Harvey Levin, PhD
Harvey Levin is a professor of physical medicine and rehabilitation, neurology, neurosurgery, pediatrics, and psychiatry at Baylor College of Medicine. Levin leads a team that is investigating sports concussion using multimodality brain imaging and fluid biomarkers. This project has shown aberrant brain connectivity in concussed, asymptomatic high school athletes who have met clinical guidelines for recovery. His research concerns traumatic brain injury (TBI) in children and adults. His research spans the spectrum of TBI severity, brain imaging and cognitive recovery, neurobehavioral sequelae, clinical trials, and chronic effects of blast TBI in veterans. Previously, Levin held positions at the University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston and University of Maryland Medical School. His honors include the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke Javits Neuroscience Investigator Award, the Jennett-Plum Award for Research on Traumatic Brain injury, and the Distinguished Career Award by the International Neuropsychological Society. He earned his BA from the City University of New York – City College and MA and PhD from the University of Iowa.