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Gregory Hammer

Academic Appointments

  • Professor of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine and, by courtesy, of Pediatrics at the Stanford University Medical Center

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Contact Information

  • Clinical Offices
    Department of Anesthesia 300 Pasteur Dr Rm H3584C MC 5640 Stanford, CA 94305
    Tel Work (650) 725-5848 Fax (650) 204-6563
  • Academic Offices
    Personal Information
    Email Tel (650) 725-5848 Tel (650) 723-7835
    Not for medical emergencies or patient use

Professional Overview

Clinical Focus

  • Anesthesia

Academic Appointments

Administrative Appointments

  • Director, Pediatric Anesthesia Research (2005 - 2015)
  • Associate Director, Pediatric ICU (1995 - 2010)

Honors and Awards

  • Best Doctors in America, Best Doctors in America (1996-Present)
  • Graduation with Honors, U. of Illinois College of Medicine (1982)
  • Graduation with Honors, U. of Wisconsin (1977)
  • Graduation with Honors, Phillips Academy (1973)

Professional Education

Internship: Children's Hospital of Oakland CA (1983)
Board Certification: Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, American Board of Pediatrics (1990)
Residency: Children's Hospital of Oakland CA (1985)
Board Certification: Anesthesia, American Board of Anesthesiology (1989)
Fellowship: Children's Hospital of Philadelphia PA (1988)
Board Certification: Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics (1987)
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Scientific Focus

Current Research and Scholarly Interests

Dr. Hammer's primary research interests are pediatric pharmacology and perioperative care of children undergoing cardiac surgery. He has numerous funded research projects in these areas, including an NIH grant for $4.3 million to study the pharmacology of sodium nitroprusside, a drug commonly used for blood pressure control in the operating room and ICU. Dr. Hammer has two other NIH grants and other ongoing research projects in the area of pediatric pharmacology.


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