Dr. Netta Levin
Dr. Netta Levin is a senior physician in the Department of Neurology and leads the clinical service and the research lab in the fMRI unit at the Hadassah Ein Kerem university hospital.
Dr. Levin graduated from the Hebrew University Medical School and specialises in Neurology. In addition, Dr. Levin holds a PhD from the Department of Neurobiology of the Hebrew University (2003-2007). Her doctorate work dealt with brain reorganization following peripheral damages to the visual system. After completing her doctorate, Dr. Levin did her post-doctorate at the Department of Psychology, Stanford University, USA (2007-2009), where she specialised in novel functional imaging methods.
Dr. Levin is a member of the Israel Neurological Association, the American Academy of Neurology, and the Society for Neuroscience. Dr. Levin published many articles and won awards and grants. Recently, she has been recognized for excellence in research at Hadassah for 2012.
Her clinical and research interests include evaluating functional imaging of the brain (fMRI) and neurological pathways (DTI) as part of pre-operational evaluations, in cases of damage to the visual system, in unconscious patients and as part of diagnosis and rehabilitative evaluation.