Thomas M. Krummel, MD, FACS/FAAP

Emile Holman Professor and Chair of the Dept of Surgery, Susan B. Ford Surgeon-in-Chief at LPCH, and Professor, by courtesy, of Cardiothoracic Surgery and of Bioengineering

Professional Education

  • Residency: Medical College of Virginia (1983) VA
  • Board Certification: Pediatric Surgery, American Board of Surgery (1988)
  • Fellowship: UCSF Medical Center (1985) CA
  • Fellowship: Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh (1985) PA
  • Board Certification: General Surgery, American Board of Surgery (1984)
  • Internship: Medical College of Virginia (1978) VA
  • Medical Education: Medical College of Wisconsin (1977) WI
  • Fellowship, Univ. of CA, San Francisco, Fetal Surgery (1985)
  • Research Fellowship, Medical College of Virginia, Surgical Research (1980)
  • Resident, Children's Hospital, Pittsburgh, Pediatric Surgery (1985)
  • Chief Resident in Surgery, Medical College of Virginia, Surgery (1983)
  • Internship/Residency, Medical College of Virginia, Medicine (1982)
  • M.D., Medical College of Wisconsin, Medicine (1977)
  • B.S., University of Wisconsin-Parkside, Chemistry (1973)

Honors & Awards

  • Fellow, American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE) College of Fellows. (2014-present)
  • Outstanding Achievement in Medicine Award, Santa Clara Country Medical Association (2009)
  • Consultant - Mission reforme C.H.U., French Government (2009)
  • Proclamation of Thanks, LPCH Government Relations Department (2007)
  • Finalist: Franklin G. Ebaugh, Jr. Award, Stanford University School of Medicine (2007)
  • International Health Professional of the Year, International Biographical Center (2006)
  • The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation Award for Excellence in Clinical Teaching, Stanford University School of Medicine (2004)
  • Recognition of Service Excellence (ROSE), Lucile Packard Children's Hospital at Stanford (2004)
  • The John Austin Collins, MD Memorial Award-Outstanding Teaching and Dedication to Resident Teaching, Department of Surgery at Stanford University (2004)
  • America's Top Doctors, Castle Connolly Medical Ltd (2003-2009)
  • Best Doctors, San Francisco Magazine (2003-2005)
  • Best Doctors in America, Best Doctors Corporation (2002-2008)
  • Special Congressional Recognition, House of Representatives, USA (2003)
  • Alumnus of the Year, Marquette Medical Alumni Association - Medical College of Wisconsin (2003)
  • Computerworld Smithsonian Award - Information Technology and Innovation in Medicine, Penn State Department of Surgery (1999)
  • Computerworld Smithsonian Award - Robotically Assisted Microsurgery, Penn State Department of Surgery (1997)
  • Traveling Fellowship Award, James IV Association of Surgeons (1996)
  • The Thomas V.N. Ballantine Memorial Excellence in Surgical Education Award, Surgical Residents of the Milton S. Hershey Medical Center (1991)
  • Commencement Speaker, University of Wisconsin-Parkside (1991)
  • Distinguished Alumni Achievement Award, University of Wisconsin-Parkside (1991)
  • Chief Residents' Outstanding Teacher Award, Medical College of Virginia (1990)
  • "Outstanding Young Surgeon", VA Chapter American College of Surgeons (1989)
  • Fellowship, American College of Surgeons (1987-1989)
  • IA Bigger Medal "Outstanding Chief Resident", Medical College of Virginia (1983)
  • Resident Research Award, American Academy of Pediatrics Surgical Section (1981)
  • James Ewing Resident Research Award, Society of Surgical Oncology (1981)
  • Bigger-Lehman Resident Research Award, Virginia Surgical Society (1981)
  • David M. Hume Resident Research Award, Medical College of Virginia (1979)
  • "Outstanding Member 1977 Graduating Class", Medical College of Wisconsin (1977)
  • Millman Award, Medical College of Wisconsin (1977)

Administrative Appointments

  • Emile Holman Professor and Chair, Stanford University School of Medicine - Department of Surgery (1999 - Present)
  • Susan B. Ford Surgeon in Chief, Lucile Packard Children's Hospital (2002 - Present)
  • Director, Surgical Innovation Program (2004 - Present)
  • Co-Director, Biodesign Program (2006 - Present)
  • Director, Stanford Education Institute/ Goodman Simulation Center (2007 - 2011)
  • Program Director, General Surgery Residency Training Program (2009 - 2011)

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