METABOLISM EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-077503
This highly qualified expert of Endocrinology obtained his BA from Columbia, graduating summa cum laude, and his MD magna cum laude from Harvard Medical School. He completed his Internship and Residency in Medicine at Boston City Hospital (affiliated with Harvard) and his Fellowship in Endocrinology at the prestigious NIH. He went on to do additional training in Metabolism at the Washington University School of Medicine. He is Board Certified in Internal Medicine, ...
Expert Witness: E-010094
This board certified expert earned his BS from the University of Kentucky and MD from Vanderbilt University School of Medicine. Residency and fellowship training were completed at Cornell Medical Center and Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, respectively. He is actively involved in research, has published over 235 original peer reviewed articles, 110 reviews, and 40 book chapters, and has been awarded numerous multi-million dollar grants. The expert is responsible ...
Expert Witness: E-006272
This highly qualified expert is board certified in internal medicine and endocrinology and has been practicing for 39+ years. He completed his internship training at Maimonides Medical Center and his residency training at Jacobi Medical Center before concluding fellowships at Northwestern University and Georgetown University. He is a fellow at both the American College of Physicians and the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists. His outstanding work as an ...
Expert Witness: E-357290
This highly qualified, board certified endocrinologist has extensive professional experience. She earned her BA in biology from Cornell University, her MD from Buffalo School of Medicine, and her MS in medical informatics from Northwestern University. After completing both her internship and residency in internal medicine from Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, this expert went on to finish a prestigious endocrinology and metabolism fellowship at Washing University ...
Expert Witness: E-007776
This expert has been practicing toxicology for over 40 years. She holds a Master of Science in Clinical Chemistry as well as a Ph.D. in Toxicology, and an honorary doctoral degree in Medicine and Surgery from the Faculty of Medicine, University of Helsinki. She serves on the World Anti-Doping Agency's Prohibited List Committee, the National Commission on Forensic Sciences, the Organization of Scientific Area Committee on Toxicology, Transportation Research Board ...
Expert Witness: E-008810
This top board certified pediatric endocrinologist completed his MD at Emory University School of Medicine and then went on to complete a pediatric residency at University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center where he also completed a pediatric endocrinology fellowship. He is a member of the Endocrine Society and the American Diabetes Association, and is on multiple national and international advisory boards focusing on endocrinology. He has published 41+ peer-reviewed ...
Expert Witness: E-076440
This highly-qualified expert has her Masters, PhD and postdoctoral training in the area of environmental toxicology. She continues to work in this area, focusing primarily on the long term effects following exposures to halogenated hydrocarbons. In addition, her research activities involve the study of drug metabolism and nuclear hormone receptors. Her teaching activities (to dental, medical, graduate and undergraduate students), encompass the disciplines of toxicology ...
Expert Witness: E-061756
This highly qualified expert obtained his BA from UCSD. He then went on to complete an MD and PhD at UCSD. He completed a residency in Pediatrics at North Carolina Memorial Hospital and a fellowship in Human Genetics and Pediatrics at Yale University. He is a member of numerous professional societies such as the American Society of Human Genetics and the Society for The Study of Inborn Errors of Metabolism. He is a reviewer for multiple professional journals such as ...
Expert Witness: E-024774
This highly qualified expert has years of experience in assessing, developing and executing regulatory strategies. He is board certified in internal medicine and endocrinology and has been practicing for 34+ years. He received his PhD degree from Washington University and completed his residency training at Yale-New Haven Hospital. He is a fellow of the American College of Physicians and a member of multiple other professional societies, including the Endocrine Society ...
Expert Witness: E-008239
This highly qualified, double board certified Associate Professor is fellowship trained in Endocrinology. She is a Fellow of the American College of Endocrinology. She is a member of numerous professional societies such as The Endocrine Society, The American Thyroid Association and The American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists. She is an authority in her field having published over 40 peer-reviewed journal articles and authored 50 handbooks. She has won numerous ...

METABOLISM EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Toxicology Experts Opine on Inappropriate Painkiller Administration METABOLISM Expert Case

This case takes place in Virginia and involves a patient who died from an accidental overdose of prescription drugs repeatedly prescribed. The patient presented due to a chronic medical condition which required an ongoing pain management regime. The patien …

Pediatric Nephrology Expert Opines on Delayed Treatment of Renal Failure METABOLISM Expert Case

This case involves a 10-year-old boy who presented to the ER with complaints of nausea, vomiting, fever, and swelling of his lower limbs. The patient was discharged with over the counter painkillers as well as instructions to maintain fluid intake. The pat …

Neurology Expert Opines on Brain Damage Following Pacemaker Revision Surgery METABOLISM Expert Case

This case involves an elderly man who underwent revision surgery to correct an earlier procedure to implant a pacemaker. During the procedure, doctors attempted to place a line into the patient’s jugular vein in order to administer blood products, howeve …

Patent Examiner Wrongfully Rejects Patent Application for Microorganism Inventor METABOLISM Expert Case

…  the biochemical pathways responsible for this type of metabolism did not exist naturally. The invention was based on artificially introducing the pathways for this type of metabolism to the bacteria. The bacteria was invented to be used for consuming …

Expert Evaluates Failure to Treat Suspected Appendicitis METABOLISM 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 …

Doctor Prescribes Dangerous Dose of Coumadin METABOLISM Expert Case

Doctor Prescribes Dangerous Dose of Coumadin

This case takes place in Maryland and involves a male patient who had a prior history of lung disease related to blood clots which was worsening. The doctor’s plan was to have the patient take 5 mg of Coumadin a day, however the instructions that were giv …

Patient Suffers Mental Side-Effects From Anesthesia METABOLISM Expert Case

Patient Suffers Mental Side-Effects From Anesthesia

This case takes place in New York and involves a male patient who presented to an urgent care facility with complaints of severe pain in his right leg. The patient’s leg was examined, and it was determined that he was suffering from a torn ACL. The patient …

Emergency Room Misdiagnoses Patient With Chest Pain METABOLISM Expert Case

Emergency Room Misdiagnoses Patient With Chest Pain

This case involves a middle aged female with no past medical history. She was taken by EHS to an Emergency Room in the state of Nevada, with chest pain/chest burning, diaphoresis, and shortness of breath after riding her bike to work. These symptoms persi …

Unadjusted Dose of Antibiotics Causes Death METABOLISM Expert Case

Unadjusted Dose of Antibiotics Causes Death

This case involves a patient who died nine months after taking 750mg of Levaquin for five days. The drug was prescribed for a suspected urinary tract infection, urolithiasis, and bronchopneumonia by an advanced nurse practitioner at an urgent care clinic.  …