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David S. Gazzaniga MD Research

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Research Experience

Universidad di Fisiologia, Verona, Italy 1991, Marina Bentivoglio PhD – Defining cortical pathway in primate brains using florescent markers and stereotactic surgery

University of California, Irvine 1989, Herbert Killackey PhD – Investigating the development of the somatosensory cortex in rats through immunohistochemical techniques

University of California, Irvine 1988, Vincent Caiozzo PhD – Investigating the existence of calcium induced, protease activity in nerve cells using gel electrophoresis.


Illgen, Richard MD, Gazzaniga, David S. MD, Kasser, James MD, Glimcher,Melvin MD PhD, Ashkar, Samy PhD. Osteopontin and Macrophage in Early Fracture Healing. Orthopaedic Research Society. Anaheim, CA 1999.


Macrophage Recruitment and Activation in Fracture Healing: identification of a novel peptide – Harvard Combined Orthopaedic Residency – 2000

Teaching/lecture Experience

Guest Speaker NY Sports Medicine Symposium, June 2005, Orthopedic Treatment of Arthritis of the Shoulder

Guest Speaker NHL‐AOSSM meeting, July 2004, Toronto, Canada. Foot Fractures in NHL

Guest Speaker EBI, February 2003, Treatment Alternatives for Medial Compartment Osteoarthritis.

Guest Speaker Sulzer 2002, Total Shoulder Instability, Texas Shoulder Roundtable

Course Design/Instructor Harvard Musculoskeletal Anatomy Course 1997

Harvard Medical School, Guest Grand Rounds Speaker 1995, Pigmented Villonodular Synovitis, Brigham and Women’s Hospital Department of Orthopedics.