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
  • Department of Psychiatry

Practice locations

  • 6001 Research Park 748348-0120
    6001 Research Park 748348-0120
    Psychiatric Institute and ClinicBehavioral Health Clinic
    • 6001 Research Park Blvd. / Madison, WI
    • (608) 232-3171
    • Closed now
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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.