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Charmaine Stewart, MD



MADISON, WI 53705-2281

(608) 263-4034



  • Tufts University - MD

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital - Internship in Internal Medicine

  • Strong Memorial Hospital, University of Rochester Medical Center - Residency in Internal Medicine

  • National Institutes of Health and Georgetown University - Postdoctoral Fellowship, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)

  • Medical College of Virginia - Fellowship in Hepatology and Transplant Hepatology

Professional Activities

Dr. Chermaine Stewart is a faculty member of the Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology in the Department of Medicine. Prior to joining the UW-Madison faculty, she was a faculty member at the University of Illinois at Chicago. She is a member of the American College of Gastroenterology, a member and fellow of the American Gastroenterology Association, and a member of the American Association for the Study of Liver Disease. She is also a fellow of the American College of Physicians. Dr. Stewart participated in the National Women's Leadership Forum of the American Council of Education and completed training at Harvard School of Public Health in Leadership Development for Physicians in Academic Health Centers. Her work in medical education has included mentoring medical students, MD/PhD students, internal medicine residents, and gastroenterology and hepatology fellows, as well as didactic teaching in a broad range of hepatology and transplant hepatology topics. Dr. Stewart has been board-certified in hepatology, gastroenterology, and internal medicine.

Clinical Specialties

Dr. Stewart's medical interests include internal medicine, hepatology (including treatment and management of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease, chronic liver disease, and hepatitis C) and transplant hepatology.

Research Interests

Dr. Stewart has been site principal investigator for a multi-center clinical study on liver transplantation of patients with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease. She has also perform research on biomarkers in patients with advanced liver disease, sleep quality of patients with cirrhosis, and neuropsychological approaches to detecting minimal hepatic encephalopathy, among other topics in hepatology and liver transplantation.