David BriscoeDirector, Associate Professor | Boston, Massachusetts
Dr. David Briscoe is an Associate Professor of Pediatrics at Harvard Medical School and the Casey Lee Ball Chair in Transplantation at Boston Children's Hospital. He trained in Pediatrics, Nephrology and transplantation immunology, and directs a research program focused on the understanding of chronic allograft rejection with a goal to enhance long-term outcomes following solid organ transplantation. Dr. Briscoe earned his medical degree at the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland and performed his initial residency training in General Medicine and Pediatrics in Dublin. He also completed Pediatric Residency training at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center in Denver, Colorado, and a postdoctoral fellowship in Pediatric Nephrology at Boston Children’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School. Among several honors, Dr. Briscoe was awarded a Young Investigator Award and the Basic Science Investigator Award of the American Society of Transplantation. He was also elected to the national honors society, the American Society of Clinical Investigation in 2004. In 2008, Dr. Briscoe became the Fellowship Program Director in Pediatric Nephrology at Boston Children's Hospital and Principal Investigator of a T32 training program grant. In 2013, he was appointed Director of the Transplant Research Program at Boston Children’s Hospital, and in 2015, he became the first incumbent Casey Lee Ball Chair in Transplantation.