INFECTIOUS DISEASE AND COMMUNICABLE DISEASE EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-153918
This highly qualified expert is a family physician specializing in chronic disease management for the past 30 years. He earned his MD and completed his residency at the University of Pretoria, and went on to complete post graduate education at the Cheney Clinic, focusing on chronic fatigue syndrome, fibromyalgia and related conditions. He is an appointed medical adviser of the Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Fibromyalgia Society of British ...
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-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-036007
This highly qualified expert earned his MD from Michigan State University, he went on to complete a residency in Internal Medicine and a subsequent fellowship in Cardiology at the University of New Mexico. He completed a Masters in Public Health at Yale University. He is Board Certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine-Cardiovascular Disease and by the National Board of Echocardiography. This expert has been the recipient of distinguished honors such as, the ...
Expert Witness: E-025810
This highly qualified expert is board certified in pediatrics and pediatric infectious disease and has been practicing for 25+ years. He completed both his internship and residency trainings in pediatrics at North Shore University before concluding a fellowship program focusing on pediatric infectious disease at the same institution. He is a fellow at the American Academy of Pediatrics. He has published 21+ peer-reviewed journal articles and serves as a reviewer for 3 ...
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-006714
This expert is board certified in internal medicine, pulmonary medicine, and occupational medicine, with over 40 years of experience in simultaneous clinical and academic roles. He has held numerous prestigious positions including a professorship at the University of Cincinnati. He also formerly served as head of clinical studies at Cincinnati and the Coordinator of Research at the University of South Florida. He has been the director of several programs over his long ...
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-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 ...

INFECTIOUS DISEASE AND COMMUNICABLE DISEASE EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Athlete Develops Sepsis From Poorly Treated Skin Infection INFECTIOUS DISEASE AND COMMUNICABLE DISEASE Expert Case

…  left groin area. The patient was given a cortisone shot and sent home. Several days later, the patient presented with a soft tissue infection. The patient went back to the dermatologist and was found to have cellulitis. The patient was placed on Amoxicillin for 2 …

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

Newborn Dies From Sepsis Secondary To Undiagnosed Infection

…  with a temperature of 103. After the baby was born, labs and cultures were drawn due to the suspicion of chorioamnionitis. A placental …  seen by a primary care physician 2 days after discharge and there were no concerns during that visit. One week later, the baby was …

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

…  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 …

Emergency Department Prematurely Discharges Child With Severe Pneumonia INFECTIOUS DISEASE AND COMMUNICABLE DISEASE Expert Case

…  with pneumonia, given a 10-day course of amoxicillin and discharged from the emergency department. She returned and was found to have pneumonia with a large loculated pleural effusion. During …

Child Suffers Fatal Septic Shock Following Leg Injury INFECTIOUS DISEASE AND COMMUNICABLE DISEASE Expert Case

Child Suffers Fatal Septic Shock Following Leg Injury

…  school playground. The patient experienced persistent pain and intermittent fevers following the injury, and she was sent for imaging and blood work. Her white blood cell count was …

Social Workers Fail To Conduct Adequate Medical Screening For At-Risk Child INFECTIOUS DISEASE AND COMMUNICABLE DISEASE Expert Case

…  Her birth mother tested positive for opioids at delivery and the baby tested positive for opioids after birth. A judge promptly signed …  to the state. The child developed an infection by age 8 and was found to have AIDS. Original paperwork revealed that the mother had …

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

…  suffered a stroke within a few hours of hospitalization and was treated for alcohol withdrawal seizures. While the young woman was in …  next day, a craniotomy was performed for brain swelling and the patient was diagnosed with a stroke of unknown cause. The acyclovir …