Bachelor of Science, Pennsylvania State University, 1962. Master of Arts, Temple University, 1966. Doctor of Medicine Jefferson Medical College, 1968.
Master of Business Administration Temple University, 1996.
Diplomate American Board Internal Medicine, American Board Medical Genetics.
Intern, Methodist Hospital, Philadelphia,1968-1969. Resident Jefferson Hospital, Philadelphia, 1971-1973. Fellow Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, New York City, 1969-1971.
Instructor medicine Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, 1973-1975, assistant professor medicine, obstetrics-gynecology., 1975-1981, associate.prof., 1981-1989, professor medicine, obstetrics-gynecology., 1989.
Fellow American College of Physicians, American College Medical Genetics. Member American Society Human Genetics, American Fertiligy Society, American Society Reproductive Immunology, Philadelphia Genetics Group, Philadelphia Endocrine Society (president elect since 1997).
Married Michael Justin Cowchock, July 1, 1969 (deceased 1977). Married Ricgard Byrd Stewart, May 24, 1978 (divorced December 1995).