Betty W. Levin

Health and Nutrition Sciences

Location: 4111 Ingersoll Hall
Phone: 718.951.5000 x2744
Fax: 718.951.4670

Betty Wolder Levin has been teaching at Brooklyn College since 1986. She teaches undergraduate, master's and doctoral level courses on social and bioethical aspects of public health. Her current activities include serving as the PHANYC representative to the Governing Council of the American Public Health Association (APHA) and on the Pediatric Ethics Committee of New York Presbyterian Hospital. Dr. Levin helped develop the CUNY School of Public Health and its doctoral program. She has conducted ethnographic and survey research on ethical issues in the NICU and other clinical settings funded by CUNY, the March of Dimes, the United Hospital Fund and the New York Academy of Medicine (NYAM), and also participated in team research at Columbia University, NYAM and the Hastings Center. She has been very active in APHA (including founding editor, "Public Health Matters" in AJPH and chair, Ethics Forum) and in the American Anthropological Assoc. and the Amer. Soc. for Bioethics and Humanities.

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