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Department of Bio-Medical Sciences - PCOM Georgia
Chair, Department of Bio-Medical Sciences
Associate Dean of Osteopathic Curriculum 
Professor of Pathology, Microbiology, Immunology & Forensic Medicine

Bonnie Buxton, PhD


Office: 678-225-7465

Dr. Buxton did post-doctoral fellowships in Cancer Biology in the Pathology Department of the Veterinary School, and in Cancer Immunology at Kansas University School of Medicine where she was a Wesley Fellow in Cancer Research.

Prior to joining the faculty of Georgia Campus-PCOM, Dr. Buxton spent 20 years on the faculty of the Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences where she taught Immunology, Microbiology and International Medicine in the D.O. program. Dr. Buxton was also an adjunct faculty member in the Department of Immunology, Microbiology and Molecular Genetics at the Kansas University School of Medicine.

Dr. Buxton's scholarly interests are in the areas of curriculum development and implementation and medical education. She currently teaches microbiology and immunology in the Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine program. She has been the recipient of several student teaching awards and is listed in Who's Who Among America's Teachers. In her down time, she enjoys horseback riding, biking, hiking, gardening and travel.

  • Education

    PhD, Auburn University
    MS, Auburn University
    BS, Cornell University