Yona Levites, PhD

Yona Levites received her PhD under the supervision of Professor Moussa Youdim from the Technion, Israel, in whose laboratory she worked. Her graduate work concentrated on effects of green tea on prevention of Parkinson’s and Alzheimer’s diseases. She completed her postdoctoral training at the Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, (WHERE), where she worked on developing immunotherapy strategies for Alzheimer’s disease. Dr. Levites is an assistant professor at the University of Florida Center for Translational Research and Neurodegenerative Disorders.