Honorary Degree Recipient 2019: Alex Levin
From William Keller on May 21st, 2019
Levin is chief of the Wills Eye Pediatric Ophthalmology and Ocular Genetics Service in Philadelphia. He graduated from Muhlenberg with a degree in natural science and went on to Jefferson Medical College. In 2001, he earned a master’s degree in bioethics from the University of Toronto. In 2013, he received an Alumni Achievement Award. Levin is board certified in pediatrics and opthamology, and his research in both fields appears regularly in peer-reviewed publications. Honors he’s received include the 2012 Investigator Award from Prevent Blindness America, the 2011 Helfer Award from The Ray Helfer Society and recognition in 2017 from the Children's Glaucoma Foundation.