Harvey Levin

 

Session Title:

Prediction of Recovery from Mild to Moderate TBI

Biography:

Dr. Levin is Professor in the Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Baylor College of Medicine. He is also a Research Scientist at the Michael E. De Bakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houston. Dr. Levin is a partnering principal investigator (PI) with Dr. Randy Scheibel on a VA Merit Review grant concerning functional MRI in Veterans who sustained mild traumatic brain injury (TBI) which is frequently complicated by post traumatic stress disorder. Dr. Levin is also a partnering PI with Dr. Summer Ott and Dr. Pramod Dash on an NIH grant concerning biomarkers and brain imaging in high school athletes who have been cleared to return to play following a concussion. Other relevant experience includes his DoD funded research on the chronic effects of neurotrauma mild TBI. Dr. Levin is the recipient of a Distinguished Career Award by the International Neuropsychological Society.