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Clinical Associate Professor
Associate Chair
Director of Didactic Education

1700 Building
(414) 288-0602

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.


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

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Marquette University Physician Assistant Studies
1700 Building, 1700 W. Wells St.
P.O. Box 1881
Milwaukee WI 53201-1881

Phone: (414) 288-5688
FAX: (414) 288-7951