Kathryn VaughanAssistant Professor of Physician Assistant Studies and Medical Director for the Pa Program College of Health Professions Physician Assistant Studies
- Schreiner College, BA Biology, 1994
- Texas Tech University, Doctor of Medicine, 1998
- MBA, Texas Tech University, 2007
Dr. Norton was raised in Abilene, and graduated from Cooper High School in 1990. Her father has cared for patients in the Abilene community since 1976 and it is her goal to carry on the tradition. She attended Schreiner College and graduated with a BA in Biology in 1994. She then attended the medical school at Texas Tech Health Sciences Center in Lubbock and graduated with her Doctor of Medicine degree in 1998. She completed her general surgery residency at Louisiana Health Science Center in Shreveport, LA in 2004. She has continued her education, obtaining an MBA from Texas Tech in 2007. Most recently she has completed Genetics training through the City of Hope. She has a private practice performing many surgeries, but her passion is the treatment and care of breast cancer patients.
Dr. Norton is married with two wonderful children. She loves the community of Abilene and looks forward to raising her family here and taking care of the people of this community.