Suzanne Y. Stevens, Ph.D.

Suzanne Y. Stevens, Ph.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 603
Rochester, NY 14642

Office: (585) 275-2030

Professional Bio


BA Chemistry / 1968 / Oakland University, Rochester, MI
MS Library Science / 1971 / Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA


PhD Anatomy / 1981 / Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN

Awards & Honors (Local)

Commendation for Excellence in Teaching | from the Class of 1999 1996
Commendation for Excellence in Teaching | from the Class of 1998 1995
President Elect | Psychoneuroimmunology Research Society 1994
Robert Wood Johnson Dean's Senior Teaching Scholar Award 1994
NIMH Research Scientist Development Award, Level ll 1990
Sigma Xi Graduate Student Research Competition 1981
Philadelphia and Vicinity Special Library Association Award in Special Librarianship 1970
Title II Fellowship in Library Science 1969
Departmental Honors in Chemistry | Magna cum Laude 1968

Recent Journal Articles

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Thyagarajan S, Madden KS, Boehm GW, Stevens SY, Felten DL, Bellinger DL. "L-Deprenyl reverses age-associated decline in splenic norepinephrine, interleukin-2 and interferon-? production in old female F344 rats." Neuroimmunomodulation. 2013 20(2):72-8. Epub 2012 Nov 29.
ThyagaRajan, S., K.S. Madden, G. W. Boehm,S. Y. Stevens, D. L. Felten, and D. L. Bellinger. "l-Deprenyl reverses age-associated decline in splenic norepinephrine, IL-2 and IFN-? production in old female f344 rats." Neuroimmunomodulation. 2012; .
2011 Apr
ThyagaRajan S, Madden KS, Teruya B, Stevens SY, Felten DL, Bellinger DL. "Age-associated alterations in sympathetic noradrenergic innervation of primary and secondary lymphoid organs in female Fischer 344 rats." Journal of neuroimmunology. 2011 Apr; 233(1-2):54-64. Epub 2010 Dec 24.
2006 Mar
Liang CS, Mao W, Iwai C, Fukuoka S, Stevens SY. "Cardiac sympathetic neuroprotective effect of desipramine in tachycardia-induced cardiomyopathy." American journal of physiology. Heart and circulatory physiology. 2006 Mar; 290(3):H995-1003. Epub 2005 Oct 07.
2005 Aug
Bellinger DL, Stevens SY, Thyaga Rajan S, Lorton D, Madden KS. "Aging and sympathetic modulation of immune function in Fischer 344 rats: effects of chemical sympathectomy on primary antibody response." Journal of neuroimmunology. 2005 Aug; 165(1-2):21-32.

Current Appointments

Associate Professor - Department of Neuroscience (SMD) - Primary


PhD | Anatomy | Indiana University1981
MS | Library Science | Drexel University1970
BA | Chemistry | Oakland University1968

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Indiana University Indianapolis, IN 1981