Sue Levkoff, ScD
Inducted in 2019
Current PositionProfessor, University of South Carolina School of Social Work, University of South Carolina School of Medicine; lecturer, Harvard Medical School
EducationMSW, New York University; SM, ScD, Harvard University
Professor Sue Levkoff joined the faculty of the USC College of Social Work in 2010. She is also an adjunct faculty at the University of South Carolina School of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, and a lecturer for the Harvard Medical School, Department of Global Health and Social Medicine. In 2017, she received a Breakthrough Leadership in Research Award from the USC Office of the Vice President of Research. Prior to joining USC, Levkoff was an associate professor in the Brigham and Women’s Hospital Department of Psychiatry in Boston and an associate professor at the Harvard Medical School Department of Social Medicine. Levkoff’s publications focus on gerontology, Alzheimer’s disease and managed care. She recently co-authored journal articles on topics including, an analysis of national survey data on developing Alzheimer’s disease or dementia, evaluating community-academic partnerships of the South Carolina Healthy Brain Research Network, and assessing the needs among elders in China. Her publications have appeared in scholarly journals, such as Gerontology and Geriatrics, Health Promotion Practice and Ageing International.