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Stewart, Peggy

Peggy Stewart, PhD

Peggy Stewart, PhD

Professor of Neuroscience, Physiology & Pharmacology
Department of Bio-Medical Sciences

Contact

Ph: 215-871-6884
FX: 215-871-6889
E-mail: peggys@pcom.edu

Education

Post-Doctoral, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
Post-Doctoral, United Medical and Dental Schools of Guys and St Thomas’s Hospitals, London, England
PhD, Pharmacology, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
MS, Business Administration, Indiana University
BS, Occupational Therapy

Narrative

Presently Dr. Stewart is extensively involved in teaching in the DO program. She is the Course Director for Clinical Endocrinology. Her areas of teaching include pharmacology of: adrenergics, coagulation, pulmonary, gastro-intestinal, obstetrics and gynecology, rheumatology, endocrinology and neuroscience. Additionally she provides instruction in neuroanatomy.

Dr. Stewart is no longer active in research. Her previous research focused on endogenous opioid peptide-induced damage resulting from injury to the spinal cord. Additionally, Dr. Stewart has activity participated in clinical research in patients with Multiple Sclerosis, Parkinson’s Disease and Carpal Tunnel Syndrome.

Dr. Stewart began her professional life as an Occupational Therapist. She has incorporated her knowledge and experiences as an OT in teaching and research.

Honors/Awards

Silver Circle Teaching Award, University of Illinois at Chicago
Excalibur Teaching Award, University of Illinois at Chicago

Last Updated: 3/17/15