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Thursday, May 21, 2020


Brandon Hammond, MD
Resident, Anesthesiology
OGHE Global Health Scholar

Dr. Brandon Hammond, MD is a senior anesthesiology resident at UNC with interests in pediatric anesthesiology, critical care, and medical education. Along with his mentors Dr. Janey Phelps, MD and Dr. Elizabeth Fitzgerald, MD, Brandon’s project focuses on both understanding the state of pediatric anesthesia and critical care at Kamuzu Central Hospital, Lilongwe, Malawi, and introducing an age and weight-based cognitive aid to enhance provider capabilities and comfort level in caring for pediatric ICU patients. Brandon earned his Bachelor of Science in Economics from the US Naval Academy, International Master in Business Administration from the University of South Carolina, and Doctor of Medicine from the University of Arizona. Brandon’s passion for global health is rooted in his previous international coursework and experiences in the US Navy.

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