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M. Elizabeth Hale Hammond

M. Elizabeth Hale Hammond, MD

Languages spoken: English, Swedish, German

Academic Information

Departments Emeritus - Pathology


Academic Office Information

Board Certification

  • American Board of Pathology (Anatomic & Clinical)

Research Interests

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

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

Research Fellow Massachusetts General Hospital
Research Fellow
Massachusetts General Hospital
Fellowship National Institute of Health
University of Utah School of Medicine
Professional Medical University of Utah Hospital School of Medicine
University of Utah