Robert M. Levy, MD PhD Editor-in-Chief

Dr. Robert M. Levy is the Director of the Marcus Neuroscience Institute and Chairman of the Sandler Department of Neurosurgery and Professor at Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton, FL. His medical degree was earned at Stanford University Medical School, where he also received his doctorate in neurosciences and completed a postdoctoral fellowship. He performed a postdoctoral fellowship and residency in neurological surgery at the University of California-San Francisco, with mentors including Drs. Howard Fields, Dr. Charles Wilson, and Dr. Yoshio Hosobuchi. He then served as Professor of Neurological Surgery, Physiology, and Radiation Oncology at the Feinberg School of Medicine of Northwestern University. He then was Professor and Chairman, Department of Neurological Surgery and Co-Director of the UF Health Jacksonville Neuroscience Institute at the University of Florida College of Medicine in Jacksonville, FL. Dr. Levy has authored several textbooks and published over 200 journal articles. He has been the recipient of many national and international honors and awards and has been listed in the Best Doctors in America since its inception. Dr. Levy is currently on the Board of Directors of the International Neuromodulation Society and he serves as Editor-in-Chief of the journal Neuromodulation: Technology at the Neural Interface. His current research involves novel applications of neurostimulation and targeted drug delivery to the brain.