David Harris MD

David Harris, MD

Attending Physician

Lecturer in Pediatrics

  • Contact: 617-355-4697

  • Fax: 617-730-0466

Medical Services


  • Inborn Errors of Metabolism
  • Genetic Eye Diseases and Disorders
  • Neurogenetic Disorders
  • Genetics
  • Prenatal Genetics
  • Dysmorphology


  • Genetics and Genomics
  • Medicine


  • English


  • Metabolism Program
  • Genetics Program
To schedule an appointment: Call 617-355-4697 or Request an Appointment

Experience and Education


Undergraduate, Zoology

Oberlin College, 1956-1960

Oberlin, OH

Medical School

University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, 1960-1964

Rochester, NY

Fellowship, Genetics

Stanford University Hospital, 1968-1970

Stanford, CA

Internship, Pediatrics

Bronx Municipal Hospital, 1964-1965

Bronx, NY

Residency, Pediatrics

Stanford University Hospital, 1967-1968

Stanford, CA


  • Clinical Genetics, Pediatrics


Dr. Harris is currently a principal investigator for the Developmental Genome Anatomy Project, which aims to, in individuals with signs and symptoms, use identified balanced chromosomal rearrangements to map and identify genes that are disrupted or dysregulated in critical stages of human development.


To schedule an appointment: Call 617-355-4697 or Request an Appointment


The future of pediatrics will be forged by thinking differently, breaking paradigms and joining together in a shared vision of tackling the toughest challenges before us.”
- Sandra L. Fenwick, President and CEO

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