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Coordinator, Sports Concussion Program
Elise Hammond, a certified athletic trainer, is coordinator of the UCSF Sports Concussion Program. She is also an athletic trainer in the UCSF PlaySafe program, working with Lincoln and O'Connell high schools in San Francisco.
Hammond earned a bachelor's degree in exercise and sport science, with a focus on athletic training, at Oregon State University. She also completed minors in psychology and music.
Prior to joining UCSF, as a graduate assistant, Hammond was an athletic trainer at the University of California, Berkeley, where she worked with teams including football, women's gymnastics, track and field, and cross country.
Oregon State University, BS, Exercise and Sport Science, 2005