M. Elizabeth Hale Hammond, MD

Research Interests

  • Heart Transplantation
  • Renal Transplantation
  • Transplantation Immunology
  • Cardiac Pathology
  • Immunopathology
  • Renal Pathology
  • Telepathology
  • Cardiac Transplantation
  • Humoral Rejection of Cardiac Transplants

Languages

  • English
  • German
  • Swedish

Academic Information

  • Departments: Internal Medicine - Adjunct Professor, Pathology - Professor Emeritus
  • Divisions: Anatomic Pathology, Cardiovascular Medicine

Board Certification

  • American Board of Pathology (Anatomic & Clinical)

Academic Office Information

  • 801-408-4217
  • LDS Hospital
    Pathology
    8th Avenue & C Street
    Salt Lake City, UT 84143

Email: impatiens42@gmail.com

Academic Bio

Dr. Elizabeth Hammond's primary transplant interest is immunopathology of heart and kidney allografts, particularly relating to humoral immune responses. She was one of the pathologists who developed the International Society of Heart and Lung Tranplantation grading schema for cardiac allograft rejection in 1990. She has written extensively on her experience with the Utah Cardiac Transplant Program.

Education History

Type School Degree
Research Fellow Massachusetts General Hospital
Immunopathology
Research Fellow
Residency Massachusetts General Hospital
Anatomic Immunology Pathology
Resident
Fellowship National Institute of Health
Pathology
Fellow
Internship University of Utah School of Medicine
Pathology
Intern
Professional Medical University of Utah Hospital School of Medicine
Medicine
M.D.
Undergraduate University of Utah
Biology
B.S.

Global Impact

Education History

Type School Degree Country
Fellowship National Institute of Health
Pathology
Fellow Sweden