Daniel Roberts, MD, PhD

Hometown: Marblehead, MA
Undergraduate School: Hamilton College (Biology)
Medical School: Boston University School of Medicine
Graduate School: Boston University
Research Interests: Neurotology, vestibular schwannoma tumor biology, cochlear implants


  1. Roberts, D.S., Lin, H.W., Herrmann B.S., and Lee D.J. (2012). Differential cochlear implant outcomes in older adults. The Laryngoscope. Accepted for publication
  2. Braunstein L., Roberts D.S., King E., Lin H.W, and Goguen, L. Pathology Quiz Case: Multifocal Granular Cell Tumor. (2012). Archives of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery. Accepted for publication.
  3. Kim J.H., Roberts D.S., Hu Y, Lau G.C., Brooks-Kayal A.R., Farb D.H., Russek S.J. (2012). Brain-derived neurotrophic factor uses CREB and Egr3 to regulate NMDA receptor levels in cortical neurons. J Neurochem. 120(2):210-9.
  4. Roberts, D.S., Faquin, W.C, and Deschler, D.G. (2011). Report of a second primary giant cell tumor of the temporal bone and infratemporal fossa. B-ENT. 7(4):301-3.
  5. Lin, H.W., Roberts, D.S., Kay J, Stankovic, K.M. (2011). Sensorineural Hearing Loss following Imatinib (Gleevec) Administration. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. Jul 13.
  6. Roberts, D.S., Hutchinson, C.T., Aliphas, A., Mahoney E.J., and Grundfast, K.M.(2008). Analysis of Recurrent ACE Inhibitor-Induced Angioedema. The Laryngoscope. 118 (12):2121-4.
  7. Roberts, D.S., Dowdall, J.R., Winter, L., Sulis, C.A., Grillone, G.A., and Grundfast, K.M. (2008). Cervical Tuberculosis: A Decision Tree For Protecting Healthcare Workers. The Laryngoscope. 118(8):1345-9.
  8. Reddy, T.E., Shakhnovich, B.E., Roberts, D.S., Russek, S.J., DeLisi, C. (2007).Positional clustering improves computational binding site detection and identifies novel cis-regulatory sites in mammalian GABAA receptor subunit genes. Nucleic Acids Res. 35(3):e20.
  9. Raol, Y.H., Lund, I.V., Bandyopadhyay, S., Zhang, G., Roberts, D.S., Wolfe, J.H., Russek, S.J., Brooks-Kayal, A.R. (2006). Enhancing GABA(A) receptor alpha 1 subunit levels in hippocampal dentate gyrus inhibits epilepsy development in an animal model of temporal lobe epilepsy. J Neurosci. 26(44):11342-6.
  10. Roberts, D.S., Hu, Y., Lund, I.V., Brooks-Kayal, A.R., Russek, S.J. (2006). Brainderived neurotrophic factor (BDNF)-induced synthesis of early growth response factor 3 (Egr3) controls the levels of type A GABA receptor alpha 4 subunits in hippocampal neurons. J Biol Chem. 281(40):29431-5.
  11. Roberts, D.S., Raol, Y.H., Bandyopadhyay, S., Lund, I.V., Budreck, E.C., Passini, M.J. Wolfe, J.H., Brooks-Kayal, A.R., and Russek, S.J. (2005). Egr3 stimulation of GABRA4 promoter activity as a mechanism for seizure-induced up-regulation of GABAA receptor α4 subunit expression. PNAS. 102(33): 11894-11899.