Robert Paxton, PA-C, M.P.A.S.

Robert Paxton
Robert Paxton, PA-C, M.P.A.S.Marquette University

1700 Building

MilwaukeeWI53201United States of America
(414) 288-0602

Clinical Associate Professor

Department of Physician Assistant Studies

Associate Chair; Director of Didactic Education

Robert Paxton graduated from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln with a Bachelor of Science in Biology in 1996, which was followed by two years of infectious disease research and teaching microbiology. He received his Masters of Physician Assistant Studies from Marquette University in 2001. He joined the Marquette University Physician Assistant Program as Adjunct Clinical Professor in 2001 and in 2005 joined faculty full-time, and is now a Clinical Associate Professor. He is also a Departmental Associate Chair and Director of Didactic Education. Since graduating from PA school he has worked in infectious disease which includes critical care management, HIV medicine, and travel medicine.


M.P.A.S., Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI, 2001
B.S. - Biology, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, NE, 1996

Courses Taught

  • PHAS 7095 Public Health
  • PHAS 7092 Clinical Medicine II
  • PHAS 7220 Clinical Pharmacotherapeutics
  • PHAS 7997 Master’s Capstone

Professional Affiliations

  • American Academy of Physician Assistants
  • Wisconsin Academy of Physician Assistants
  • Infectious Disease Society of America


  • Licensed Physician Assistant, State of Wisconsin
  • Nationally Certified Physician Assistant