Stuart B. Levy

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Prof. Stuart B. Levy, M.D.

Stuart B. Levy (November 21, 1938 – September 4, 2019) was an American researcher and physician. He worked at Tufts University. He was among the first to advocate for greater awareness of antibiotic resistance and founded the Alliance for the Prudent Use of Antibiotics. Levy was born in Wilmington, Delaware.

Levy died on September 4, 2019 in Boston, Massachusetts of Parkinson's disease at the age of 80.[1]

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  1. Smith, Harrison (September 19, 2019). "Stuart Levy, microbiologist who sounded alarm on antibiotic resistance, dies at 80". The Washington Post.