The Shriver Report – Adrienne D. Bonham

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Adrienne D. Bonham

Adrienne D. Bonham, MD, MS, is an associate professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Chief of the Division of General Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Rochester Medical Center in Rochester, NY. Certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Dr. Bonham earned her medical degree from the University of Buffalo and holds master’s degrees in Genetics, from the University of Pittsburgh, and in Medical Management, from the Simon School of Business at the University of Rochester.

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