Dr. Hillstrom graduated from Brown University School of Medicine and then completed a residency in diagnostic radiology and fellowship in body imaging and mammography at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston. Dr. Hillstrom's special interests are in women's imaging and abdominal imaging. She serves as the Director of the Women's Imaging Fellowship program and also serves as the Radiology representative for the Brown University Post-Graduate Referral Committee for medical students interested in a career in Radiology. She is the past president of the Rhode Island Radiologic Society (2008-2009). Dr. Hillstrom is an Assistant Professor of Diagnostic Imaging (Clinical) at The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University.