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.

Edmund A. Griffin, MD, PhD, Columbia University Medical Center

Fellowship  Years:  2009-2011

Current Position:  Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychiatry, Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons

Caryn Hale, PhD, The Rockefeller University

Fellowship Years:  2014-2016

Current Position:  Postdoctoral Associate, The Rockefeller University

Dolores Hambardzumyan, PhD, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

Fellowship Years:  2009-2011

Current Position:  Assistant Staff, Department of Neurology, Lerner Research Institute, Cleveland Clinic

Jason T. Huse, MD, PhD, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

Position Years: 2011-2013

Current Position: Assistant Attending, Department of Pathology, and Researcher, Human Oncology & Pathogenesis Program, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

Makoto Ishii, MD, PhD, Weill Cornell Medical College

Fellowship Years: 2013-2014

Current Position: Assistant Professor in Neuroscience and Neurology, Brain and Mind Research Institute, Weill Cornell Medical College

A.M. Clare Kelly, PhD, NYU Langone Medical Center

Fellowship Years: 2011-2014

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

Amy Kuceyeski, PhD, Weill Cornell Medical College

Fellowship Years: 2013

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

Diego LaPlagne, PhD, The Rockefeller University

Fellowship Years: 2009-2014

Current Position: Associate Professor, Brain Institute, Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte, Natal, Brazil

Wanhe Li, PhD, The Rockefeller University

Fellowship Years: 2014

Current Position: Postdoctoral Associate, The Rockefeller University

Anli Liu, MD, NYU Langone Medical Center

Fellowship Years: 2013-2015

Current Position: Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology, NYU Langone Medical Center