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Giulio Menciotti, DVM, MS, PhD

Assistant Professor
  • Cardiology
Giulio Menciotti
Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences
VA-MD College of Veterinary Medicine
Virginia Tech
205 Duck Pond Drive
Blacksburg, VA 24061

MS, Biomedical and Veterinary Sciences, 2020
Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
Virginia Tech
Blacksburg, VA

PhD, Biomedical and Veterinary Sciences, 2017
Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
Virginia Tech
Blacksburg, VA

DVM, 2012
University of Padua
Padova, Italy

BM, 2008
A. Pedrollo Conservatory
Vicenza, Italy

  • Myxomatous mitral valve disease
  • Advanced echocardiographic imaging
  • Pulmonary hypertension

2020-present
Assistant Professor, Cardiology

Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences
VA-MD College of Veterinary Medicine
Virginia Tech
Blacksburg, VA

2017-2020
Cardiology Resident

Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences
VA-MD College of Veterinary Medicine
Virginia Tech
Blacksburg, VA

2010-2013
Intern (Undergraduate)

Veterinary Teaching Hospital
Department of Animal Medicine, Production and Health
Padova, Italy

  • Second Best Oral Presentation: 30th ECVIM-CA Congress, European Society of Veterinary Cardiology, 2020
  • Outstanding MS Students' Award: Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine, 2019-2020
  • Young Investigator Award–Original Study: Journal of Veterinary Cardiology, 2017
  • Outstanding PhD Presentation: 28th Annual Research Symposium, Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine, 2017
  • First Place, Clinical Research Poster, Students: 12th Annual Via Research Recognition Day, 2016
  • Second Prize, Young Investigator Research Communication: 26th ECVIM-CA Congress, European Society of Veterinary Cardiology, 2016
  • Second Place, Clinical Research Poster, Students: 11th Annual Via Research Recognition Day, 2016
  • First Place, Clinical Research Poster, Students: 10th Annual Via Research Recognition Day, 2015
  • Dr. Menciotti graduated with a DVM in 2012 from the University of Padova, Italy, upon successful defense of a thesis on echocardiography in dogs. He followed his growing interest in veterinary cardiology and research, starting his PhD at Virginia Tech in 2013. Upon successful defense of his thesis, "Advanced Echocardiographic Imaging In Dogs With Myxomatous Mitral Valve Disease," he was awarded a PhD in May 2017. In July 2017, he began a residency in veterinary cardiology at Virginia Tech and was named an assistant professor in 2020.