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Stephen Klinkhammer, CRNA, DNP

Assistant Professor and Director of Anesthesia Simulation
Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science
College of Health Professions
Department of Nurse Anesthesia
3333 Green Bay Road
North Chicago, IL 60064
Phone: 847.578.8386
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 Practice-Anesthesia Nursing from Rush University in Chicago in 2001.   Stephen also holds a Masters in Business Administration and Bachelor of Science in Management from Cardinal Stritch University in Milwaukee.

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 retiring as a Major from the Army Nurse Corps.  Being extremely active in his community, 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 the Director of Anesthesia Simulation. 

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