Stephen Klinkhammer, DNP, MNA, CRNA, APNP

Assistant Professor, Clinical Coordinator
Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science
College of Health Professions
Department of Nurse Anesthesia
3333 Green Bay Road
North Chicago, IL 60064
Fax: 847.775.6574



Dr. Stephen Klinkhammer has been a CRNA since 1995. He received his Master of Nurse Anesthesia from the Mayo School of Health Sciences in Rochester, MN in 1995, and his Doctor of Nursing-Anesthesia from Rush University in Chicago, IL in 2001. He has also earned a Master of Business Administration as well as a Bachelor of Science in Management.

Dr. Klinkhammer served in the U.S. Navy from 1972-1976 as a Hospital Corpsman, and was commissioned with the U.S. Army Reserve Nurse Corps from 1986-2002. He is the recipient of both a Distinguished Service Award from Vietnam Veterans of America and the Presidential Award for Outstanding Service to the Community by a Vietnam Veteran.

With a specialty in obstetrical anesthesia, Dr. Klinkhammer has taught for the Rosalind Franklin University Nurse Anesthesia Department since 2009, and is a Clinical Coordinator for students from the RFUMS Nurse Anesthesia Program whose rotations include Sinai Medical Center (Aurora Healthcare) in Milwaukee, WI. This site serves as a specialty obstetrics rotation for clinical experience.

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