This top-tier team of research professionals knows that pooling their talents will accelerate the timeline to a cure for hearing loss and tinnitus.
Professor of Otolaryngology, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School
Researching stem cells and the basic mechanisms of cellular repair in the nervous system; studying the loss of sensory cells in the inner ear that result in deafness due to excessive noise, drugs, disease, or aging.
SCIENTIFIC ADVISORY BOARD
The Scientific Advisory Board (SAB) to provides oversight and guidance to the HRP Consortium. The SAB comprises senior scientists in hearing science, regenerative biology, and related fields. This Board evaluates HRP projects for funding and monitors the performance of funded projects against the goals of the projects. Meet our SAB members below.
Bryan E. Crenshaw, Ph.D.
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Director of Basic Science Research, Division of Otolaryngology
Director of Basic Research, Center for Childhood Communication Scientist, Mammalian Neurogenetics Group
Adjunct Associate Professor of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Lisa Goodrich, Ph.D.
Harvard Medical School
Professor of Neurobiology
David Ornitz, M.D., Ph.D.
Alumni Endowed Professor, Department of Developmental Biology Developmental Biology Program
David Pauls, Ph.D.
Massachusetts General Hospital
Professor of Psychiatry
Psychiatric & Neurodevelopmental Genetics Unit Center for Human Genetic Research
Edwin Rubel, Ph.D.
University of Washington
Department of Physiology and Biophysics, Department of Otolaryngology, at the Graduate Program in Neurobiology and Behavior, and the Virginia Merrill Bloedel Hearing Research Center at University of Washington
Doris Wu, Ph.D.
National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders
Chief, Section on Sensory Cell Regeneration and Development
Chief, Laboratory of Molecular Biology