People in the lab

Lina Reiss, Ph.D.

Principal Investigator and Lab Director

Lina Reiss photo

Dr. Reiss joined the Otolaryngology faculty in January 2010. She obtained an undergraduate degree in Mechanical Engineering from Princeton University in 1997, and a Ph.D. in Biomedical Engineering from Johns Hopkins University in 2005.  She became involved with cochlear implants when conducting research in the Hybrid cochlear implant clinical trial as a postdoctoral fellow at the University of Iowa. She has a severe-profound bilateral hearing loss and has worn hearing aids since early childhood.

Current lab members

Reiss Lab 2018
Reiss Lab 2018 (in air)

Top photo, from left:  Yonghee Oh (Postdoctoral fellow), Carly Mattson (Masters student), Bess Glickman (Research assistant), Lina Reiss (Lab Director), Joe McClellan (Otolaryngology resident), Curtis Hartling (Audiologist).

Other lab members (not pictured): Irina Omelchenko, Melissa Lawrence, Morgan Eddolls, Andrew Baker, Holden Sanders, Larissa Viegas-Bennett, Nishad Sathe