Bonnie Gatson


Clinical Assistant Professor – Anesthesia & Pain ManagementBonnie Gaston

Department of Comparative, Diagnostic & Population Medicine
Anesthesia & Pain Management Service
PO Box 100123
2015 SW 16th Ave
Gainesville, FL 32610-0123
(352) 392-2229
Fax: (352) 846-0207


  • Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Anesthesia and Analgesia, 2016
  • DVM, University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine, Gainesville, Fla.
  • BS, University of Florida, Gainesville Fla.
  • Internship, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University
  • Residency, University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine, Gainesville, Fla.

Honors & Awards

  • First Place for the Foundation Resident Travel Grant for best abstract submitted to the College of Veterinary Anesthesia Analgesia Conference (ACVAA)
  • First Place for the ACVAA Resident Presentation Award for project “Comparison of Rescuer Performance during Two-Finger versus Two-Thumb Chest Compression Technique in a Swine Model of Neonatal Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation”, completed with mentor, Dr. Shih

Teaching and Research Interests

  • CPR
  • Regional blocks
  • Regurgitation under anesthesia