Rebecca J. Hammon, MD

Hometown: Los Alamos, NM
Undergraduate School: Stanford University (Human Biology)
Medical School: David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Research Interests: Molecular biology of head and neck squamous cell carcinoma.


  1. Impact of human papillomavirus on oropharyngeal cancer biology and response to therapy: implications for treatment. Bonilla-Velez J, Mroz EA, Hammon RJ, Rocco JW. Otolaryngol Clin North Am. 2013 Aug;46(4):521-43.
  2. Pathology quiz case 1. Angiosarcoma. Hammon, R. J., Lin, H. W., Sadow, P. M., Lin, D. T., & Rocco, J. W. (2011). Archives of otolaryngology--head & neck surgery, 137(2), 198–200–1.
  3. Fatal neonatal myocarditis caused by a recombinant human enterovirus-B variant. Krogstad, P., Hammon, R., Halnon, N., & Whitton, J. L. (2008). The Pediatric infectious disease journal, 27(7), 668–669.
  4. Shedding and reversion of oral polio vaccine type 3 in Mexican vaccinees: comparison of mutant analysis by PCR and enzyme cleavage to a real-time PCR assay. Gnanashanmugam, D., Falkovitz-Halpern, M. S., Dodge, A., Fang, M., Wong, L. J., Esparza, M., Hammon, R., et al. (2007). Journal of clinical microbiology, 45(8), 2419–2425.
  5. Quantitative analysis of the effect of cell type and cellular differentiation on protective antigen binding to human target cells. Deshpande, A., Hammon, R. J., Sanders, C. K., & Graves, S. W. (2006). FEBS letters, 580(17), 4172–4175.