Stewart Ascher

Position at CCPH: Senior Staff Psychiatrist

Year joined UMass: 1984

Clinical Interests: Psychiatry, Psychopharmacology

Education: M.D. SUNY Downstate Medical Center, 1977 B.S. SUNY Stony Brook, 1973

Professional Experience: Medical Acupuncture for Physicians, 200 HR CME, 1992; Psychotherapy Fellowship, Long Island Jewish-Hillside Medical Center, NY, 1981-1982; Chief Resident LIJ-HMC, 1980-1981; Residency LIJ-HMC, 1977-1980

Certifications/Licenses: Board Certified, Psychiatry, 1982

More about me: Indo-Tibetan Buddhism (Mahamudra, Dzogchen meditation traditions), film, literature, hiking, travel, nutrition.