DEMENTIA EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-134949
This qualified expert received his PhD in architecture and environment-behavior studies from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, MS in architecture from Texas A&M University, and his BArch in architecture from the Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology. He is a fellow of the Gerontological Society of America and a member of the Environmental Design Research Association. He has conducted extensive research in the areas of seniors' housing, nursing home ...
Expert Witness: E-055916
This qualified expert of Sleep Center Administration, Geriatric Psychology, Correctional Nursing obtained her LPN from Calhoun Community College and her RN from Snead State Community College. Further, she is expected to obtain her BSN from the University of North Alabama. She is Certified in Basic Life Support, Crisis Prevention, and as a Dementia Practitioner. She is currently a Registered Nurse at a Behavioral Healthcare Clinic in the South
Expert Witness: E-005311
This compassionate physician is board-certified in neurology and psychiatry, serving patients in the Central Coast region with neurological disorders. She evaluates and treats many disorders of the nervous system including traumatic brain injury, headaches, back and neck injuries, multiple sclerosis, and dementia. She received her M.D. from the prestigious George Washington University School of Medicine after completing an MS degree at Georgetown University. She did her ...
Expert Witness: E-160382
This highly qualified expert received her BA in Psychology from Loyola Marymount University and went on to receive her MS and PhD in Clinical Psychology from Pacific Graduate School of Psychology. She is a member of several distinguished neuropsychology associations including the American Academy of Clinical Neuropsychology, the International Neuropsychological Society, and the New York State Association of Neuropsychology. She previously worked as a Psychology ...
Expert Witness: E-055952
This expert is a Board Certified in Psychiatry, with a background in pharmacology. He received is PhD in Pharmacology and his MD at Northwester University. He did his Psychiatry residency at Harvard Medical School and a fellowship in Geriatric Psychopharmacology at the National Institute of Mental Health. He has thirty years of experience practicing Geriatric Psychiatry/Psychopharmacology. He is among the early leaders in his field; he is credited with founding the ...
Expert Witness: E-047630
This board certified expert who is the president of the American Medical Directors Association for his state earned his BA from Boston University. Residency training was completed at the University of Connecticut. He has made over 15 presentations and has over 15 original peer reviewed articles in his over 20 years of clinical practice. The expert frequently lectures on numerous topics in geriatrics such as dementia, medical direction in long term care and hospice, and ...
Expert Witness: E-009708
This highly qualified MD and Ph.D. is a behavioral neurologist and cognitive neuroscientist. On a daily basis, he functions as a clinical neurologist, clinical research scientist, teacher/mentor, and advisor/consultant on strategic national science policies. In his clinical role, he sees and cares for patients with disorders of cognitive and behavioral function due to brain damage, with an emphasis on language disorders, dementia, traumatic brain injury, and the ...
Expert Witness: E-005551
This expert is a Professor of Psychiatry and the Director of the Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia Center of a major university hospital. He treats patients with Alzheimer’s disease, train medical students and residents, and conduct research on Alzheimer’s disease. He completed his residency and fellowship training in psychiatry and neuropsychiatry at Johns Hopkins Hospital. He has published many research reports on the impact of dementia and the use of psychotropic ...

DEMENTIA EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Home Health Aid Forms Inappropriate Relationship With End-Stage Dementia Patient DEMENTIA Expert Case

…  case involves a wealthy elderly woman with dementia who required a home health aid during the last year of her life. The …  had the right to inherit the woman’s estate. An expert in dementia was sought to review the woman’s medical records and determine if she …

Depakote Manufacturer Sued over User’s Psychotic Episode DEMENTIA Expert Case

Depakote Manufacturer Sued over User’s Psychotic Episode

…  After the episode he was diagnosed with frontal lobe dementia, and was adjudicated not guilty by reason of mental defect. His health …  to have neglected a proper diagnosis and treatment of his dementia, and the ensuing malpractice case utilized testimony of an internist …

Alzheimer’s Patient is Allowed to Wander Away from Nursing Home Property DEMENTIA Expert Case

This geriatric psychology case involves a male patient with Alzheimer’s who was living at a small, independently owned nursing home in Alabama. The patient was known to wander aimlessly as a symptom of his Alzheimer’s, however there was no senior care pla …

Nursing Home Resident Suffers Abuse from Caretaker DEMENTIA Expert Case

Nursing Home Resident Suffers Abuse from Caretaker

This senior care case involves sustained abuse of a nursing home resident. A male resident of the Defendant nursing home had lived in the home for several years before experiencing any abuse. Shortly before the abuse began, the nursing home underwent a p …

Internal Medicine Physician Prescribes Haldol to Parkinson’s Patient DEMENTIA Expert Case

This case involves a seventy-two-year-old male, with a medical history of Parkinson’s disease, who presented to the emergency room after sustaining a deep laceration to his leg. The patient was admitted and over the next few days, the leg became severely i …