Leon Levy Fellows in Neuroscience – Alumni

The first Leon Levy Fellowships were awarded in 2009. Some of these talented young researchers have already completed their fellowship periods. Many of them have been appointed professors within the institutions in which they conducted their research, or have attained positions at other prestigious universities or hospitals.

Atheir Abbas, MD, PhD, Columbia University Medical Center

Fellowship Years: 2011-2015

Current Position: Schizophrenia Research Fellow, Columbia University Medical Center

Sara Abrahamsson, PhD, The Rockefeller University

Fellowship Years: 2014-2016

Current Position: Postdoctoral Associate, The Rockefeller University

Susanne Ahmari, MD, PhD, Columbia University Medical Center

Fellowship Years: 2013

Current Position: Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh

Mohsin Ahmed, MD, PhD, Columbia University Medical Center

Fellowship Years: 2010-2014

Current Position: Postdoctoral Fellow, Columbia University Medical Center

Leandro Alonso, PhD, The Rockefeller University

Fellowship Years: 2015-2016

Argelinda Baroni, MD, NYU Langone Medical Center

Fellowship Years: 2012-2015

Current Position: Assistant Professor, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, NYU Langone Medical Center

Nancy Bivens, MD, PhD, Columbia University Medical Center

Fellowship Years: 2013

Current Position: Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, Columbia University

Victoria Blaho, PhD, Weill Cornell Medical College

Fellowship Years: 2014-2015

Current Position: Instructor in Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College

Cameron W. Brennan, MD, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

Fellowship Years:  2011-2013

Current Position:  Neurosurgeon and Researcher, Human Oncology & Pathogenesis Program, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

Jacqueline Burré, PhD, Weill Cornell Medical College

Fellowship Years:  2015-2016

Current Position: Assistant Professor of Neuroscience, Weill Cornell Medical College