ADOLESCENT MEDICINE EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-157848
This expert is a highly qualified Child and Adolescent Psychologist. He received his BA in Psychology from Boston College and an MA in General Psychology and Counseling Psychology from Boston University and Boston College, respectively. He received a PhD in Counseling Psychology from Loyola University Chicago before completing a Pediatric Psychology fellowship at Temple University. He is a member of several psychological societies and is very well-published with 32 ...
Expert Witness: E-084565
This board certified expert earned a BS (highest honors) from the University of California- Santa Cruz and MD from University of California- San Diego. Residency and fellowship training were completed at Yale University School of Medicine.The expert completed a fellowship at one of the premier research and clinical centers for Autism Spectrum Disorders, Addiction, and childhood trauma. She is actively involved in a number of clinical programs and projects to increase ...
Expert Witness: E-026013
This expert in autism spectrum disorders completed his residency in Psychiatry at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York City, and has since pursued academic, research, and clinical work in the field. He is the Clinical Director of the Autism Center at one of New York's largest hospitals and also serves as the Chief of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. A member of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and the Society for Professors of Child and ...
Expert Witness: E-001061
This highly qualified expert earned his BA in Psychology from the University of Wisconsin, Madison and his MD from the University of Illinois School of Medicine. He is board-certified in Child, Adolescent, and Adult Psychiatry. He completed his internship and residency in General Psychiatry at the University of California, San Diego. After completing his internship, he went on to complete a fellowship in Clinical Psychopharmacology at the University of California, San ...
Expert Witness: E-015351
This expert specializes in child & adolescent psychoanalysis and psychiatry. He earned his MD from Washington University School of Medicine and completed fellowship training in child psychiatry at the University of Chicago. He has authored more than 120 publications in the child psychiatry and psychiatry, and has participated in more than 75 invited lectures. He is currently a clinical professor of psychiatry at a top university medical center and maintains a private ...
Expert Witness: E-009597
This fellowship trained doctor has a wide breadth of knowledge in the field of child abuse pediatrics. She received her medical degree from Ege University Faculty of Medicine and has been in practice for 31 years. She holds two board certifications, and is currently working on a parental education program to prevent shaken impact syndrome and the development of online training material on child abuse and neglect for medical trainees at the University of Iowa as well as ...
Expert Witness: E-007082
This double board certified psychiatrist has been practicing for more than a decade. He completed residency training in general psychiatry at the University of New Mexico, and fellowship training in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at the same institution. He is currently a child psychiatrist at a major university medical center, where he also serves as an associate professor in the department of psychiatry and as the director of child psychiatric consultation services. ...
Expert Witness: E-007241
This expert has been practicing for over 40 years and has experience in both hospital and ambulatory care settings. A Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner and a Certified Pediatric Primary Care Mental Health Specialist, she has been honored as a Fellow of both the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners and the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners. A Former President of the Greater New York Chapter of the National Association of Pediatric Nurse ...

ADOLESCENT MEDICINE EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

College Fails To Intervene On Behalf Of Suicidal Student ADOLESCENT MEDICINE Expert Case

College Fails To Intervene On Behalf Of Suicidal Student

This case involves a 19-year-old female college student who committed suicide in her dorm room in November of her sophomore year. The student had no history of mental illness prior to arriving at college and was physically healthy. A year before her death, …

School District Fails To Address Habitual Sexual Assault Claims ADOLESCENT MEDICINE Expert Case

This case involves a high school teacher who was accused of more than 10 counts of assault against female students over the course of his 15 years of employment at the school. The teacher was ultimately arrested and plead guilty to all counts. Dating back …

Child is Seriously Injured by Playground Equipment ADOLESCENT MEDICINE Expert Case

Child is Seriously Injured by Playground Equipment

This case involves a young boy who was seriously injured while playing on his school’s playground in Florida. A few days prior to the incident in question, the boy’s school had completed the construction on a new playground, which contained several pieces  …

School Violence Expert Witnesses Discuss Bullying Victim Suicide ADOLESCENT MEDICINE Expert Case

This claim involves a teenage girl who committed suicide after experiencing repeated bullying at her high school in Maine. There were numerous incidents of bullying documented by the schools administration, however, despite knowledge by senior school admin …

Epidemiology expert witness discusses school bullying and suicide ADOLESCENT MEDICINE Expert Case

An epidemiology expert witness discusses a case involving a teenager’s parents who sued their school district claiming that ignored bullying caused their daughter to commit suicide. The teenager was repeatedly harassed at school because she was overweight  …

Mental health resident blinded from self-inflicted injury ADOLESCENT MEDICINE Expert Case

This case involves a twenty-one year-old male patient with a past medical history of pervasive developmental disorder, moderate mental retardation and various behavioral issues. The young man had been residing in a group home since he was seventeen years o …

Gentamicin Toxicity Leads to Renal Failure and Permanent Loss of Equilibrioception ADOLESCENT MEDICINE Expert Case

This case involves a fifteen-year-old male with past medical history of spinal surgery. He underwent further surgery to remove an infected spinal implant. The procedure was performed without complications and the patient was prescribed the antibiotic Genta …

Young Female Sexually Assaulted at Private School ADOLESCENT MEDICINE Expert Case

Young Female Sexually Assaulted at Private School

This case involves sexual assault at a school. The plaintiff, a twelve-year-old female, was placing items in her locker after school had ended. At this time, a thirteen-year-old male grabbed her by the shoulders, pushed her against the lockers, brought his …

Amusement Park Ride Injures Child ADOLESCENT MEDICINE Expert Case

Amusement Park Ride Injures Child

This case involves an injury to a child while he was visiting an amusement park. While at the amusement park, the plaintiff prepared to traverse a water slide. At the end of the slide, there was a large, funnel-like bowl, where riders would spin around bef …