ALLERGY AND IMMUNOLOGY EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-356489
This highly qualified expert has extensive experience in adult and pediatric allergies, asthma and immunology. He received his BA from Kalamazoo College and his MD from Georgetown University School of Medicine. After completing his internship and residency in internal medicine at Georgetown University Hospital, this expert went on to complete a prestigious fellowship in allergy and immunology at Florida College of Medicine. He is dual board certified in by the American ...
Expert Witness: E-138842
This expert earned his BA at Eastern New Mexico University and his PhD in Immunology at Baylor College of Medicine. He went on to complete a Fellowship at the United States Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases. He has been extensively published, including 41 peer-reviewed manuscripts, 5 book chapters, and has two patents. He is currently an Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine at a University in New Mexico. His expertise is in immunology and ...
Expert Witness: E-151673
This expert has over 30 years of experience consulting as a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist. She earned her BS in Home Economics with an emphasis in Human Nutrition and Food Service Management and her MS in Human Nutrition and Food Service Management from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. She is actively involved in her industry as a member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, the California Dietetic Association, Consultant Dietitians of California, Consultant ...
Expert Witness: E-132279
This qualified expert earned his BS from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and his MD from Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his internship and residency in internal medicine at Mt. Sinai Hospital and his fellowships in rheumatology and clinical immunology at Yale University School of Medicine. In addition to being board certified in internal medicine and rheumatology, this expert has extensive experience in clinical work, academia, and the ...
Expert Witness: E-071429
This expert on Resturant Operations has 34 years of experience in all segments of the hospitality industry. He obtained his BS in Hospitality from Florida International University and held various managerial positions as well as director positions for a Pizza Chains before moving on to more senior positions in the Food and Beverage Industry. He currently works as the Director of Operations at a seafood restaurant company.
Expert Witness: E-157104
This expert earned his Ph.D in Hospitality and Tourism Management at Purdue University. His research interests focus on the areas technology and foodservice; he has successfully published works in Hospitality Review Journal and Journal of Foodservice Business Research. His teaching experience include food and beverage management and hospitality management.
Expert Witness: E-156315
Robert Marcarelli is a well-known and respected chef, manager and restaurant consultant known throughout the Connecticut area. He has over fifteen years of hands-on business experience in restaurants, retail, catering, and the hospitality industry and over 20 years in business management. Robert’s experiences of working in the front and back of the house are what give him the competitive edge in our consulting field. Those skills, and specifically, his passion for ...
Expert Witness: E-009934
This highly qualified expert has over 35 years of experience in allergy and immunology medicine. He received his medical degree from the University of Wisconsin, and completed both an internship and residency in general medicine at The University of Pennsylvania. He then completed two fellowships, one in Allergy and Immunology and one in Nephrology and Immunology at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and the Peter Bent Brigham Hospital of Harvard University, ...
Expert Witness: E-007683
This expert has been a practicing nurse for over 25 years. Nenita is currently a Certified Nephrology Nurse and has an active membership in the American Nephrology Nurses Association. She has presented on dialysis and renal disease at various professional conferences and symposiums, while her work has been published in journals such as "Peritoneal Dialysis International" and the "Nephrology Nursing Journal" since 1996 to date. Currently, this expert is a Nursing ...

ALLERGY AND IMMUNOLOGY EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Chemotherapy Patient Contracts Gastrointestinal Infection From Consuming Shellfish ALLERGY AND IMMUNOLOGY Expert Case

…  cervical cancer. The patient went to a wedding in Maine and consumed shellfish that was offered during the cocktail hour. By the end …  patient had symptoms of food poisoning, including nausea and vomiting. She was rushed to the hospital and discovered to have acute …

Surgical Resident Performs Unsuccessful Emergent Tracheotomy ALLERGY AND IMMUNOLOGY Expert Case

…  pressure medication he was given during his ED course and his airway began to swell uncontrollably. Intubation was indicated for …  surgery resident performed an emergent cricothyrotomy and subsequently an open tracheotomy. The resident didn’t communicate to the …

Dialysis Patient is Placed on Antibiotics Despite Known Allergy ALLERGY AND IMMUNOLOGY Expert Case

…  She contracted pneumonia 6 months prior to the operation and was placed on antibiotics, but had a negative reaction to it. She reported the use of the antibiotic and her reaction to the ER physicians. Following the surgery, she was …

Nickel Essure Device Causes Severe Allergic Reaction ALLERGY AND IMMUNOLOGY Expert Case

Nickel Essure Device Causes Severe Allergic Reaction

…  a contraceptive IUD, developed severe allergic reactions and filed a mass litigation suit, an expert in allergies and toxicology was called in to discuss the use of nickel for the device. …

Toxicologist Discusses Nickel Allergy in Essure Device Users ALLERGY AND IMMUNOLOGY Expert Case

Toxicologist Discusses Nickel Allergy in Essure Device Users

…  effects, with women suffering perforation of the uterus and other organs, migration of the device outside of the Fallopian Tubes and moving throughout the body, and immune reactions that caused women to have …

Nickel Allergy Threatens Patient Health in Knee Replacement ALLERGY AND IMMUNOLOGY Expert Case

Nickel Allergy Threatens Patient Health in Knee Replacement

…  a patient whose doctors had known had a severe Nickel allergy, since he had previously needed a knee replacement and suffered extensive complications from his allergies. Nevertheless, when the …

Patient Suffers Facial Blistering Following Phototherapy Session ALLERGY AND IMMUNOLOGY Expert Case

…  the first treatment she was instructed to wear goggles and a type of helmet before she was exposed to blue light for 7 minutes. During that treatment, the technician sat next to her and counted down the minutes. The patient had no adverse reaction and her …

Restaurant Customer is Killed by Allergic Reaction to Food ALLERGY AND IMMUNOLOGY Expert Case

Restaurant Customer is Killed by Allergic Reaction to Food

…  in Connecticut. The plaintiff had a known, severe allergy to shellfish, which he indicated to restaurant staff. As a result, restaurant staff advised him to order a meal of chicken and french fries. Unbeknownst to the customer, the meal had been contaminated …

Cosmetology Expert Opines on Chemical Burns From Hair Treatment ALLERGY AND IMMUNOLOGY Expert Case

…  for a hair treatment at a local beauty salon in Rhode Island. The hair stylist did not ask the plaintiff about any allergy history or aversion to certain products before applying the treatment …