Professor Geoffrey K. Lighthall
Palo Alto Veterans Affairs Medical Center , Staff Physician
Geoffrey Lighthall is Professor of Anesthesia and Critical Care, Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine at Stanford University School of Medicine, and Staff Physician at Palo Alto Veterans Affairs Medical Center. Along with patient care in Anesthesiology and ICU, Geoffrey created the first rapid response team in his area and in the US VA System, and he is active in research on the management of critically ill patients. Geoffrey has been a leader in the use of medical simulation systems to train critical care teams, and enjoys teaching and the privilege of working in an academic environment.
Geoffrey has lived in California most of his life and spends most of his free time participating in outdoor activities there.