- Family Medicine
- Respiratory Therapy, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO
- Physician Assistant Studies, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND
- Respiratory Therapy, , Sheppard Air Force Base, TX
- Liberal Studies, Lake Superior College, Duluth, MN
Hammond previously worked as a registered respiratory therapist and as a cardiopulmonary journeyman with the Minnesota Air National Guard 148th Fighter Wing in Duluth.
Physician Assistant, National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants