Frederick Lief Ruberg, MD

Associate Professor, Medicine

Frederick Ruberg
617.638.8968
75 E. Newton St Collamore Building

Biography

Dr. Ruberg’s clinical and research expertise is in the field of cardiac imaging including echocardiography and cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging (CMR). Dr. Ruberg applies imaging in research designed to facilitate improved diagnosis and management of the infiltrative cardiomyopathy cardiac amyloidosis.

Other Positions

  • Associate Professor, Radiology, Boston University School of Medicine
  • Member, Whitaker Cardiovascular Institute, Boston University
  • Member, Amyloidosis Center, Boston University
  • Program Director, Pilot Translational & Clinical Studies Program, Clinical and Translational Science Institute, Boston University School of Medicine

Education

  • University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, MD
  • Haverford College, BA

Publications

  • Published on 10/11/2021

    Alreshq R, Tugal D, Siddiqi O, Ruberg F. Conduction abnormalities and role of cardiac pacing in cardiac amyloidosis: A systematic review. Pacing Clin Electrophysiol. 2021 Oct 11. PMID: 34632598.

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  • Published on 9/27/2021

    Maurer MS, Ruberg FL. Cardiac Scintigraphy and Screening for Transthyretin Cardiac Amyloidosis: Caveat Emptor. Circulation. 2021 Sep 28; 144(13):1005-1007. PMID: 34570590.

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  • Published on 8/1/2021

    Dorbala S, Ando Y, Bokhari S, Dispenzieri A, Falk RH, Ferrari VA, Fontana M, Gheysens O, Gillmore JD, Glaudemans AWJM, Hanna MA, Hazenberg BPC, Kristen AV, Kwong RY, Maurer MS, Merlini G, Miller EJ, Moon JC, Murthy VL, Quarta CC, Rapezzi C, Ruberg FL, Shah SJ, Slart RHJA, Verberne HJ, Bourque JM. Correction to: ASNC/AHA/ASE/EANM/HFSA/ISA/SCMR/SNMMI expert consensus recommendations for multimodality imaging in cardiac amyloidosis: Part 1 of 2-evidence base and standardized methods of imaging. J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Aug; 28(4):1761-1762. PMID: 34259978.

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  • Published on 8/1/2021

    Dorbala S, Ando Y, Bokhari S, Dispenzieri A, Falk RH, Ferrari VA, Fontana M, Gheysens O, Gillmore JD, Glaudemans AWJM, Hanna MA, Hazenberg BPC, Kristen AV, Kwong RY, Maurer MS, Merlini G, Miller EJ, Moon JC, Murthy VL, Quarta CC, Rapezzi C, Ruberg FL, Shah SJ, Slart RHJA, Verberne HJ, Bourque JM. Correction to: ASNC/AHA/ASE/EANM/HFSA/ISA/SCMR/SNMMI Expert consensus recommendations for multimodality imaging in cardiac amyloidosis: Part 2 of 2-Diagnostic criteria and appropriate utilization. J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Aug; 28(4):1763-1767. PMID: 34279803.

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  • Published on 7/1/2021

    Dorbala S, Ando Y, Bokhari S, Dispenzieri A, Falk RH, Ferrari VA, Fontana M, Gheysens O, Gillmore JD, Glaudemans AWJM, Hanna MA, Hazenberg BPC, Kristen AV, Kwong RY, Maurer MS, Merlini G, Miller EJ, Moon JC, Murthy VL, Quarta CC, Rapezzi C, Ruberg FL, Shah SJ, Slart RHJA, Verberne HJ, Bourque JM. ASNC/AHA/ASE/EANM/HFSA/ISA/SCMR/SNMMI Expert Consensus Recommendations for Multimodality Imaging in Cardiac Amyloidosis: Part 2 of 2-Diagnostic Criteria and Appropriate Utilization. Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2021 Jul; 14(7):e000030. PMID: 34196222.

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  • Published on 7/1/2021

    Dorbala S, Ando Y, Bokhari S, Dispenzieri A, Falk RH, Ferrari VA, Fontana M, Gheysens O, Gillmore JD, Glaudemans AWJM, Hanna MA, Hazenberg BPC, Kristen AV, Kwong RY, Maurer MS, Merlini G, Miller EJ, Moon JC, Murthy VL, Quarta CC, Rapezzi C, Ruberg FL, Shah SJ, Slart RHJA, Verberne HJ, Bourque JM. ASNC/AHA/ASE/EANM/HFSA/ISA/SCMR/SNMMI Expert Consensus Recommendations for Multimodality Imaging in Cardiac Amyloidosis: Part 1 of 2-Evidence Base and Standardized Methods of Imaging. Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2021 Jul; 14(7):e000029. PMID: 34196223.

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  • Published on 7/1/2021

    Dorbala S, Ando Y, Bokhari S, Dispenzieri A, Falk RH, Ferrari VA, Fontana M, Gheysens O, Gillmore JD, Glaudemans AWJM, Hanna MA, Hazenberg BPC, Kristen AV, Kwong RY, Maurer MS, Merlini G, Miller EJ, Moon JC, Murthy VL, Quarta CC, Rapezzi C, Ruberg FL, Shah SJ, Slart RHJA, Verberne HJ, Bourque JM. Addendum to ASNC/AHA/ASE/EANM/HFSA/ISA/SCMR/SNMMI expert consensus recommendations for multimodality imaging in cardiac amyloidosis: Part 1 of 2-evidence base and standardized methods of imaging. J Nucl Cardiol. 2021 Aug; 28(4):1769-1774. PMID: 34196911.

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  • Published on 7/1/2021

    Dorbala S, Ando Y, Bokhari S, Dispenzieri A, Falk RH, Ferrari VA, Fontana M, Gheysens O, Gillmore JD, Glaudemans AWJM, Hanna MA, Hazenberg BPC, Kristen AV, Kwong RY, Maurer MS, Merlini G, Miller EJ, Moon JC, Murthy VL, Quarta CC, Rapezzi C, Ruberg FL, Shah SJ, Slart RHJA, Verberne HJ, Bourque JM. Addendum to ASNC/AHA/ASE/EANM/HFSA/ISA/SCMR/SNMMI Expert Consensus Recommendations for Multimodality Imaging in Cardiac Amyloidosis: Part 1 of 2-Evidence Base and Standardized Methods of Imaging. J Card Fail. 2021 Jul 01. PMID: 34217819.

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  • Published on 6/15/2021

    Patel RK, Fontana M, Ruberg FL. Cardiac Amyloidosis: Multimodal Imaging of Disease Activity and Response to Treatment. Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2021 06; 14(6):e009025. PMID: 34129344.

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  • Published on 5/19/2021

    Poterucha TJ, Elias P, Ruberg FL, DeLuca A, Kinkhabwala M, Johnson LL, Griffin JM, Pandey S, Einstein AJ, Maurer MS. False Positive 99mTc-Pyrophosphate Scanning Leading to Inappropriate Tafamidis Prescriptions. JACC Cardiovasc Imaging. 2021 10; 14(10):2042-2044. PMID: 34023264.

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