AUTISM EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-499772
This highly-qualified expert has 25 years of experience as a psychologist, specializing in child and family psychology issues such as child maltreatment, sexual abuse, trauma,a nd the evaluation and diagnosis of neurodevelopmental, cognitive, behavioral, and mood disorders and Autism Spectrum Disorder. She earned her BS, MS, and PhD in psychology from Florida Institute of Technology, and spent one year completing postdoctoral training in pediatric neuropsychology with ...
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-025287
This highly qualified expert is board certified in behavior analysis and conducts studies on autism spectrum disorders. She received her MS degree in special education from the University of Illinois and her PhD degree from Indiana University. She is a member of the board of directors at the National Autism Society of America and the vice-president at Northwest Indiana Autism Society of America. She has published a dozen peer-reviewed journal articles and is a guest ...
Expert Witness: E-180358
This board certified expert has over 25 years of experience in the field of developmental-behavioral pediatrics. He earned his MA and his MD at the University of Cambridge in England. He completed a residency in pediatrics at Duke University, and a fellowship in behavioral and developmental pediatrics at the University of North Carolina. He has been published and lectured extensively, and has participated in the writing of a number of policy statements for the American ...
Expert Witness: E-183510
This expert is currently a Clinical and Forensic Psychologist at a Private Psychology Practice. This expert specializes in all aspects of child custody, including child custody evaluations, parenting plans, parental alienation, mediation, reunification therapy, and domestic violence. She has extensive experience in diagnosing and treating Post Traumatic Stress Disorders, as well as working with the recovery community on addiction and substance abuse.
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-046351
This highly qualified, board certified in Canada and the USA, exceptionally published expert earned his Bachelor's and Medical Degree from McGill University. This expert then did his internship and residencies in Pediatrics and Neurology at the Montreal Children's Hospital. This expert then completed a Post Doctoral Research Fellowship in Molecular and Medical Genetics at McGill University. This expert is a member of numerous medical societies, has earned numerous ...
Expert Witness: E-026014
This highly qualified, board certified, extremely well published expert earned her Bachelor's and medical degree from the Shanghai Medical University, which were followed by a PhD from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. This expert went on to complete her internship in Pediatrics at the State University of New York at Syracuse and her residency in Pediatric Neurology at Johns Hopkins University. This expert then completed her formal medical education ...
Expert Witness: E-007747
This expert has been practicing for over 30 years. She received her Ph.D. in Epidemiology from the University of California, Berkeley and completed a fellowship in Epidemiology there as well. She has published over 80 peer-reviewed journal articles and sits on the Editorial Board of "Pediatric and Perinatal Research", the "American Journal of Public Health", "Pediatrics", "Annals of Internal Medicine", and "Autism Research". She is a member of the Scientific Review ...
Expert Witness: E-008429
Over 30 years experience. Has served on multiple medical school faculties, worked on-staff, in administrative roles and as a consultant to numerous programs and facilities. Current interests include life care planning, rehabilitation for neurological, psychiatric, medical and intellectual impairments; complex cases; behavior analysis; outcomes research; staff training; and program development. Works with diverse ages, ranging from pediatrics to geriatrics across a ...

AUTISM EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Negligent Supervision Causes At-Risk Student To Choke AUTISM Expert Case

Negligent Supervision Causes At-Risk Student To Choke

This case involves a 7-year old Autistic student enrolled in a public school. School documentation indicated that the student was at risk of choking and provided special instructions regarding her care. As part of her care instructions, the student primari …

Emergency Department Prematurely Discharges Child With Severe Pneumonia AUTISM Expert Case

This case involves a minimally verbal 12-year-old female who presented to the same hospital system pediatric emergency room multiple times over a 3 month period. She was first diagnosed with pneumonia, given a 10-day course of amoxicillin and discharge …

Autistic Patient Aspirates After Being Left Unsupervised By Nurse AUTISM Expert Case

This case involves an autistic female patient who was suffering from excessive volitional water intake. She was admitted to the ICU with seizure episodes and uncontrollable vomiting. The patient was placed on a water restriction with an order for restr …

Hospitalist Fails To Diagnose Meningitis In Autistic Child AUTISM Expert Case

This case involves an autistic 11-year-old girl who presented to the pediatric emergency room with high fever, cough, and fatigue. She was diagnosed with pneumonia, given a 10-day course of amoxicillin, and discharged. The child’s symptoms worsened ove …

Statistics Experts Review Data Sets In Pharmaceutical Drug Report AUTISM Expert Case

This case involves several autistic male children who developed gynecomastia after taking the drug risperidone. It was alleged that the pharmaceutical company that marketed this drug hid evidence that would have alerted clinicians and regulatory aut …

Child is Injured by Negligent Home Nursing Care AUTISM Expert Case

Child is Injured by Negligent Home Nursing Care

…  care of a physically and mentally disabled child on the autism spectrum, who was typically cared for at home by his parents. On the day …