Ann Bonham, professor and chair of the UC Davis School of Medicine Department of Medical Pharmacology
and Toxicology is the new acting executive associate dean of the school.
"Dr. Bonham has an understanding and deep appreciation of the school's missions in education, research,
patient care and public service. Her intellect, energy and commitment will serve the institution well,"
said Claire Pomeroy, UC Davis vice chancellor, Human Health Sciences, and medical school dean.
Bonham has served as pharmacology and toxicology department chair for the past two years. During that
time, Bonham successfully recruited new faculty to revitalize the department's academic programs and developed
effective collaborations with the UC Davis Center for Genomics and other research programs. Bonham previously
served as vice chair for research in the Department of Internal Medicine and acting chief of the Division
of Cardiovascular Medicine.