Associate Program Officer
Dr. Stephanie LeValley is an Associate Program Officer for Helmsley’s Crohn’s Disease Program. In this role, Stephanie supports the therapeutics portfolio of grants to promote novel therapeutics and innovative treatment strategies, aiming to accelerate improvement in patient care and outcomes.
Prior to joining Helmsley, Stephanie was in a research laboratory studying interactions between the microbiome and hormone-producing enteroendocrine cells in the gastrointestinal tract, with a focus on diagnostic and therapeutic applications toward metabolic disease.
Stephanie earned her Ph.D. in Molecular Virology and Microbiology from Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas, and a Bachelor of Science from Michigan State University. In Houston, she volunteered with The Moth at monthly storytelling events.