About Gabriela Spilberg


Molecular Cancer Imaging Clinical Fellowship
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA
Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, MA

Cardiovascular Imaging Clinical Fellowship
Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA

Emergency Radiology Clinical Fellowship
Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA

Interventional Radiology Clinical Fellowship
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Neuro-Diagnostic Radiology Clinical Fellowship
University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA

Post-Doc Research Fellow
New England Center for Stroke Research, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA

Radiology Residency,
Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, UFRJ

Doctor of Medicine
Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, UFRJ


Joint Program in Nuclear Medicine
Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, MA
Harvard-affiliated Institutions


2018 RSNA Certificate of Merit: “The (He)art of Diagnosing Complex Cardiac Cases: Case Based Quiz for Residents.” Baliyan V, Pierce T, Spilberg Missine G, Feneis J, Ghoshhajra B, Hedgire S

High Impact Clinical Trials sessions at the 2018 RSNA Annual meeting “Efficacy and Safety of Transdermal, Sublingual, and Oral Nitroglycerin Administration for Coronary CT Angiography: Results of a Prospective Randomized Trial.” Dominik Fleischmann, Jan-Erik Scholtz, Vinit Baliyan, Sandeep S. Hedgire, Nathaniel D. Mercaldo, Theodore T. Pierce, Gabriela Spilberg, Katherine Stockton, Travis L. Redel, Frederick R. McNulty, Jr Russel J. Roberts, Udo Hoffmann, Brian B. Ghoshhajra.

2011 Best Presentation Award at the Society of Neurointerventional Surgery (SNIS) 8th meeting


Ad-hoc reviewer:
– Cancer Imaging
– European Journal of Radiology
– Medical Journal of Dr. D.Y. Patil Vidyapeeth

International Editorial Advisory Board:
– Medical Journal of Dr. D.Y. Patil Vidyapeeth


Appointed to ASER (American Society of Emergency Radiology) 2017 Scientific Program Subcommittee, 2017

Intensive Seminar Harvard Business School Value-Based Health Care Delivery, sponsored by Partners Healthcare, 2017

Leadership track, level 3/4 (before discontinued) – Radiology Leadership Institute (American College of Radiology), 2016- 2018

Radiology Leadership Institute Summit, 2016

Invited to participate at the Workshop Dual Energy CT Forchheim, Germany (Siemens HQ), 2016

Harvard Emerging Leaders Seminar – Harvard Business School – Radiology Leadership Institute (American College of Radiology), 2016


Massachusetts Medical License, 2016-Present
Massachusetts Medical License, 2011-2013
ECFMG Certificate, 2010 – Present
Brazilian Radiology Certificate, 2010 – Present
Brazilian Medical License, 2006 – Present


Randomized Trial Comparing Transdermal With Sublingual Nitroglycerin Administration for Coronary Vasodilation in CTA. Scholtz JE, Baliyan V, Hedgire S, Mercaldo ND, Pierce TT, Missine GZ, Meyersohn NM, Stockton K, Redel TL, McNulty F, Savage C. JACC: Cardiovascular Imaging. 2019 May 15:3032.

Impact of Radiology Report Wording on Care of Patients With Acute Epiploic Appendagitis. Renata R. Almeida, Ajay K. Singh, Mohammad Mansouri, Gabriela Spilberg, Tarik Alkasab, and Michael H. Lev, American Journal of Roentgenology 0 0:0, 1-6

Understanding the impact of ‘cost’ under MACRA: a NeuroInterventional imperative! Spilberg G, Nicola GN, Rosenkrantz AB, et al. Journal of NeuroInterventional Surgery Published Online First: 23 July 2018.

Availability and Location of Cardiac CT and MR Services in Massachusetts. Spilberg G, Scholtz J, Udo Hoffman U, Rosman D, Brink J, Hirsch J, Ghoshhajra, B. JACR; Published online: February 28th, 2018.

Visualization of a small hidden intracranial aneurysm during endovascular thrombectomy for acute MCA occlusion. Kühn AL, Hou SY, Spilberg G, Wakhloo AK. J Vasc Interv Neurol. 2014 May;7(1):47-9.

Reduction of Coil Mass Artifacts in High-Resolution Flat Detector Conebeam CT of Cerebral Stent-Assisted Coiling. Van der Bom, Spilberg G, Ruijters D, van de Haar P, Carelsen B, Vedantham S, Gounis MJ, Wakhloo AK. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2013 Nov;34(11):2163-70. doi: 10.3174/ajnr. A3561. Epub 2013 May 30.

Wingspan experience in the treatment of symptomatic intracranial atherosclerotic disease after antithrombotic failure. Samaniego EA, Tari-Capone F, Linfante I, Silva CF, Spilberg G, Gounis M, Wakhloo AK, Dabus G.J Neurointerv Surg. 2012 Apr 27.

The Effect of Intracranial Stent Implantation on the Curvature of the Cerebrovasculature. King RM, Chueh JY, van der Bom IM, Silva CF, Carniato SL, Spilberg G, Wakhloo AK, Gounis MJ. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2012 Apr 26.

Closed-Cell Stent for Coil Embolization of Intracranial Aneurysms: Clinical and Angiographic Results. Wakhloo AK, Linfante I, Silva CF, Samaniego EA, Dabus G, Etezadi V, Spilberg G, Gounis MJ. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2012 Apr 5.

Endovascular treatment of tentorial dural arteriovenous fistulae. Wajnberg E, Spilberg G, Rezende MT, Abud DG, Kessler I, Mounayer C; Association of Rothschild Foundation Alumni (ARFA). Interv Neuroradiol. 2012 Mar;18(1):60-8. Epub 2012 Mar 16.

Embolization of intra-axial hypervascular tumors with Onyx: report of three cases. Dabus G, Pryor J, Spilberg G, Samaniego EA, Nogueira RG. J Neurointerv Surg. 2012 Jan 31.

Temporal Evolution of Susceptibility Artifacts from Coiled Aneurysms on MR Angiography: An In Vivo Canine Study. Spilberg G, Carniato SL, King RM, van der Bom IM, Mehra M, Walvick RP, Wakhloo AK, Gounis MJ. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2012 Jan 12.

A preliminary experiment utilizing “aneurysm neck remodeling technique” for management of complex wide-necked renal artery aneurysms. Wajnberg, E; Spilberg, G.; Aquino, D. Radiol Bras. 2010 Jan/Fev;43(1):00–00

Superior ophthalmic vein puncture: an alternative approach to treat complex cavernous sinus fistulae. Wajnberg, E.; Spilberg, G. Z.; and Gasparetto, E. L. Arq. Neuro-Psiquiatr, June 2009, vol.67, no.2b, p.523-526.

Magnetic resonance findings of neurofibromatosis type 2: a case report. Spilberg, G.; Marchiori, E.; Gasparetto, E.; Cabral, R.F.; Takayassu, T.C.; Batista, R.R.; Vieira, I.G.; Cases Journal 2009, 2:6720

Pulmonary amyloidosis with calcified nodules and masses- a six-year Computed tomography follow-up: a case report; Vieira, I.G.; Marchiori, E.; Zanetti, G.; Cabral, R.F.; Takayassu, T.C.; Spilberg, G.; and Batista, R.R. Cases Journal 2009, 2:6540

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