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ORCID 0000-0003-2517-4413


University studies:

  • Graduation as M.D. in Medicine. Universitat Central de Barcelona. Spain. 1988.      . Specialization in Radiology. Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona. Spain. 1990-1993.
  • Specialization in Neuroradiology (Board of the European Society of Neuroradiology. 1997.
  • Board of Neuroradiology. ESNR. 2008.
  • Master of Direction of healthcare institutions. Universitat Autónoma de Barcelona. Spain. 2011.
  • Doctoral Thesis. Universitat Autónoma de Barcelona. Spain. 2015.


Professional experience:

  • Staff Neuroradiologist. Hospital Vall d´Hebron. Barcelona.1994
  • Head of Neuroradiology.  Hospital Universitario Josep Trueta. Girona.2000.
  • Director of Publications of the Spanish Society of Radiology (SERAM). 2006-2010.
  • Member of the National Society Board of the European Society of Radiology (ESR).  2008-2012
  • Imaging committee member. Desmoteplase in acute stroke (DIAS) II trial.
  • Editor of “Radiologia Esencial”.


Current position:

  • Director. Diagnostic Imaging Institute (IDI). Radiology and Nuclear Medicine Department. Hospital Dr Josep Trueta and Hospital de Santa Caterina de Girona. Since 2013
  • Professor of Radiology. University of Girona (UDG). Since 2008.
  • Director School of Diagnostic Imaging Technician of Girona.


Research activities:

  • Principal investigator of research projects about stroke imaging and radiology Education.
  • Collaborator in more than 81 research projects about aneurysm, brain tumor, multiple sclerosis, head trauma, radiology education, radioprotection and teleradiology.


Publications: More than 218 papers. Index H 42. 8729 citations.


Lectures: More than 300 lectures.


Abstracts in congress: More than 400 oral and poster presentations.


Participation in courses: More than 120 educational courses


Reviewer: Reviewer of 19 international journals. Reviewer of Spanish and European research grants institutions.


Organization: More than 70 educational events.


Memberships:  9 scientific societies


Awards:  More than 18 awards.


Girona, 23 of August of 2021.                Salvador Pedraza