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college president , podiatric medicine educator

Leonard Alvin Levy, American podiatric medicine educator, college president. Diplomate American Board Podiatric Public Health, American Board Primary Podiatric Medicine. United States Public Health Service grantee, since 1984.

Background

Levy, Leonard Alvin was born on August 19, 1935 in New York City. Son of David and Jessie (Frankel) Levy.

Education

Bachelor, New York University, 1956. Master in Public Health, Columbia University, 1967. Doctor Podiatric Medicine, New York College Podiatric Medicine, 1961.

Career

Dean, vice president, California College Podiatric Medicine, San Francisco, 1967-1974;dean, professor, State University of New York Health Science Center, Stony Brook, 1974-1976;consultant to president, University Texas Health Science Center, Houston, 1976-1981;professor podiat. medicine, dean College Podiat. Medicine/Surgery, U. Osteopathic Medicine and Health Sciences, Des Moines, since 1981;vice president planning and research, U. Osteopathic Medicine and Health Sciences, Des Moines, since 1996. Consultant United States Public Health Service, Rockville, Maryland., 1967.

Member secretary's medical advisory group VA, Washington, 1990-1994. Member dean's committee, Yale University School of Medicine, VA Medical Center, West Haven, since 1993.

Achievements

  • Diplomate American Board Podiatric Public Health, American Board Primary Podiatric Medicine.

Membership

Board directors Iowa Jewish Senior Life Center, Des Moines, 1983-1989, Elsie Mason/Liguitti Towers Senior Housing, Des Moines, 1988-1990, Des Moines Birthing Place-Woman Care, 1990-1992. Fellow American Public Health Association, American College Podopediatrics (president 1987-1988). Member American Podiatric Medical Association (fellow 1966), American Academy Dermatology (affiliate), American Association Colleges Podiatric Medicine (chairman board directors 1989-1990), Gerontological Society of America, Iowa Podiatric Medical Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: travel, oriental cooking.

Connections

Married Eleanore Auerbach, December 18, 1960. Children: Andrew Lincoln, Sarilyn Joan.

father:
David Levy

mother:
Jessie (Frankel) Levy

spouse:
Eleanore Auerbach

child:
Andrew Lincoln Levy

child:
Sarilyn Joan Levy