Steven Swarts, PhD

Steven Swarts, PhD
Research Associate Professor


  • Analytical chemistry
  • Screening active compounds for mitigation of radiation effects

Educational Background

  • Postdoctoral Fellow, Radiation Biology/Chemistry, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, NC
  • PhD, Biomedical Sciences, Oakland University, Rochester, MI
  • BS, Chemistry, Oakland University, Rochester, MI

Professional Societies and Committees

  • Associate Editor, Radiation Research
  • Member, Scientific and Training Committee, 6th International Workshop on Radiation Damage to DNA Workshop
  • Member, Education and Training Committee, Radiation Research Society
  • Ad-hoc Reviewer, NIH, Scientific Meetings and COnference Grant Program

Publications available through PubMed.

Nationally ranked

U.S. News and World Report

Nationally ranked in 6 adult specialties and 6 pediatric specialties and rated high performing in 4 adult specialties and 5 procedures and conditions.


defining optimal treatments

Annual Research Seminar

The seminar has three concurrent programs for radiation therapy, oncology nursing, and radiation oncology.



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