LABORATORY MEDICINE EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-150072
This expert has over 25 years of experience in pathology and laboratory medicine. She gained her MS in microbiology and MD from the University of Texas, San Antonio. She completed her residency in anatomic and clinical pathology and fellowship in surgical pathology at Mount Sinai Medical Center. This expert is board certified in anatomic and clinical pathology and is licensed as a laboratory director. Most recently she has been a clinical associate professor of pathology ...
Expert Witness: E-005114
This qualified, board certified pathology expert has remained in active practice for over 20 years. He has a vast body of grant-funded research and publication experience in the field of surgical pathology with expertise in thoracic pathology (lung, pleura and mediastinum), endocrine pathology (thyroid) and soft tissue tumors. He has served in such high ranking departmental positions as Director of Anatomic and Surgical Pathology for the Ohio State University Hospitals ...
Expert Witness: E-022468
This highly qualified pharmacology expert obtained his BS in biology from Rockhurst University and his PharmD at the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Pharmacy. He completed his residency in Pharmacy at Duke University and is certified as a pharmacist, in pharmacotherapy, and medication therapy. This expert is a member of the North American Drug Diversion Investigators, the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy, and the American Society of Heal-System ...
Expert Witness: E-009712
This expert received his medical degree from Wayne State University and an MSc in Environmental Health from the City University of New York. He completed his residency at Brown University and the Mayo Clinic, and he is board-certified in Internal Medicine and in Occupational Medicine. In his current clinical role, he provides diagnostic and intervention advice to patients concerned with exposure to toxins. He also collaborates with clinical laboratory scientists 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-010132
This expert's is a Physician-Scientist (M.D. and Ph.D) who serves as an attending hepatologist at a top tier university. He specializes the care of viral hepatitis (HCV and HBV) and other liver diseases. His research interests have been centered on hepatitis C virus (HCV) virology, pathogenesis, and virus-host interaction including immune response. For the past 10 years during his PhD and Post-Doctoral training, he has investigated viral-host interactions that regulate ...
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-009723
This expert graduated at the top 1% of his class at Shiraz University of Medical Sciences. He has performed over 4000 cataract surgeries and is a reviewer for multiple prestigious journals including the American Journal of Ophthalmology and the Journal of Refractive Surgery. He is currently partaking in 2 fellowship programs at a major university medical center and is also a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and American college of American pathologist.
Expert Witness: E-007712
This board certified expert has been practicing for over 20 years. He completed his Pathology residency at the Holy Mercy Hospital of Sao Paulo and a second Pathology residency at the University of Texas - Houston prior to completing a Fellowship in Surgical Pathology at the M.D. Anderson Cancer Center and a Gastrointestinal Pathology fellowship at Yale University. He is widely published in journals such as "World Journal of Gastrointestinal Oncology", "The International ...
Expert Witness: E-007532
This board-certified and fellowship-trained expert has 16 years of experience in forensic pathology. After receiving her M.D. from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, she finished a fellowship in Anatomic Pathology at the University of North Carolina and a fellowship in Forensic Pathology at the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. A member of the National Association of Medical Examiners and the American Academy of ...

LABORATORY MEDICINE EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Patient Suffers Septic Shock Following Laboratory Clerical Error LABORATORY MEDICINE Expert Case

This case involves an elderly woman with a history of poor circulation who was treated at a wound care clinic for lower extremity lymphedema and several leg wounds. She developed clear signs of infection along those wounds, including foul-smelling band …

Doctor Sued for Allegedly Disregarding Critical Lipid Panel Test LABORATORY MEDICINE Expert Case

The family of a thirty-five year old man sued his physician, claiming that she had ignored the results of the man’s lipid panel and was complicit in his consequent fatal heart attack. Already carrying a history of smoking and hypertension, the man had be …

Neurology Expert Discusses Fatal Delay in Meningitis Diagnosis LABORATORY MEDICINE Expert Case

This case involves a young male patient in Ohio who presented to the emergency room with complaints of back pain that had lasted several days. After a brief physical evaluation, the patient was prescribed a muscle relaxant and discharged without any lab s …

Laboratory Management Expert Discusses Clerical Mistake in Cancer Test Results LABORATORY MEDICINE Expert Case

This case involves a 70-year-old woman from Kansas who had routine visits with her internist to screen for cancer. She had a family history of a particular type of cancer, and standard blood work was ordered for cancer screening. However, there was a da …

Expert Evaluates Failure to Treat Suspected Appendicitis LABORATORY MEDICINE Expert Case

This case involves a female prison inmate who suffered serious injuries from a ruptured appendix while she was serving time in a county correctional facility. The Plaintiff first presented to the prison infirmary with complaints of severe, radiating pain …

Doctors Fail to Diagnose Acute Leukemia LABORATORY MEDICINE Expert Case

Doctors Fail to Diagnose Acute Leukemia

This case takes place in New York and involves a female patient with a past medical history of hypertension, high cholesterol, and obesity. The Plaintiff initially presented to the hospital complaining of diarrhea and vomiting along with a chronic cough. S …

Lack of Monitoring Results in Permanent Cardiac Injury LABORATORY MEDICINE Expert Case

Lack of Monitoring Results in Permanent Cardiac Injury

In this case, the plaintiff from Minnesota drove himself to the ER with complaints of pain brought on by physical activity. The emergency room doctor had administered a test which was indicative of insufficient blood flow to the heart. The treating phy …

ER Doctor Fails to Recognize Patient’s Risk for Cancer LABORATORY MEDICINE Expert Case

The case takes place in Minnesota and involves a male patient who presented to the ER with abdominal pain. He underwent a CT scan and was diagnosed with an enlarged prostate. The treating physician allegedly did not mention the possibility of cancer durin …