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Joseph Santos-Sacchi, PhD

Professor of Surgery (Otolaryngology), of Cellular and Molecular Physiology and of Neuroscience



Dr. Joseph Santos-Sacchi, Professor, works on understanding how outer hair cells (OHC) help us hear so well. His lab focuses on electrophysiological assessment of hair cell function and molecular manipulations of the proteins that are important for hearing.

Education & Training

  • MPhil
    Columbia University, Audiology (1978)
  • PhD
    Columbia University (1978)
  • BA
    Columbia College, Psychology (1973)

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
Master of Arts, Honoris CuasaYale University, New Haven, CT1995

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