VCU/Medical College of Virginia       Adult Neurology Residency, Child Neurology Fellowship

Medical College of Georgia                Pediatric Residency


Meharry Medical College                   Doctorate of Medicine

Morehouse School of Medicine        Executive Faculty Development Program

University of Richmond                     Mini MBA


Kent State University                         Bachelor of Science Nursing, Bachelor of Arts Psychology, Minor Natural Sciences



American Board of Pediatrics

American Board of Sleep Medicine

American Board of Medical Specialties – Pediatric Sleep Medicine


Academic Appointment History

Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Pediatrics @ 2002-2003




2008                Thomas Ball Sleep Award, Chesapeake Bay Sleep Society

2010                National Medical Society, Neurology/Neurosurgery Section

2013                Bright Light Service Award, Richmond Association of Minister Wives and Minister Widows

2013                Achieving Dreams Buchtel Alumni Recognition Award, Project GRAD Akron

2017               Billing and Coding Committee American Academy of Sleep Medicine, Appointed by the President of AASM


Membership in Scientific or Professional Societies

American Academy of Sleep Medicine – Fellow

Virginia Academy of Sleep Medicine

American Academy of Neurology - Associate

American Academy of Pediatrics - Fellow

National Medical Association, Past Chair Neurology / Neurosurgery Section

Medical Society of Virginia

Richmond Medical Society - Past vice-president

Research and Publications

Cuellar N., Galper D, Taylor A, D'Huyvetter K., Miederhoff P., Stubbs, P. (2004) Restless legs syndrome. Journal Alternative Complementary Medicine, 10 (3) 422-3

Hamilton-Stubbs, P., Walters, A.. (2010). Restless Legs Syndrome .  Encyclopedia of Movement Disorders. UK: Elsevier, Chapter 139

Hamilton-Stubbs, P, Walters, A. (2010). Periodic Limb Movement Disorder. Encyclopedia of Movement Disorders. UK: Elsevier, Chapter 141

Hamilton-Stubbs, P, Walters A. (2010).  CNS Vasculitis and Sleep Disorders. In Neurology and Sleep Disorders. Elsevier

Hamilton-Stubbs, P. Walters A. (2012). Restless Legs Syndrome in Hyperkinetic Movement Disorders, Eds. Albanese, A. Jankovic, J. Wiley-Blackwell

Li, Y, Diallo, M., Washington, A et al. (2013). English as a second language health and hygiene Booklet for China. Ed. Hamilton-Stubbs, P. Empire Publishing,

Hamilton-Stubbs P, Walters A. (2016). Sleep Disorders in Children with Movement Disorders, Sleep and Children. Saunders (expected date of  publication 2016).

Hamilton-Stubbs P, Walters A (2018) Restless Legs Syndrome (Willis Ekbom Disease) Case Report. Submitted


Peer Reviewer

2004- 2015  Sleep the official journal of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine

2013-Present   Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine


Selected Lectures:

2015               Sleep Apnea: How many are we missing?

                        Old Dominion Medical Society

                        Richmond, VA

2012-13          Grand Rounds, Invited Speaker, Department of Neurology

                        Howard University Hospital

          Washington, D.C.

2011                Development and Retention of Lay Health Educators

                        International leadership Training Programme: A Global Intergenerational Forum

                        UNESCO chair & Institute of Comparative Human Rights In Partnership with

                        Newman's Own Foundation

                        San Marcello, Italy

2011                Grand Rounds

                        Henrico Doctors' Hospital

                        Richmond, VA

2009                Grand Rounds, Department of Neurology

                        Virginia Commonwealth University

                        Richmond VA

Work Experience:

2019 - Present Health Editor, The Herald: Journal of the International Association of Ministers Wives and Ministers Widows

2016                           Virginia Commonwealth University, Kinesiology and Health Sciences

                                    Substance Abuse Fall 2016

2014 – Present          Dr. Hamilton-Stubbs’ Sleep and Total Wellness Institute, LLC

                                    208 E. Brookland Park Blvd.

                                    Richmond, VA 23222


1997 – 2014              Sleep Clinic for Children and Adults, LLC


1994 – 1997              Sleep Disorders Center, Virginia Commonwealth University Medical College of Virginia

Professional Service

2017- Present      Billing and Coding Compliance Committee, American Academy of Sleep Medicine

2010 -  2017          Medical consultant to UNESCO, USA Chair

2012                        Consultant Empire Publishers

2012                        Co-organized MetroRichmond Sleep Medicine Conference

2009- 2012             Neurology/Neurosurgery Section Chair, National Medical Association

2008- Present        Member, International Willis Ekbon Disease (Restless Legs Syndrome) Study Group

                                 Helped develop current guidelines for evaluation and treatment of RLS

1998- Present       Founder and Medical Facilitator, Central Virginia Restless Legs Syndrome

                               Support Group.  Recruited The Honorable Dr. John O’Bannon and Richard Allen, Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University as medical                                                consultants.

2008- 2010            Founder, Sleep Medicine Journal Club, Henrico Doctor’s Hospital Parham Campus,  Richmond, Va.

                               A monthly Continuing Medical Education (CME) journal club for physicians, nurses and other health professionals.  CME    

                             accreditation provided by University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA

2004-2008           Moderator Neurology/Neurosurgery Sleep Symposium National Medical

                             Association Annual Scientific Meeting. Developed annual CME symposia for Sleep Disorders Medicine

Continuing Medical Education

2017                  Association of Professional Sleep Societies Boston MA

2017                   Maintenance of Certification General Pediatrics Part 3

2017                   Adolescent Medicine self-Assessment 

2018                  Association of Professional Sleep Societies Baltimore MD

Continuing Education

Fall 2017           Epigentics  Graduate Course Department of Biology. Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond VA (3 credits)

Spring 2018      Cell Biology Department of Biology Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond VA  (3 credits)