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Nicklaus Brandehoff, MD

Nicklaus Brandehoff, MD

Dr. Brandehoff is an emergency physicians and medical toxicologist with a focus on envenomations.  He has an appointment as Assistant Clinical Professor of Emergency Medicine at the University of Colorado School of Medicine, is faculty at the Rocky Mountain Poison and Drug Center, and is a Clinical Instructor at the UCSF-Fresno Department of Emergency Medicine.  He is also the Medical Director for the Asclepius Snakebite Foundation, a 501(c)3 non-profit, that focuses on improving snakebite education and management in West Africa and is the Medical Director for Snakebite Management Solutions.

Dr. Brandehoff received his Doctorate of Medicine from the University of California San Francisco.  He then completed residency in Emergency Medicine at UCSF-Fresno where he won numerous awards as an educator.  He subsequently went on to the Rocky Mountain Poison and Drug Center for a Medical Toxicology Fellowship.  After completion of fellowship, he went back to UCSF-Fresno to become an Assistant Clinical Professor of Emergency Medicine and Medical Toxicology for 2 years.  He returned to Colorado to join Toxicology Associates, continue to educate Medical Toxicology Fellows at the RMPDC, and continue his research in envenomations.  He actively practices emergency medicine and medical toxicology in both Colorado and California.

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