Faculty, UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Zachary N. Stowe, MD

  • Psychiatry


Dr. Stowe's work focuses on improving treatment for women with neuropsychiatric illnesses and substance use disorders during pregnancy and improving the development of their children.

Languages spoken
  • English
University affiliation

Practice locations

    Education & credentials

    Board certifications
    • Psychiatry
    Medical School
    • University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX
    • Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC
    • Emory University Affiliated Hospitals, Atlanta, GA

    Research and publications

    Dr. Stowe completed a research fellowship in psychopharmacology. His initial research included laboratory studies using in vivo, single-unit neuronal recording techniques to examine the impact of susbtance and neuropeptides on neuronal firing rates. He developed a broad clinical research program focusing on maternal mental health, treatment during pregnancy and breastfeeding, and the impact of maternal mental illness and psychotropic medication exposure on offspring development.