EPIDEMIOLOGY EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-016039
This highly-qualified epidemiologist has extensive experience in the realm of drug safety. He received his BS from the University of British Columbia before earning his Pharm.D in clinical pharmacology from Idaho State University and his MS in clinical epidemiology from the University of Toronto. He subsequently completed a fellowship in pharmacoepidemiology at McGill University, serving as a postdoctoral fellow at the Baycrest Center for Geriatric Care and the Royal ...
Expert Witness: E-052611
This expert is Professor of Epidemiology in the School of Public Health at the one of the Top Universities in the US. He received his MD degree from UC San Diego and his PhD from the University of Chicago. After serving as a Postdoctoral Fellow in Epidemiology at the prestigious University of Washington Public Health School, he was an Associate Professor of Epidemiology and Biostatistics at the University of Toronto before moving to his current position more than two ...
Expert Witness: E-087425
This well-published and highly distinguished expert earned her BS and MS in Biology from Peking University in China. She then went on to complete her PhD in Genetics from Iowa State University. She pursued two Postdoctoral Fellowships in Biological Chemistry and Medicine from UC Irvine. This expert is active in her field as a member of several professional organizations, including the American Association of Cancer Research, the Society for Melanoma Research, the ...
Expert Witness: E-080623
This expert specializes in epidemiology, biostatistics and pharmacy. He is an alumnus of the UIC College of Pharmacy where he completed his PharmD before pursuing his MPH in Biostatistics and Epidemiology at New York University and a PhD in Epidemiology at the University of Washington. He completed additional training in cancer epidemiology and prevention as a postdoctoral fellow at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center in Seattle. His primary research interests are ...
Expert Witness: E-138112
This highly qualified expert has over 30 years of experience in Infectious Diseases. He earned his MD at Columbia University. He went on to complete an Internship and a Residency in Internal Medicine at Brookdale Hospital Medical Center. He then completed a Fellowship in Infectious Diseases at SUNY Health Sciences Center. He is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases. He is active in his community at a Fellow in several medical societies, including ...
Expert Witness: E-181551
This expert is extremely well qualified in the field of Craniofacial Plastic Surgery. He received his MD from Yale University School of Medicine and an MPH in Epidemiology from the University of Washington. He completed residencies in Head & Neck Surgery and Plastic Surgery at the University of Washington and the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine before completing a Head and Neck Reconstruction and Skull Base Surgery fellowship at the University of Oviedo in ...
Expert Witness: E-035866
This highly qualified expert specializes in Biostatistics, receiving his Ph.D. in Biometry from Cornell University and a fellow of the American College of Epidemiology. He has authored 100+ journal articles and held several scientific presentations around the world. He is an active member on various advisory committees. His research interests include application of biostatistics methods in health research and clinical trials. He has consulted on the design and analysis ...
Expert Witness: E-016039
This expert's research career has been focused in the area of drug safety. As a clinical epidemiologist and pharmacologist, he uses large administrative databases in Canada and the United States as the main data source for his research. In the last ten years he has made significant contributions to this area quantifying rare drug adverse events with popular prescription drugs. His research has been used by the FDA, Health Canada and European Medicines Agency
Expert Witness: E-007746
This expert has been practicing for nearly 20 years. She received her Ph.D. in Epidemiology from the University of Pittsburgh with a concentration in Women's Health and thereafter examined reproductive morbidity as an NIH National Research Service Award Individual Postdoctoral Fellow. This expert is extensively published and has served as a reviewer for numerous medical journals, including "Obstetrics & Gynecology International", "Womens Health", and "Paediatric and ...
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-012612
Al Barqawi, MD, FRCS, is an Associate clinical Professor and Lecturer in the Division of Urology at University of Colorado School of medicine. Dr. Barqawi also serves as Director of Research in the Section of Urologic Oncology. He has expertise in urologic oncology and general Urology primarily in prostate disease, early detection, novel imaging and treatment applications and epidemiology. He is interested in men’s health research, particularly sexual function and ...
Expert Witness: E-009344
This highly qualified Associate Professor of Biostatistics and Epidemiology completed a M.P.H. and Ph.D. in Epidemiology and is fellowship trained in Preventive Cardiology. He is a member of numerous professional organizations including the Society for Epidemiologic Research, the American Diabetes Association and the UMass NIH funded Diabetes and Endocrinology Research Center. He is highly active in the research community with his projects attracting millions of dollars ...

EPIDEMIOLOGY EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Cardiologist Fails To Refer Child For Additional Testing EPIDEMIOLOGY Expert Case

Cardiologist Fails To Refer Child For Additional Testing

This case involves an 8-year-old boy who experienced recurring palpitations and dizziness for several months. The child was taken to a cardiologist who thought the symptoms to be heart-related. The child’s Holter monitor tests were normal. However, no ne …

Herbicide Allegedly Responsible for Mass Incidence Of Cancer Among Users EPIDEMIOLOGY Expert Case

This case involves the alleged correlation between a broad-spectrum herbicide product and the increased incidence of lymphoma cases among its users. Initially, several thousand cases were reported from agricultural workers who had experienced prolong …

Baby Powder Claimed to have Carcinogenic Effect on Ovaries EPIDEMIOLOGY Expert Case

Baby Powder Claimed to have Carcinogenic Effect on Ovaries

When a woman’s savings had to be spent on medical treatment fees for her ovarian cancer, she filed suit alleging that the excessive use of baby powder had caused her to be exposed to harmful carcinogens. Though she had no prior exposure to harmful substa …

Epidemiology Expert Comments on Talcum-Cancer Correlation EPIDEMIOLOGY Expert Case

Epidemiology Expert Comments on Talcum-Cancer Correlation

When multiple women began to develop weight loss, abdominal lumps, indigestion, and eventual ovarian cancer following the use of a multinational brand of baby powder, the product’s company was sued for neglecting to provide warnings about their products. …

Class Action Claims Baby Powder has Carcinogenic Properties EPIDEMIOLOGY Expert Case

Class Action Claims Baby Powder has Carcinogenic Properties

An experienced epidemiologist was needed in a civil court case between a company that manufactures baby powder and past users who claimed that the product had given them cancer. The long-term health impact of the powder was brought into question by the cas …

Arboretum Named in Toxic Pesticides Lawsuit EPIDEMIOLOGY Expert Case

Arboretum Named in Toxic Pesticides Lawsuit

The death of a groundskeeper for a large arboretum prompted an environmental toxicology lawsuit against the arboretum’s owners in Missouri. The groundskeeper, a sixty-year-old man, had tended to the arboretum’s outlying gardens and landscaping for many yea …

Epidemiology Experts Discusses Viral Infection From Unsanitary Housing Project EPIDEMIOLOGY Expert Case

This case involves a middle-aged male who was a resident of a high rise urban housing project in Arkansas who contracted a rare viral infection shortly after moving in. When the man first moved in to the building, he noticed a number of rodent droppings in …