David P. Corey

Bertarelli Professor of Translational Medical Science

David P. Corey, PhD, is the Bertarelli Professor of Translational Medicine in the Department of Neurobiology at HMS. His laboratory works both on elucidating the molecular composition of the mechanotransduction complex in auditory receptor cells, and on developing new viral vectors for gene therapy for the inner ear. He has served on the advisory council of the National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders, has chaired the Organizing Committee for the Molecular Biology of Hearing and Deafness meeting, and has co-organized the Mechanics of Hearing meeting. He has received the Award of Merit from the Association for Research in Otolaryngology. At Harvard Medical School, he currently directs the Bertarelli Program in Translational Neuroscience and Neuroengineering, and co-directs the Harvard Medical School Center for Hereditary Deafness.