Surgery

Stewart Recognized as one of Iowa City's "Forty Under 40"

Stewart, Zoe in lab

Zoe Stewart, MD, PhD has been recognized as one of the Iowa City area’s ‘Forty Under 40’ by the Corridor Business Journal. This award recognizes the outstanding accomplishments and contributions made by some of the community’s youngest members. 

Dr. Stewart is an Assistant Professor in the Division of Transplantation and Hepatobiliary Surgery and serves as Surgical Director of Kidney, Pancreas and Living Donor Transplantation. She is committed to providing personalized care for each of her patients, and as highlighted in the journal, she has increased the amount of available opportunities for patients with kidney failure to receive a kidney transplant by utilizing programs intended to help find a matching donor. Dr. Stewart also contributes to the field of biomedical research through her NIH funded lab, where she studies diabetes and cystic fibrosis, diseases that impact thousands of children and young adults. She dedicates time to teaching students, surgery residents, and organ transplant fellows in the operating room, classroom, and laboratory. Congratulations, Dr. Stewart!