medicine, American Heart Journal, Clinical Cardiology, Lancet, Annals of Thoracic Surgery and Journal of the American College of Cardiology. His most recent research and published study involved doppler tissue imaging to determine rejection. It is the first study of its kind in the world to be published. He has delivered lectures about the central nervous system and the cardiovascular system, the misplaced pacemaker, and asymptomatic coronary artery disease, to name a few. Dr. Weston is currently an affiliate associate professor for the Department of Internal Medicine at the USF Health Morsani College of Medicine.