David was born in Framingham, MA, and grew up in Cohasset on the South Shore. During his undergraduate studies in Genetics at the University of Rochester in New York, David was a volunteer intern with the Center for Resuscitation Science. Following this David worked full-time as a research assistant prior to starting medical school at the University of Massachusetts Medical School. David completed a residency in Emergency Medicine at the Harvard Affiliated Emergency Medicine Residency Program at Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women’s Hospital. David is an attending faculty member at the University of Rochester and has special research interests in toxicology and pharmacology.