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Robert L. Norris

Academic Appointments

  • Professor of Surgery (Emergency Medicine) at the Stanford University Medical Center

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Contact Information

  • Clinical Offices
    Stanford Emergency Department 300 Pasteur Dr Alway Bldg M121 MC 5119 Stanford, CA 94305
    Tel Work (650) 725-9445 Fax (650) 723-0121
    Stanford Emergency Department 300 Pasteur Dr H1260 MC 5239 Stanford, CA 94305
    Tel Work (650) 725-4492 Fax (650) 736-7605
  • Academic Offices
    Personal Information
    Email Tel (650) 725-9445
    Alternate Contact
    Dolly Kagawa Operations Manager, Division of Emergency Medicine Tel Work (650)725-9445
    Not for medical emergencies or patient use

Professional Overview

Clinical Focus

  • Emergency Medicine
  • Advanced Airway Management
  • Venomous Bites and Stings
  • Wilderness Medicine
  • Disaster Medicine

Academic Appointments

Administrative Appointments

  • Chief, Division of Emergency Medicine, Stanford University Medical Center (1995 - 2014)

Honors and Awards

  • Editor Emeritus, Wilderness and Environmental Medicine (2011)
  • Founders' Award, Wilderness Medical Society (2011)
  • Fellow, American Academcy of Emergency Medicine (2009)
  • Research Award, Wilderness Medical Society (2007)
  • Education Award, Wilderness Medical Society (2005)
  • Fellow, American College of Emergency Physicians (1989)

Professional Education

Residency: Akron City Hospital OH (1986)
Board Certification: Emergency Medicine, American Board of Emergency Medicine (1987)
Internship: Akron City Hospital OH (1984)
Medical Education: Medical College of Virginia VA (1983)
MD: Medical College of Virginia, Virginia Commonwealth University, Medicine (1983)



Scientific Focus

Current Research and Scholarly Interests

Environmental toxinology, with special emphasis on envenomations (particularly snake venom poisoning; Airway management techniques; Tactical medicine


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