Grant Lipman

Emergency medicine doctor

Emergency Department

  • 900 Quarry Road Extension
  • Stanford, CA 94304
  • Phone: 650-723-5111
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Professional Education

Residency: St Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center/Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons (2004) NY

Medical Education: St George's University School of Medicine (2001) West Indies

Board Certification: Emergency Medicine, American Board of Emergency Medicine (2005)

BA, Connecticut College, Environmental Studies (1995)

MD, St. George's School of Medicine, Medicine (2001)

Residency, St. Luke's -Roosevelt Hospital, Emergency Medicine (2004)

Fellow, Stanford University Hospital, Wilderness Medicine (2005)

Honors & Awards

Research Award, Wilderness Medical Society (2013)

Administrative Appointments

Medical Advisor, California Outward Bound, 2012

Medical Director, Stanford Outdoor Education, Stanford University, 2009

Director, ED Fast Track, Division of Emegency Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, 2012

Co-Director, Wilderness Medicine Fellowship, 2014

Editorial Board / Reviewer, Wilderness and Environmental Medicine, 2004

Executive Board Member, American College of Emergency Physicians Section of Wilderness Medicine, 2006

Clinical Trials

Clinical trials are research studies that evaluate a new medical approach, device, drug, or other treatment. As a Stanford Hospital & Clinics patient, you have access to the latest, advanced clinical trials.

Open trials refer to studies currently accepting participants. Closed trials are not currently enrolling, but may open in the future.

Wilderness Medical Society practice guidelines for the prevention and treatment of heat-related illness.
Lipman, G. S., Eifling, K. P., Ellis, M. A., Gaudio, F. G., Otten, E. M., & Grissom, C. K. (2013). Wilderness Medical Society practice guidelines for the prevention and treatment of heat-related illness. Wilderness & environmental medicine, 24(4), 351-361.

Ibuprofen Prevents Altitude Illness: A Randomized Controlled Trial for Prevention of Altitude Illness With Nonsteroidal Anti-inflammatories
Lipman, G. S., Kanaan, N. C., Holck, P. S., Constance, B. B., & Gertsch, J. H. (2012). Ibuprofen Prevents Altitude Illness: A Randomized Controlled Trial for Prevention of Altitude Illness With Nonsteroidal Anti-inflammatories. ANNALS OF EMERGENCY MEDICINE, 59(6), 484-490.

Keeping a broad perspective: Reply regarding the Wilderness Medical Society practice guidelines for the prevention and treatment of heat-related illness.
Lipman, G. S., Eifling, K. P., Ellis, M. A., Gaudio, F. G., Otten, E. M., & Grissom, C. K. (2014). Keeping a broad perspective: Reply regarding the Wilderness Medical Society practice guidelines for the prevention and treatment of heat-related illness. Wilderness & environmental medicine, 25(2), 251-252.

The importance of keeping cool: Reply regarding the Wilderness Medical Society practice guidelines for the prevention and treatment of heat-related illness.
Lipman, G. S., Eifling, K. P., Ellis, M. A., Gaudio, F. G., Otten, E. M., & Grissom, C. K. (2014). The importance of keeping cool: Reply regarding the Wilderness Medical Society practice guidelines for the prevention and treatment of heat-related illness. Wilderness & environmental medicine, 25(2), 247-249.

A Prospective Cohort Study of Acute Kidney Injury in Multi-stage Ultramarathon Runners: The Biochemistry in Endurance Runner Study (BIERS)
Lipman, G. S., Krabak, B. J., Waite, B. L., Logan, S. B., Menon, A., & Chan, G. K. (2014). A Prospective Cohort Study of Acute Kidney Injury in Multi-stage Ultramarathon Runners: The Biochemistry in Endurance Runner Study (BIERS). RESEARCH IN SPORTS MEDICINE, 22(2), 185-192.

Core Content for Wilderness Medicine Fellowship Training of Emergency Medicine Graduates
Lipman, G. S., Weichenthal, L., Harris, N. S., McIntosh, S. E., Cushing, T., & Auerbach, P. S. (2014). Core Content for Wilderness Medicine Fellowship Training of Emergency Medicine Graduates. ACADEMIC EMERGENCY MEDICINE, 21(2), 204-207.

Clinical practice guidelines for treatment of exercise-associated hyponatremia.
Lipman, G. S. (2013). Clinical practice guidelines for treatment of exercise-associated hyponatremia. Wilderness & environmental medicine, 24(4), 466-468.

Ibuprofen for prevention of acute mountain sickness: is bigger really better?
Lipman, G. S., & Kanaan, N. C. (2013). Ibuprofen for prevention of acute mountain sickness: is bigger really better?. Wilderness & environmental medicine, 24(2), 177-178.

Injury and illnesses prevention for ultramarathoners.
Krabak, B. J., Waite, B., & Lipman, G. (2013). Injury and illnesses prevention for ultramarathoners. Current sports medicine reports, 12(3), 183-189.

Chemical Cold Packs May Provide Insufficient Enthalpy Change for Treatment of Hyperthermia
Phan, S., Lissoway, J., & Lipman, G. S. (2013). Chemical Cold Packs May Provide Insufficient Enthalpy Change for Treatment of Hyperthermia. WILDERNESS & ENVIRONMENTAL MEDICINE, 24(1), 37-41.

Pharmacologic Prevention for Acute Mountain Sickness-Lack of Appropriate Inclusion of the Available Evidence
Lipman, G. S., & Gertsch, J. H. (2012). Pharmacologic Prevention for Acute Mountain Sickness-Lack of Appropriate Inclusion of the Available Evidence. ANNALS OF EMERGENCY MEDICINE, 60(4), 538-539.

Optic Nerve Sheath Diameter Changes on Ascent to High Altitude
LIPMAN, G. S., Kanaan, N., Constance, B., Holck, P., Grimm, E., & Williams, S. (2011). Optic Nerve Sheath Diameter Changes on Ascent to High Altitude. ANNALS OF EMERGENCY MEDICINE, 58(4), S185-S186.

Prospective, Double-Blind, Randomized, Placebo-Controlled Comparison of Acetazolamide Versus Ibuprofen for Prophylaxis Against High Altitude Headache: The Headache Evaluation at Altitude Trial (HEAT)
Gertsch, J. H., Lipman, G. S., Holck, P. S., Merritt, A., Mulcahy, A., & Zafren, K. (2010). Prospective, Double-Blind, Randomized, Placebo-Controlled Comparison of Acetazolamide Versus Ibuprofen for Prophylaxis Against High Altitude Headache: The Headache Evaluation at Altitude Trial (HEAT). WILDERNESS & ENVIRONMENTAL MEDICINE, 21(3), 236-243.

Possible Unilateral Ultraviolet Keratoconjunctivitis During an Expedition-Length Desert Race
Lipman, G. S., Constance, B. B., & Ladbrook, M. (2010). Possible Unilateral Ultraviolet Keratoconjunctivitis During an Expedition-Length Desert Race. WILDERNESS & ENVIRONMENTAL MEDICINE, 21(2), 171-172.

Carbon monoxide toxicity at high altitude
Lipman, G. S. (2006). Carbon monoxide toxicity at high altitude. WILDERNESS & ENVIRONMENTAL MEDICINE, 17(2), 144-145.

Survival rates and cardiopulmonary resuscitation
Borzotta, A., Lipman, G., & Dunn, P. M. (1998). Survival rates and cardiopulmonary resuscitation. CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE, 26(7), 1293-1294.