INFECTION EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness Directory: E-090824
This expert specializes in infection control. He earned his PhD in Bioengineering from the University of Pennsylvania and pursued a fellowship focused on diagnostic imaging at the Temple University School of Medicine. For two decades, he worked for a firm manufacturing automated endoscope reprocessors, serving as the Director of R&D and the Chief of Infection Control. He currently owns a consultancy focused on healthcare quality and safety; he is also a prolific writer ...
Expert Witness Directory: E-075050
This expert in infusion nursing has more than a quarter century of experience in the field. She earned a Bachelor's degree from UC Berkeley and her BSN from San Jose State University in California; she began her decades long nursing career at the UC Davis Medical Center, before working for the Outpatient Infusion Service at a Sacramento area medical center, where she ultimately served as the Clinical Manager of Infusion Therapy. She is an active member of the Infusion ...
Expert Witness Directory: E-046152
This highly qualified expert earned his MD from the University of Pretoria and completed his Orthopedic Surgery residency at Pretoria Academic Hospital and Kalafong Hospital. He then went on to complete a fellowship in Orthopedic Oncology at the University of Florida and a fellowship in Tumor Surgery and Tissue Banking at Cornell University. He is Board Equivalent Certified in Orthopedic Surgery. This expert has published over 60 peer-reviewed journal articles and has ...
Expert Witness Directory: E-010188
This highly qualified expert has over 45 years of experience as an orthopedic surgeon. He earned his BA in psychology from Lafayette College and his MD from New York Medical College. He then went on to complete a medical-surgical internship and orthopedic surgery residency at the Hospital for Joint Diseases, and his fellowship in infectious diseases at the University of California, San Diego. He is Board Certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery, the National ...
Expert Witness Directory: E-141897
This highly qualified expert has over 50 years of experience in his field. He earned his BS and MS at the University of Illinois, and his MD at the University of Illinois at Chicago. He went on to complete a residency in Internal Medicine and a Fellowship in Infectious Diseases at the University of Illinois. He has lectured and been published extensively, and is a member of several professional medical associations. Previously, he has held various academic appointments, ...
Expert Witness Directory: E-137756
This expert in water quality has 15+ years of experience in Legionella Risk Management and 40+ years experience total in engineering related functions. He obtained his BS in Marine Engineering at the US Merchant Marine Academy. He is a member of APIC, ASPE, ASHRAE, ASHRM, AWT and AWWA. He has authored 2 books, coauthored 2 peer review papers with CDC, published numerous articles in many journals and magazines and is currently the President of a waterborne pathogen risk ...
Expert Witness Directory: 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 Directory: E-034169
This highly qualified expert is currently the Associate Dean of Clinical Affairs and Professor at a University in the Greater Baltimore Area. He is board certified in Oral Medicine and has a certificate in Prosthodontics. He has extensive experience in the area of infection control and containment in dental office settings. He is recognized for his research achievements and has been awarded 75+ service and research grants for fields including HIV/AIDS management of ...
Expert Witness Directory: E-055849
This highly qualified board certified expert has been in clinical practice for more than 20 years. Residency ad fellowship training were completed at Loma Linda University Medical Center and the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, respectively. He is actively involved in research and education: the expert serves on countless medical and surgical committees dedicated to the improvement of health care outcomes and physician education, is a reviewer and editor for ...
Expert Witness Directory: E-047556
This highly qualified, board certified expert earned his Bachelor's degree from Duke University, his Medical degree and Master's in Business Administration from the University of Pennsylvania. This expert then did his internship in general surgery and residency in Urology at The New York Presbyterian Hospital / Weill Medical College of Cornell University. This expert then completed his formal medical education by doing a fellowship in Neurourology and voiding dysfunction ...
Expert Witness Directory: E-039285
This board certified expert earned his BS from Allegheny College and MD from the University of Pittsburgh. Residency training in General Surgery was completed at the University of Colorado Health Science Center. He is a member of several prestigious surgical committees and societies and he has been recognized for his numerous contributions to improving patient care and enhancing resident and postgraduate medical education. He is actively involved in research, with more ...

INFECTION EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Nursing Home Staff Fails To Properly Clean Patient With Persistent Incontinence INFECTION Expert Case

This case involves an elderly male patient who was admitted to the nursing home after a hospital stay during which he contracted C-Difficile. Upon admission to the nursing home, the patient suffered from fecal incontinence due to the C-Difficile and was no …

Patient Develops Vegetation On Heart Following Delayed Treatment For Infection INFECTION Expert Case

…  complications following the delayed diagnosis of a brain infection. The patient presented his primary care physician with symptoms of …  a month later, the patient was diagnosed with a brain infection. It was discovered that the patient had initially contracted a …

Septic Failure In Apartment Building Leads To Toxic Mold Conditions INFECTION Expert Case

This case involves a family who refused to pay rent because of lack of maintenance and upkeep on part of the management company. There were several separate occasions in which septic failure occurred allowing waste to overflow and cause mold. The family ha …

Patient Develops Bacterial Infection From Untreated Bedsore INFECTION Expert Case

Patient Develops Bacterial Infection From Untreated Bedsore

This case involves an elderly female patient who was admitted to the hospital after losing consciousness. She was diagnosed with pneumonia, taken to the ICU, and intubated. For the remainder of her time at the hospital, she was given breathing assistan …

Pharmacy Fails To Provide Consultation Regarding Side Effects Of Antibiotics INFECTION Expert Case

This case involves a 19-year-old female patient who was prescribed clindamycin to treat bacterial vaginosis. The medication was dispensed to the patient by a local chain pharmacy location.  The medication did not have an insert when picked up from th …

Delayed Treatment Of Hepatitis Causes Death Of Pregnant Patient And Infant INFECTION Expert Case

…  admitted to the antepartum unit with a diagnosis of viral infection. Within hours, the patient became febrile. The following day, the …  expired. The hospital determined that disseminated herpes infection likely contributed to infant’s …

Elderly Patient Dies Of Complications From Legionella Infection INFECTION Expert Case

This case involves an elderly female patient who was exposed to Legionnaire’s disease from a contaminated air-conditioning unit in her Atlanta apartment. The patient developed pneumonia secondary to the Legionnaire’s and eventually passed away. An expe …

Child Suffers Fatal Septic Shock Following Leg Injury INFECTION Expert Case

Child Suffers Fatal Septic Shock Following Leg Injury

This case involves an 8-year-old female who initially presented to her pediatrician after injuring her knee on the school playground. The patient experienced persistent pain and intermittent fevers following the injury, and she was sent for imaging and blo …