Columbia vibrant center counts more than a hundred active members from various scientific and medical disciplines. We meet for professional and social events occasionally. Our focus is on empowering our members by assisting in networking and creating opportunities for professional growth. Even if you are just visiting, give us a shout! You don’t have to be registered to Columbia to join, anybody in New York and around is welcome.
Stav Kemeny, Ph.D
Dr. Stav Kemeny has been an Associate Research Scientist in Columbia University in New York, living in Manhattan for the last eight years, and loving it! She moved to the U.S. with her dog, leaving behind a big family back in Israel. She likes to host, bake and walk outdoors.
Dr. Kemeny received her PhD from the Technion and her B.Sc. from the University of Ben Gurion in the Negev. She works on molecular mechanisms controlling cell death in neurons and is committed to Science Education to the broader audience. Stav is passionate about encouraging collaborations of academia and industry, built on what is already distinctive about the academia; its impartiality and independence. She is very much into promoting her initiative ScienceAbroad (BioAbroad) CouchSurfing.