Dr. Lilly attended Vanderbilt Medical School in Nashville, and then came to UT Southwestern for internal medicine residency in 1998. He joined the faculty at the Dallas VA Medical Center in 2001 and is currently director of the outpatient resident clinic at the VA (Prime Clinic), and is a frequent attending physician on the inpatient teaching service. He has been a long-time member and former chairman of the VA ethics committee. Clinical and academic interests include preventive and cardiovascular care, medical education, bioethics, medical administration and healthcare systems, and international health. Dr. Lilly’s interests outside of medicine include spending time with family, church, and sporting events.