Dr. Lund was born in Duluth, MN and attended Harvard College and Harvard Medical School. He received his general surgical training at the MGH in Boston, and his pediatric surgical training at Boston Children's Hospital. His initial career was spent as a trauma, transplant and general pediatric surgeon at Boston Children's. In 1999, he became Surgeon-in-Chief of the University of Wisconsin Children's Hospital in in Madison, and in 2001 became Chair of General Surgery at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. In 2011, he became Executive Vice President of the Phoenix Children's Medical Group and Surgeon-in-Chief at Phoenix Children's Hospital. Dr. Lund joined the Stanford faculty in Pediatric Surgery and as Associate Dean of the Faculty in Pediatrics and Obstetrics as well as Chief Medical Officer at Lucile Packard Children's Hospital in March, 2015.

Clinical Focus

  • Pediatric Surgery

Academic Appointments

Administrative Appointments

  • Associate Dean of the Faculty for Pediatrics and Obstetrics, Stanford University School of Medicine (2015 - Present)
  • Chief Medical Officer, Lucile Packard Children's Hospital (2015 - Present)
  • Executive Vice President and Surgeon-in-Chief, Phoenix Children's Hospital (2011 - 2015)
  • Chairman, Division of General Surgery, University of Wisconsin-Madison (2001 - 2011)
  • Surgeon-in-Chief, University of Wisconsin Children's Hospital/American Family Children's Hospita (1999 - 2011)
  • Medical Director, Level 1 Trauma Center, Boston Children's Hospital (1993 - 1999)

Boards, Advisory Committees, Professional Organizations

  • Member, Pediatric Surgery Board, American Board of Surgery (2012 - 2015)
  • Member, Pediatric Surgery Advisory Council, American College of Surgeons (2009 - 2015)
  • Treasurer, member of Board of Governors, American Pediatric Surgical Association (2008 - 2011)
  • Member, Board of Directors, University of Wisconsin Medical Foundation (2004 - 2011)
  • Fellow, American Surgical Association (2005 - Present)
  • Fellow, American College of Surgeons (1993 - Present)
  • Fellow, Surgical Section, American Academy of Pediatrics (1992 - Present)
  • President, Medical Staff Association, Boston Children's Hospital (1998 - 1999)
  • Treasurer, Physician's Organization, Boston Children's Hospital (1998 - 1999)

Professional Education

  • Board Certification: General Surgery, American Board of Surgery (1988)
  • Residency:Massachusetts General HospitalMA
  • Internship:Massachusetts General HospitalMA
  • Board Certification: Pediatric Surgery, American Board of Surgery (1992)
  • Board Certification: Surgical Critical Care, American Board of Surgery (1989)
  • Medical Education:Harvard Medical School (1980) MA
  • AB cum laude, Harvard College, Biology (1976)
  • Fellowship:Boston Children's HospitalMA
  • MD, Harvard Medical School, Medicine (1980)


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