INFECTIOUS DISEASE EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: 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: E-035865
This expert has lead an extensive career in the field of biostatistics. She received her PhD from UCLA and continued her education as a postdoctoral fellow at the University of Washington. She is highly involved in HIV/AIDS research, participating in studies for over 23 years. This expert has authored 260+ peer-reviewed journal articles regarding HIV/AIDS as well as other infectious diseases. She is the recipient of the International AIDS Society Young Investigator Award ...
Expert Witness: E-014119
This expert has been the Chief of Pediatrics at the Chicago Shriners Hospitals for Children since 1981, the Medical Director of the Spinal Cord Injury program since its inception in 1983, and in 2005 became the Assistant Chief of Staff, Medicine. He received his Bachelor of Arts from Northwestern University and an MD from University of Illinois. He is certified by the American Board of Pediatrics and the Subspecialty of Spinal Cord Injury Medicine. He is the immediate ...
Expert Witness: E-004597
This expert is board certified in internal medicine with a subspeciality in transplant hepatology. He earned his BS from Indiana University and his MD from the University of Chicago. He completed residency training at the University of Pennsylvania and St. Luke's Hospital, and fellowship training in liver diseases at Mount Sinai Hospital. He has authored more than 20 publications in the hepatology and liver disease fields, and belongs to a number of prestigious societies ...
Expert Witness: E-000094
This supremely qualified Pediatric Infectious Disease expert earned a B.A. from Princeton University and an M.D. from New York University School of Medicine. He completed an internship at Yale University, residency at Duke University, and fellowship training in medicine at Harvard Medical School. This expert is President of the Vaccine Education Project and is a member of numerous professional organizations including the Pediatric Infectious Disease Society and the ...
Expert Witness: E-005210
This supremely qualified, board certified pediatric infectious diseases specialist currently holds an assistant professorship at among the finest medical institutions in the country. He has authored a vast body of publications in his field, and has pursued numerous grant funded pediatrics research projects. He has extensive experience in medico-legal consulting.
Expert Witness: E-009365
This highly qualified, quadruple board eligible expert of infectious disease expert, pediatric, Internal medicine and pediatric emergency medicine received his medical degree from the University of Minnesota Medical School. He completed a residency in Internal Medicine & Pediatrics and a fellowship training in Pediatric Emergency Medicine and Adult Infectious Diseases. He is a member of numerous professional organizations including the American Academy of Pediatrics and ...
Expert Witness: E-007202
This board certified expert has been practicing for over 40 years. A former Fellow of the College of American Pathologists, he is currently an Associate Editor for the Atlas of Pathology - Non-Tumor Diagnostic Surgical Pathology, as well as a member of the Editorial Board of both Modern Pathology and Fetal and Pediatric Pathology. Currently, this expert is a Professor in the Department of Pathology at a major medical university, where he has been a full professor for 18 years.
Expert Witness: E-000984
This double board certified expert has been practicing for over 20 years. He completed his Infectious Disease fellowship at Cornell University as well as a research fellowship at the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. Awarded the honor of Fellow of both the Infectious Diseases Society of America and the American College of Physicians, he holds membership in a multitude of other prestigious medical organizations and serves as a reviewer for over 40 medical journals. ...
Expert Witness: E-000507
This double board certified expert has been practicing for more than 30 years. Fellowship trained in Infectious Disease, she holds membership in the Infectious Disease Societies of New York and America and in the American Society of Microbiology. She has been published in professional journals such as "Journal of Clinical Microbiology" and "Infectious Disease Clinics of North America", and she has been honored in publications such as Top Internal Medicine and Infectious ...
Expert Witness: E-000582
This extremely qualified infectious disease specialist has received his education and medical training from among the finest institutions in the country. Over his 30+ years of medical practice in the field of infectious diseases, he has been appointed to high ranking medical directorships of several major infectious disease programs in the west coast. He is also a fellow of the Society of Healthcare Epidemiology of America, as well as the American College of Physicians.
Expert Witness: 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, ...

INFECTIOUS DISEASE EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Newborn Dies From Sepsis Secondary To Undiagnosed Infection INFECTIOUS DISEASE Expert Case

Newborn Dies From Sepsis Secondary To Undiagnosed Infection

This case involves a male newborn delivered via C-section. The mom had been seen in the emergency room for fever with a temperature of 103. After the baby was born, labs and cultures were drawn due to the suspicion of chorioamnionitis. A placental sample t …

Delayed Meningitis Diagnosis Causes Developmental Complications For Infant INFECTIOUS DISEASE Expert Case

This case involves an 18-month-old child who was presented to her regular pediatrician with fever and vomiting. The pediatrician advised it was a viral infection and that the parents should let the infection run its course. After several days, the child’s  …

Emergency Department Prematurely Discharges Child With Severe Pneumonia INFECTIOUS DISEASE 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 …

Child Suffers Fatal Septic Shock Following Leg Injury INFECTIOUS DISEASE 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 …

Pediatric Medicine Experts Discuss Misdiagnosis of Bacterial Infection INFECTIOUS DISEASE Expert Case

The case involves a five year old child who developed flu-like symptoms. He presented to the hospital with fever, dehydration, and lethargy. The child’s parents were originally concerned with the frequency of the child’s vomiting so they brought the child  …

Doctor Elects Not To Give HSV-Positive Patient Antiviral Medication INFECTIOUS DISEASE Expert Case

This case involves a young woman who presented to the ER with new-onset seizures. The patient suffered a stroke within a few hours of hospitalization and was treated for alcohol withdrawal seizures. While the young woman was in the hospital, there was  …

Infectious Disease Expert Discusses Delayed Treatment of Osteomyelitis INFECTIOUS DISEASE Expert Case

This case involves a teenage female patient who suffered a fracture of her left leg. She underwent a surgical procedure to stabilize the bone and was discharged. She returned to the hospital after experiencing increased pain. A wound culture was done at th …