DRUG INTERACTIONS EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-137597
This expert has served the Drug Enforcement Administration for 21 years before entering the private sector. He gained a BA in law enforcement administration from Youngstown State University and was a state trooper for the Maryland State Police for 7 years before joining the DEA. At the DEA, he investigated international and domestic crime organizations, seizing millions of dollars in drug-related assets. This expert has been decorated numerous times and has been honored ...
Expert Witness: E-000140
This highly qualified and board certified psychiatrist has been practice for 33+ years. He earned his BS at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and MD at Emory University. He completed residency training in psychiatry at Massachusetts General Hospital. This expert is a member of several professional organizations including the American Psychiatric Association and American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law. Currently, he is a clinical instructor at a university ...
Expert Witness: E-035156
Medication Information Specialist with over 30 years of pharmaceutical experience in the areas of mental health comorbities, chronic pain management, psychiatric pharmacotherapy, pharmacoepidemiology, substance abuse, therapeutic medication monitoring, pharmaceutical marketing, illicit drug usage, adverse drug reactions, medication interactions, dietary and herbal supplements.
Expert Witness: E-006693
This human factors psychologist has nearly 30 years of experience as a safety analysis professional. She began her career as a Human Factors Psychologist with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), and she currently owns and operates a firm that examines the design, instructions and warnings of consumer products. She conducts training for manufacturers on issues such as anticipating product hazards, consumer behavior, motivation & perceptions, foreseeable ...

DRUG INTERACTIONS EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Court Finds Combined Consideration Hinders Relevance of Expert Testimony in Risperdal Gynecomastia Cases DRUG INTERACTIONS Expert Case

…  the expert discussed both pediatric neurology and drug labeling issues. He opined that the development of gynecomastia secondary to Risperdal use is rare and that the drug was both safe and effective. Discussion The plaintiffs argued that the …  plaintiffs also argued that the expert’s opinion that the drug was safe constituted an argument, not an expert testimony, and should, …

Patient Taking Anxiety And Blood Pressure Medications Is Charged With DUI DRUG INTERACTIONS Expert Case

This case involves a 66-year-old woman who was pulled over on suspicion of DUI. At the time she was pulled over, she was driving 23 miles over the speed limit and was swerving in and out of the left lane. The woman had a history of back ailments and had p …

Patient Develops Blood Clotting Disorder From Testosterone Use DRUG INTERACTIONS Expert Case

This case involves a 60-year-old male that was prescribed testosterone for 6 months. He was found to have a pulmonary embolism and deep vein thrombosis at the end of the 6 months. Testing was done which showed he had developed Factor V Leiden blood-clo …

Optometrist Overlooks Drug Interaction That Causes Patient To Go Blind DRUG INTERACTIONS Expert Case

This case involves a middle-aged male patient who was on chloroquine for treatment of extraintestinal amebiasis for several years. He subsequently presented to his optometrist for changes in his vision. He was diagnosed with ocular migraines, which he  …

Pharmacy Error Limits Treatment Options For HIV Patient DRUG INTERACTIONS Expert Case

Pharmacy Error Limits Treatment Options For HIV Patient

This case involves a 52-year-old HIV positive male patient who initially refused antiretroviral therapy. When his viral load climbed up to near 30,000, he was prescribed a particular medication, however the pharmacist who filled his prescription accid …

Patient Develops Compulsive Behavior While Taking Antipsychotic Medication DRUG INTERACTIONS Expert Case

This case involves a 26-year-old male patient with bipolar disorder and severe depression who was prescribed the antipsychotic aripipiprazole. This patient had a family history of bipolar disorder and alcoholism. While taking the antipsychotic medi …