OCCUPATIONAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL MEDICINE EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-059404
This expert received her doctorate from the University of Michigan and worked as an environmental toxicologist for Syracuse Research Corporation, where she did quantitative human health risk assessment for the EPA on a variety of substances including solvents, pesticides and metals. As a certified industrial hygienist, certified professional ergonomist and environmental scientist she continues to apply her knowledge to improve occupational and environmental health.
Expert Witness: E-059189
This expert has over 40 years of experience in the occupational health and safety field. He received his BS from Oakland University and MPH in Environmental Health from the University of Michigan. He has been certified by the American Board of Industrial Hygiene in the comprehensive practice of industrial hygiene since 1980. He is also certified by the State of California, Division of Occupational Safety and Health as a Certified Asbestos Consultant, and holds all ...
Expert Witness: E-144040
This qualified expert in occupational medicine, toxicology, epidemiology and public health, chemical and biological weapons, and weapons of mass destruction obtained his MPH in epidemiology at The Johns Hopkins University and his MD from the University of Cincinnati. He completed an internship in internal medicine at the Wright State University. He completed a residency in Clinical Environmental and Occupational Medicine at Emory University and is a fellow of the ...
Expert Witness: E-078412
This highly qualified and fellowship trained expert earned his BS in Biology from Cornell University and his MD with Distinction from the University of Rochester. He also holds an MPH from SUNY Albany's School of Public Health. He completed both residency and fellowship training in occupational and environmental medicine at prestigious Harvard University. As a result, he is board certified in occupational and environmental medicine as well as public health and general ...
Expert Witness: E-027937
This highly qualified expert is board certified in occupational and internal medicine and has been practicing for 23+ years. He received his M.D. from Harvard University and completed his residency training in occupational and internal medicine at both Rhode Island Hospital / Brown University and Rutgers Medical School. He also received his M.P.H. in occupational health and toxicology from Rutgers University. He is a fellow at both the American College of Occupational ...
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-008130
This double board-certified expert has over 30 years of experience in preventive medicine, specifically aerospace and occupational medicine. He received a M.D. from the University of Kansas and finished a fellowship in Space Medicine at NASA and the Johnson Space Center in Houston. A Senior FAA Medical Examiner, he has been elected as a Fellow to the American College of Preventive Medicine, the Aerospace Medical Association, and the American College of Occupational and ...
Expert Witness: E-055049
This highly experienced physician is board certified in Occupational Medicine, Aerospace Medicine, and Hyperbaric Medicine. Frequently performing independent medical examinations, he is certified in the evaluation of disability and in the assessment of impairment ratings. He is a Fellow of the American College of Preventive Medicine, the American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, and the several Wound Care Organizations. In addition to his clinical ...

OCCUPATIONAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL MEDICINE EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Septic Failure In Apartment Building Leads To Toxic Mold Conditions OCCUPATIONAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL MEDICINE Expert Case

…  who refused to pay rent because of lack of maintenance and upkeep on part of the management company. There were several separate …  conditions including asthma and C. difficile. An expert in environmental medicine familiar with household pathogens was sought to opine on …

Industrial Building Allegedly Causes Employees Cancer OCCUPATIONAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL MEDICINE Expert Case

Industrial Building Allegedly Causes Employees Cancer

…  building that allegedly contributed to a host of ailments and cancers for a group of individuals working there. 7 years before the case …  building in question was used as a pottery manufacturing and storage facility. The building was eventually turned into office spaces …

Talc Silicate Allegedly Harms Miners’ Health OCCUPATIONAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL MEDICINE Expert Case

Talc Silicate Allegedly Harms Miners’ Health

…  in talc mines following an investigation into the mineral and silicate combinations of typical mines. Allegedly, the health issues arose …  asbestos, with numerous workers contracting cancer and respiratory issues after prolonged exposure to the mine. The trial hinged …

Scrap Metal Workers Suffer Lead Poisoning Due to Alleged Employer Negligence OCCUPATIONAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL MEDICINE Expert Case

…  case had a business focused on processing scrap metal and lead-bearing byproducts into refined lead alloys. The process utilized by …  to produce these alloys is known to produce lead dust and residue that is dispersed into the air, allowing it to be inhaled by …

Woman Suffers Permanent Spine Injury Due to Delay in Care OCCUPATIONAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL MEDICINE Expert Case

…  case takes place in Illinois and involves a young woman who injured her back while stacking boxes at her …  the emergency room, where she was given a cervical collar and an MRI was performed, at which point a bulged disk was detected. She was …  the same day. She followed up the next day at an occupational health facility, where she was given medication and instructed …

Man Develops Cancer From Radon Exposure at Work OCCUPATIONAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL MEDICINE Expert Case

Man Develops Cancer From Radon Exposure at Work

…  case takes place in New York and involves a facilities maintenance manager who was diagnosed with lung cancer and died after exposure to toxic levels of radon gases in the basement office …  at the college, due in part to the impermissible and lethal levels of radon present in the building for decades. The levels of …

Ship Worker Gets Mesothelioma From Using Asbestos Rope OCCUPATIONAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL MEDICINE Expert Case

Ship Worker Gets Mesothelioma From Using Asbestos Rope

…  on board ships as a helper removing valves from engine and boiler rooms to be reconditioned. When he was removing the valves, he had …  His job involved removing old insulation from the valves and putting new wicking and rope packing in the valves. Both of these jobs …

Property Owner Improperly Removes Asbestos OCCUPATIONAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL MEDICINE Expert Case

Property Owner Improperly Removes Asbestos

…  complained that many of the appliances were outdated and that the home had numerous structural problems and pest infestations. The …  The contractor did not notify the state Department of Environmental Protection that he would be disturbing asbestos when he replaced …